Constructing the future of work beyond age barriers

Chubb, Laura
May 2008
People Management;5/29/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p12
The article focuses on the data released by the British Office for National Statistics which show that employees are now working past state retirement age than ever before. Around two-thirds of those still working are doing so out of financial necessity, according to an accompanying survey by the Department for Work and Pensions. The traditional views and patterns of work and retirement are breaking down, says Chris Ball, chief executive of The Age and Employment Network.


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