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IN THE NEWS

Boomers Take the Retire out of Retirement | NPR.org | Jan 2011

2011: A Boom Year for Baby Boomers | Seattle Times | Jan 2011

Boomers Hit New Self-Absorption Milestone: Age 65 | New York Times | Jan 2011

Age & Happiness: The U-Bend of Life | The Economist | December 2010


ELDERING: WISDOM IN ACTION
An exploration into the nature of Eldering, including the relationships between Eldering, wisdom, action, coaching, leadership and the future. 
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MID-LIFE LEADERSHIP
An investigation of the challenges of retirement and the opportunity we have to be leaders in the second half of life.
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WISDOM OF THE AGES
An inquiry into whether we can learn to be wise, the shortcomings of conventional wisdom, and the distinguishing characteristics of what is most needed today—unconventional wisdom.
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Eldering

Womans face

“The human species is entering a period of dramatic and potentially devastating change as the result of forces of our own creation that are now largely beyond our control…. The outcome will depend in large measure on the prevailing stories that shape our understanding of the traumatic time at hand—its causes and its possibilities. Perhaps the most difficult and yet essential aspect of this work is to change our stories.”
—David Korten
Author of The Great Turning and When Corporations Rule the World
Great Turning website

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