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Diplodocus Dinosaur at its End

Full-time Employment Is Going Extinct (And That’s The Good News)

If you’re a late-career professional, you have a lot to think about for retirement planning. You probably haven’t saved enough yet, and you worry about those Millennials out to get your job. Here’s some new research out of Harvard and Princeton that could add to your woes: 10 million jobs have created between 2005 and […]

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Do You Have What it Takes to Be a Late-career Entrepreneur?

Entrepreneurs aren’t all bowtie-wearing 26-year-olds with a liberal arts MA. According to the Kauffman Index of Startup Activity — startup activity rose in 2015, for the first time in 4 years. But what’s really interesting is that 24.3% of entrepreneurs are now 55-64 years old, compared to 14.8% in 1996. Part of this change is driven […]

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Stop Telling Yourself Your Retirement Will Be Ok

The reality of the 40 or 50-year-old corporate executive is that things have changed. Your retirement isn’t what you expected.   In fact the change has accelerated since the Global Financial Crisis.  The roots however go back much farther. Until the early 1980’s wage growth in the U.S. had grown at 2.2% for around 80 […]

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