Its funny how much we hear on the news about the next twenty-something internet sensation who is revolutionizing technology. Too often this is the view we see of success. We see that end tend to believe that this is the new way of things and if we are older we may become discouraged.
The truth of the matter is that as we grow older we have additional skills and life experiences which come together to provide a wealth of insight and experience. I believe what helps to turn the tables in favor of the more experienced person to couple experience with the ability to keep growing. Continued growth leads to a more mature person staying relevant and informed in current trends.
This is a short message to those of you who have a wealth of experience from which to pull from. Don’t discount your life experiences. The reality is that the twenty-something is the exception and not the rule. That is what makes it news worthy.
Micheal Hyatt does a great job illustrating this in his post titled,