“Older people are often faster at carrying out complex tasks that allow them to draw on their contextual knowledge and years of work experience.” Age UK
The world is changing. Today, there are 9.4 million people in employment over the age of 50 in the UK. That’s equivalent to over 30% of the workforce. With no fixed retirement age, many workers are choosing to delay retirement and stay working in order to top up their pensions. This has left many business owners concerned older workers are holding their business back.