Concierto de AARP en Miami

Posted on 05/1/2015 by | AARP Florida | Comments

Events | Press No te pierdas a Gloria Estefan, Rita Moreno y Jon Secada el sábado 16 de mayo en el Miami Beach Convention Center durante el Evento Life@50+ de AARP. Dulces sonidos en South Beach La superestrella y siete veces ganadora del premio Grammy Gloria Estefan se une a la leyenda del espectáculo, Rita Moreno,  ganadora de los premios Grammy, Emmy, Tony y Óscar, y al dos veces ganador del premio Grammy Jon Secada el sábado para una noche de música que …

AARP Health Innovation@50+ Tech Expo

Posted on 05/1/2015 by | AARP Florida | Comments

Events AARP is helping innovative business leaders connect with capital and future customers through the trendy crowdsourcing phenomenon – and this time, the focus is on consumers 50-plus. The fourth AARP Health Innovation@50+ LivePitch competition May 14-16 will end with two innovative entrepreneurs getting financial backing for their business plans in the “50 and over” health technology and innovation sector. The AARP Health Innovation@50+ Tech Expo showcases the latest trends in digital health technology solutions across a spectrum of health and wellness challenges …

Nunca es tarde para comenzar un negocio

Posted on 05/1/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Español | Local Resources | Money & Work Por Susannah Nesmith Hace algunos años, Christine Acosta se vio en una encrucijada. Había dejado su puesto en American Express para cuidar de su padre enfermo. Cuando falleció tras años de lucha contra la diabetes, Christine quiso volver a trabajar, pero no parecía haber un puesto para ella en el mercado laboral. “Creí que iba a volver al mundo empresarial y decir: ‘Ya regresé. ¿Quién me quiere? Hagan cola’ “, cuenta. “Pero no fue así”. Después de un año de …

Never Too Old to Start a Business

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Money & Work By Susannah Nesmith Christine Acosta found herself at a crossroads several years ago. She had left a job at American Express to care for her ailing father. When he died after years of battling diabetes, she wanted to go back to work, but the job market didn’t seem to have room for her. “I thought I’d walk back into the corporate world and say, ‘I’m back. Who wants me? Form a line,’ ” she said. “That didn’t happen.” After a year …

Life@50+ Expo Comes to Miami Beach

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Events | Uncategorized Sun, sandy beaches, and appearances by newswoman Robin Roberts and entertainers Rita Moreno and Jon Secada—all this and more are awaiting those going to Life@50+, the AARP National Event & Expo in Miami Beach, May 14-16. Sessions and workshops are aligned with AARP Life Reimagined, which helps people 50-plus adapt to challenges and possibilities in five categories: health and wellness, money and work, technology and innovation, travel and lifestyle, and arts and culture. A crowd of about 20,000 is expected …

AARP: Is Your Florida Neighborhood Livable Today and In the Future?

Posted on 04/20/2015 by | AARP Florida | Comments

Community | Health & Wellbeing | Home & Family | Press New Livability Index helps you assess, plan for needs and wants. St. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The AARP Public Policy Institute today is launching the AARP Livability Index, a first of its kind resource that allows people to determine how well their communities are meeting their current and future needs.  People, policy makers and the private sector can use the Livability Index to measure how their location – down to the neighborhood level – rates across a comprehensive range of metrics that reflect …