Ageism is alive and well, with old-age stereotypes lurking in public and private institutions. From the water cooler to the webpage, negative age bias is frustratingly prevalent. For older individuals, recognizing the current reality is a difficult, yet necessary, first step toward self-empowerment. Those who take that step position themselves to make their later years as productive and purposeful as they can be.
Posted on in Journal Article, tagged as Ageism, Aging Workforce, Later Life, Older Workers, Self-Empowerment, Stereotypes.