Tag: work

  • Deb Gale + Rich Eisenberg on UNretirement

    I’ve always given the notion of retirement shortest shrift on The Big Middle. What does it even mean in 2022? We don’t retire these days, we shift gears, we make […]

  • Jeremy King [REPLAY+]

    The pandemic has hammered the job prospects of older workers. We got a measure of how hard in the latest from the UK’s official recordkeeper, the Office for National Statistics. Vacancies […]

  • Bradley Schurman

    We in The Big Middle years could easily drown in the ocean of information and advice sloshing around about how we should be – how we should reflect, recalibrate, repackage […]

  • Lucas Chambers

    You’re going to love this one, the second in a new strand of The Big Middle I’m calling Taking Your Shot. This is a story of professional ethics, motivation and […]

  • Kerry Hannon

    We are talking work this time – the now, how, why and even the what-to-wear of it through the murky lens of COVID. “None of us know where it’s headed; […]

  • Judy + Adrian Reith

    Regular listeners to my podcast know I’ve got a well-developed aversion to preachy, paternalistic books about how to figure out what next in The Big Middle years, mid-40s through 70s. […]

  • Pavlina Tcherneva

    The global news headlines about looming mass unemployment are terrifying for the millions already out of work: Coronavirus unemployment crisis could flatten a generation The unemployment dam is about to […]

  • Martin Hyde

    This time on The Big Middle, we’re homing in on the intersection of rapid population ageing and globalisation – the two biggest social transformations of our times. How does the […]

  • Jeremy King

    A trailblazing effort to attract older workers to the restaurant trade is why this episode of The Big Middle sees me happily installed in the splendour of The Delaunay grand […]

  • Deborah Garlick

    These days, we openly talk about virtually everything. So why oh why are some shtum when it comes to menopause? Too many barely whisper the word when it’s a life […]

  • Marci Alboher

    “What if we looked at our ageing population not as a problem but as an army of experienced social problem solvers” That quotable quote is from my guest, author Marci […]

  • Karen Wickre

    The first month of every new year heralds a blizzard of resolution listicles – 10. 20, 50 ways to go faster, go smarter, be more authentically you – whatever that […]

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