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Succession Planning for the Next Generation

By Shane Joseph, published on Jul 10, 2014

I have written previously about the Echo Boomers (EB) and their challenges in our globalized, me-first, dog-eat-dog world. In my writing, I have castigated my generation, the Boomers, for insulating our offspring from the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune through bailouts and inheritances. I have accused the EBs of hiding inside parental cocoons that have long passed their expiry dates. What I have failed to do, is ask the question whether the EBs even want to play a role in this world that we have created, or whether they have been pushed far enough to want to create their own from the... (more)

Tags: boomers, next, echo, generation

Self-Publishing Report: Interview with Wayne Hatford

By boomergirl, published on Feb 6, 2013

I have a wonderful guest with me today. Wayne Hatford, author of Going for Excelsior: Thriving in Seniorhood, is going to tell you what it's like to self-publish and give you a few tips to help you if you decide to self-publish your book. Wayne is a teacher, writer, editor and author dedicated to bridging the gap between the physical and non-physical worlds. To that end, he channeled a friend, Janice Horn ~ “Letters from Janice: Correspondence with the Astral Plane” and, more recently, the spirit essence of Rudolph Valentino ~ “Valentino Speaks: The Wisdom of Rudolph Valentino”... (more)

Tags: author interviews, seniors, boomers, rudolf valentino, wayne hatford, going for excelsior

The Burden of the Echo Boomers

By Shane Joseph, published on Oct 27, 2011

They bear many names: Echo Boomers, Millennials, Gen Y, Boomerang Generation, Trophy Kids—our kids—born circa 1980-2000. They have been characterized as left-leaning team-workers (counterbalancing their parental neoliberal inheritance), technologically adept multi-taskers, cultural liberals, and social conservatives with high aspirations towards work and career. They are also classified as possessing delayed maturity for taking longer to leave the nest.

And they face the highest youth unemployment in the workplace in decades and low entry level wages that force them back into the nest... (more)

Tags: china, india, world, new, boomers, great, greatest, echo, generation, millennials

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