As many in the workforce get close to the traditional retirement age, there is a realization that they've never felt better and retirement should be somewhere off in the future. This older workforce brings experience, intellect and confidence that are invaluable contributions to their employers and coworkers. People are working longer and this comes at a time when more workers are needed given the low unemployment rates.  

This article talks about the fastest growing segment of the workforce. Boomers bring diversity - mentorship possibilities abound and older and younger workers have many opportunities to learn from each other. Keep in mind, we all must catch ourselves from the underlying ageism that exists. This article is a good reminder.