Successful Baby Boomers
Everyone wants more success in their lives, but the definition of success is much more subjective than anything else. Being a successful baby boomer depends on your own definition of success. Spending more time and energy towards whatever your current short term goals are will help you attain more of what you define as success, and will very likely make you happier.
You probably have already accomplished much of what you want to accomplish, and you may want to set your sights on some new goals such as entrepreneurship or traveling to some of the places you’ve always wanted to travel within the next 6 to 12 months.
Define your goals and start working on them
Age is not a limitation at all for your ability to rebrand yourself and to create a fresh new outlook in your career and life. Learning and evolving is a lifelong task, and you can always pick up new skills and knowledge and present yourself in a completely new light to your potential employers and social network with enough effort and the right plan.
No matter what age you are, rebranding is simply a matter of taking the initiative to make the changes necessary to be able to rebrand yourself confidently. There should be nothing intimidating or frightening about your wishes to do this; almost everyone understand the need to evolve and make changes in your life so that you are fulfilled, satisfied, and accomplishing all of the goals that you want to accomplish.
Tesla Model S
The latest Tesla vehicles include some of the most innovative and modern automobile concepts ever designed, and because of that fact some may think that the vehicle is targeted for more of a younger buyer. However, that couldn’t be any further from the truth, as many Tesla vehicle owners are seniors who are looking for energy efficient new methods of transportation and who have the money to spend on Tesla’s pricey automobiles.
The Tesla Model S in particular has been an attractive option for seniors who want comfort, energy efficiency, safety, and who want to be on the cutting edge of vehicle technology and development. It offers a unique combination of features that cannot be found in other vehicle models.
Texting and Driving for baby Boomers
According to AARP, 41 Million boomers own smartphones, an increase of 53% in the last two years. As ownership of smartphones is on the increase, road safety issues become more critical for older drivers.
Baby boomers have always enjoyed the freedom of conquering new horizons. Smartphones are no different. Smartphones have become the new territory to conquer and enjoy. With the freedom of the road, GPS enabled, what is there to stop baby boomers from enjoying their new sense of freedom of staying in touch with friends and families by smartphones? Smartphones bring opportunities to post instantaneous pictures on Facebook, while families and friends are big features that come with the press of a button.
People of all ages may be forgetful at one time or another. For example, your vehicle keys always seem to disappear no matter how often you put them in the same place!
That is not to say that there is a tendency to lose mental sharpness as you age. The good news is there are many ways to keep your mind active that will allow you to enjoy life to the fullest well into the later years in life.
Research has shown that adopting lifelong learning habits is one excellent method to keep your mind active. School is no longer only for youth. Today people have the opportunity to pursue rigorous courses of study that can be applied in the pursuit of a second or third career – or simply to utilize as a contributing member of society.
Guard Against Fraud
Statistics reveal that as much as twenty percent of the senior population has been a victim of fraud and that it often goes unreported for a number of reasons. First, the perpetrator may be a family member or loved one, or they may be intimidated.
Just as often, the criminal justice system is too confusing to manipulate and seniors are also concerned they will be viewed as incompetent and incapable of handing their own affairs.
In light of this, it is important to become proactive in learning how to guard against fraud. What follows are five simple rules to avoid being a victim of deception.
Ray Ban & Baby Boomers
Did you have the chance to check out Ray Ban’s latest campaign? It features a couple from the Baby Boomer generation holding a portrait of themselves as a young couple. Of course the couple in actuality is wearing Ray Ban Wayfarers. They look stylish and are happily smiling and hugging each other. Check out the image above, because it is worth a thousand words. For the fabulous sunglasses please visit ray-ban.com
Coffee shops are everywhere. They are an emerging trend that brings many people from different demographic groups together. All around cities, these “five star Starbucks” are fully equipped with comfortable seats and caffeine drinks. Soon enough, many of us are starting to call these our second home.
Why are coffee shops so important to baby boomers? First of all, there is nothing like a good cup of coffee (or tea) any time of the day. Especially if your barista is a friendly youngster who makes sure you get the best customer service possible and leave with a smile. Secondly, it is a great place to meet new faces. Continue reading
Are you a Baby Boomer?
Retirement is now completely different for the baby boom generation. Our retirement options are getting more and more expensive because of the fact that we have more unrestricted income to spare. Are you a baby boomer? Can you place yourself in any of the following categories?
National and international travel is very popular among baby boomers. To prove my point, some close friends recently disbursed money on an Airstream. Continue reading
All that matters this week is that iris are blooming in Virginia. Soon it will be followed by sweet fragrances that sweep through the night as if you are in a perfumed garden from Omar Khayyam days.
Iris flowers ushers in early spring after the tulips and daffodils are gone. The flowers are delicate and fragile subject to the whims of rain and wind. At least, we know that warmer weathers await us. The beauty of irises lies in its elegant long flat leaves, followed by its elegant long stems, and best in show: the flowers.