CEO's improve with age, says study
- Old executives never die... McGraw, Dan // U.S. News & World Report;10/14/96, Vol. 121 Issue 15, p61
Ponders the question of whether or not it is fair to dismiss a person's competence because of advanced age. Examples of business chief executive officers (CEO) over the age of 70, including John Justin and Leslie Quick Jr.; Mental vigor of people over 70 being verified by science; Use of a...
- Does Age Matter? // Trustee;Jul2008, Vol. 61 Issue 7, p7
The article discusses a survey of the average age of chief executive officers (CEOs) in the U.S. conducted by the Health Research & Educational Trust and the Center for Healthcare Governance. It was found that about 48% of freestanding hospitals were more likely to have more board members at...
- Age-related performance in a multiple-task environment. Sit, Richard A.; Fisk, Arthur D.; Sit, R A; Fisk, A D // Human Factors;Mar1999, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p26
Younger and older adult participants performed a dynamic multiple-task requiring concurrent processing of 4 independent tasks. Component-task performance emphasis (i.e., task priorities) was biased by differential point allocations across task components. After training, the point structure was...
- Hot Numbers. Allis, Tim; Birnbaum, Cara; Blitzer, Polly; Califano, Julia; Lee, Elyssa; Lennon, Christine; Meltzer, Dana; Metcalfe, Jacqueline Y.; Nordberg, Anna; Parr, Karen; Richford, Rhonda; Rubenstein, Hal // InStyle;Jun2005, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p273
Focuses on the various activities by women irrespective of their age.
- Age Differences in the Use of Visual Information for Controlling Step Length in Walking. // Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology;Jun2001 Supplement, Vol. 23 Issue 2, pS65
Presents an abstract of the study 'Age Differences in the Use of Visual Information for Controlling Step Length in Walking,' by W.P. Berg and L, Monterotti, presented at the 2001 conference of the North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA).
- Age is a factor in predicting number of gardeners in year... // American Nurseryman;09/01/96, Vol. 184 Issue 5, p16
Presents the projections studied by the American Demographics on large group of households entering the prime gardening ages. Breakdown of gardeners in the year 2000.
- Finally--No Gender Difference! Jerger, James // Journal of the American Academy of Audiology;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 18 Issue 10, preceding p813
This section introduces the article "The Effects of Age and Gender on Lipreading Abilities" by Nancy Tye-Murray, Mitchell Sommers and Brent Spehar published within the issue.
- You're never too old to learn. Marino, Sal F. // Industry Week/IW;04/06/98, Vol. 247 Issue 7, p18
Opinion. Offers observations regarding the relationship between age and learning. Advice to young people regarding their age and experience; Suggestions for chief executives regarding good management.
- Automatic category search and its transfer: Aging, type of search, and level of learning. Fisk, Arthur D.; Rogers, Wendy A. // Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences & Socia;Mar97, Vol. 52 Issue 2, pP91
Examines the extent that age differences in performance improvement may vary with task type and type of learning. Similarities and differences between age groups of transfer for learning within memory search; Older adults' capability of transfer for learning; Implications for the understanding...