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When No Advice is Worse Than Bad Advice

When No Advice is Worse Than Bad Advice

Shannon Hicks May 8, 2017 1

Professionals not providing all options can have devastating consequences “Failing to provide a client with viable options can be just as damaging, if not worse than providing poor advice” Such is the case in

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What Elders Can Teach Us in These Disruptive Times

What Elders Can Teach Us in These Disruptive Times

Amara Rose March 14, 2017 3

Elder Wisdom for today We’re living in highly disruptive times. That’s a given. That our elders are key to elevating how we live in these disruptive times may be less obvious. But behind the

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How to Invent Retirement

How to Invent Retirement

Amara Rose June 2, 2015 0

With the burgeoning Maker movement, co-work spaces and crowdfunding platforms, possibilities exist to encourage and support older inventors that weren't available even a decade ago. And the seniors themselves are an evolving lot: more

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The Hero’s Journey for the Third Act: Transforming Our “Story” of Aging

The Hero’s Journey for the Third Act: Transforming Our “Story” of Aging

Amara Rose May 12, 2015 4

Conscious eldering is an opportunity to view our closing chapters as those in many indigenous cultures do: as a time of harvest, when the joy and wisdom of a lifetime can be translated into

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Got Wisdom? Pass It On! A Global Exchange for Positive Aging

Got Wisdom? Pass It On! A Global Exchange for Positive Aging

Amara Rose May 5, 2015 4

Everywhere, the time is ripe for elders to step up and change the culture of aging worldwide, guiding the shift from a needs-based, consumer society to a collaborative society, an intergenerational society in which

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Retired – Or Retooled?

Retired – Or Retooled?

Amara Rose January 13, 2015 7

Today's retirees can retire and retool, in any number of ways. If they haven't yet done so, it's helpful for those approaching or in retirement to take a long look at how they might

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Becoming the Older Generation / Part 3:  Getting Retirement Right

Becoming the Older Generation / Part 3: Getting Retirement Right

Amara Rose December 16, 2014 3

Rightsizing for retirement means getting finances in order, along with possessions and perspective for the next phase of life. A reverse mortgage may offer a way to meet these goals, by augmenting style and

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Social Impact Bonds and Aging in Place

Social Impact Bonds and Aging in Place

Amara Rose November 25, 2014 1

A viable social impact bond for aging in place needs the right metrics and benchmarks, such as doctor visits and a quality of life index, in order to gauge its success. As six people

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