Last week, IBM fired 100,000 workers they deemed too old. Clearly, those who make these decisions today will be those affected tomorrow.
As our populations grow ever older, our thinking should evolve with it. Ashton Applewhite believes that age is only a number, but it holds infinite value.
Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week we look at media titans changing to fit AI, a rethink of media agencies, and a push for age diversity.
By 2031, one in three people in NSW will be aged fifty or over. I feel it’s time to re-examine our thoughts on what ageing means on a community level, to better secure our futures.
Pointing out how ageist Australia is and how insensitive Julie Bishop has been, Mike Welsh pens an open letter to Foreign Affairs Minister over her “sixty is the new forty comment”.