Introducing Revolution55


Revolution55 is unlike anything that has existed before. It is a community of active, engaged people 55+ brought together for the sole purpose of helping brands and companies deliver more relevant and useful products, services and marketing to their lives.

Introducing Revolution552020-04-30T01:25:45-04:00

How To Enjoy Your Solitude: Self-Care Tips For Active Agers


It is an extremely frightening time for people of all ages across the world. In North America, we are all doing our best to stay home and help flatten the curve. The act of self-isolation, however, can take its mental toll – specifically for Active Agers.

How To Enjoy Your Solitude: Self-Care Tips For Active Agers2020-04-09T16:59:04-04:00

5 ways the pandemic will impact Active Agers


Saying that our world will change dramatically post COVID-19 pandemic is an obvious and gross understatement. We are seeing just the initial impacts on individuals and our society and it is difficult to project what the longer-term future holds given these highly uncertain times.

5 ways the pandemic will impact Active Agers2020-04-30T00:50:05-04:00

How Active Agers spend their Leap Day could say a lot about them


As certain annual occurrences, beyond holidays, like the summer and winter solstice are often observed with special activities and celebrations, I thought it would be fitting to pull together a top 5 list of activities Active Agers might do to celebrate (or at least spend time doing on) Leap Day, 2020.

How Active Agers spend their Leap Day could say a lot about them2020-02-27T15:11:35-04:00

Super Bowl 2020 Ad Roundup


We round up a few of our favorite spots (we call them “touchdowns”), and some we think missed opportunities (“fumbles”), at least when it comes to connecting with the Active Ager.

Super Bowl 2020 Ad Roundup2020-01-30T18:29:14-04:00

Ageism at the Oscars?


While sex and race discrimination remain an obvious issue in the film industry, one could argue that at least older actors are not being left out by screenwriters and when casting directors call for leading and supporting characters. At least that’s true for men when looking at this year’s nominations.

Ageism at the Oscars?2020-01-23T16:01:42-04:00

Top 10 Holiday Gifts for the Active Agers in Your Life


Our 2019 gift guide for people over 50: With the holiday season here (it really seems to have sneaked up on us this year) it’s time to continue the tradition we started last year by sharing our second annual list of gifts that people over 50 really want.

Top 10 Holiday Gifts for the Active Agers in Your Life2019-12-18T12:29:11-04:00

Holiday Ad Roundup


The holiday season is in full swing, which means a plethora of holiday ads. With a very active interest in all things Active Ager, we naturally apply a critical eye to the holiday ads launching almost daily from around the globe.

Holiday Ad Roundup2019-12-18T12:30:02-04:00

Cause for Clowning Around


While I have donated my time personally and through our business to many worthwhile causes and organizations over the years, the primary focus of my volunteer efforts is supporting the Santa Claus Parade, held every third Sunday in November in Toronto. This past weekend marked the 115th Parade.

Cause for Clowning Around2019-11-22T13:13:49-04:00

The Age of Aging Seamlessly


One of the first ‘laws’ (those of us at Age of Majority like to share) of marketing to older consumers is to be very careful about assigning them labels. No one wants to be called “old” or lumped in with any group that by nature is associated with aging – i.e. silver, grey, senior and so on.

The Age of Aging Seamlessly2019-11-22T12:21:50-04:00