'The Lost Generation' is Over-Educated and Outfoxed by Baby Boomers


On New Year's Day, the first of the 76 million Baby Boomers turned 65 years old. Many more of them than expected will continue working. Experienced in how to play the go-to-work game, they usually outfox younger generations at getting jobs. You might say these boomers know when to hold 'em and when to fold 'em, ranging from what to request for compensation to how much sucking up to do.