Next Avenue, a public broadcasting service digital publication, states its mission tomeet the needs and unleash the potential of older Americans and to Inform, educate, enlighten and enrich the public and to help inform civil discourse essential to American Society.
The informational and inspirational articles/videos offer valuable put-into-practice guidance in areas of health, money & policy, work & purpose, living and caregiving.
This episode will discuss trends regarding retirement, educational pursuits, societal attitudes and misconceptions towards older adults, how this affects an older person's self image and their openness to pursue passions, interests and entrepreneurial pursuits in the elder years.
Because people may think of older adults as not being tech savvy, they may have a misconception that they don't shop online. But, from shopping to checking the weather, seniors are using the internet more frequently and are a significant demographic using social media.