You Want to Work Longer. Will Employers Cooperate?
Ageism remains an issue in the labor force. Contributor Mark Miller offers ideas to defend against it.
Working longer offers one of the best paths to improved retirement security. But 50 years after passage of landmark legislation aimed at preventing age bias, our public policy remains out of sync with that goal.
The Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 was part of a broad wave of civil rights legislation that included the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965.