Bloomberg Gives Shout-Out to Older Workers

Michael Bloomberg, founder of the financial services company Bloomberg LP and former mayor of New York City, says younger people worry about hiring older workers. They come up with a lot of excuses, like older workers are “old school” or “won’t fit in with the culture,” but the bottom line is they don’t want older employees, Bloomberg said at a panel in New York today. Kudos to Bloomberg for calling this out. Not only is this, er, illegal (and hard to prove, as this …

New York City’s Mayor Turns His Attention To Improving Senior Centers

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg takes a look at “senior centers” and seeks to update them with his business-minded point of view and results-oriented attitude.