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  Forget that image of a hospice worker sitting next to a hospital bed in a dimly lit room. Today, hospice care is delivered everywhere from the golf course to the casino.   As they brace for the eventual needs of the aging baby boom generation, hospice providers are working to diversify their services and… Continue Reading With boomers coming, hospice industry diversifies

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SBA, AARP team to help boomers in business

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By Dan Hannaher The U.S. Small Business Administration and AARP are launching a strategic alliance to provide counseling and training to entrepreneurs over age 50 who want to start or grow a small business. Through SBA’s online training courses and its nationwide network of business mentors and counselors, the two organizations have a goal to… Continue Reading SBA, AARP team to help boomers in business

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The U.S. Small Business Administration and AARP are partnering to help entrepreneurs older than age 50 start their own small business. The alliance between the two organizations will provide counseling and training to the aspiring entrepreneurs. The SBA training, mentors and counselors will be available online and the SBA and AARP expect to train 100,000… Continue Reading SBA and AARP helping boomers start their own business

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Editor’s note: This story is part of an occasional series about the business of aging. Baby boomers will change the look of Colorado Springs’ workforce during the next five years, and that will present a host of challenges for human resource professionals. Either the workforce will look grayer as boomers opt to stay in their… Continue Reading Human resource execs grappling with aging workforce

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El Paso County is ahead of other counties when it comes to planning for the silver tsunami, according to national experts who study the issue. Local community leaders are already rallying around the topic of aging trying to plan for the estimated 82,000 baby boomers, those over age 65, who will live in El Paso… Continue Reading El Paso County a leader in baby boomer planning

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Innovations in Aging hosting workshop

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The Colorado Springs Innovations for Aging Collaborative is preparing to meet the baby boomer wave that’s about to wash over El Paso County. The collaborative is hosting a workshop April 21 at Colorado College’s Worner Campus Center. The objective of the meeting is to identify a project related to aging that the community can rally… Continue Reading Innovations in Aging hosting workshop

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Local economist Tucker Hart Adams recently wrote, “If you live long enough, you will get old.” Continue Reading Age-appropriate business: As county ages, business opportunities mature

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Baby boomers are expressing anxieties about losing their driving freedom and mobility. In a survey by American Automobile Association, nearly half of senior drivers said they are worried about losing their freedom when it’s time to give up the car keys. Every day, between 7,000 and 10,000 Americans turn 65; they are the generation known… Continue Reading Boomers nervous about losing driving freedom, AAA survey reveals

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Tourism leaders from across the state will meet in Durango for the first Southwest Tourism Summit. The summit, hosted by the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, will be April 5-6 and is dubbed “The Source” because it aims to provide businesses and organizations with seminars, workshops and presentations by tourism industry professionals from around… Continue Reading Tourism leaders and small businesses set to meet in Durango

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Baby boomers mean big business for El Paso County

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El Paso County baby boomers could mean big business for those who figure out how to market and create new products and services for the generation with spending power. “There has been abuzz over the last few years about business and boomers,” said Brent Green, CEO of Brent Green & Associates and an expert in… Continue Reading Baby boomers mean big business for El Paso County

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