Village to Village The Key To Age Friendly Communities

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Are San Diego Villages The Key To Better Health?

The Village Concept The Village Concept is part of a movement started by the Beacon Hill Village 2002. The idea is having elders stay in their communities and bring in services to support aging in place. As a result, the Beacon Hill village’s pioneering effort has led to over 140 villages around the world. On a national […]

Is Mesh The Alternative To the Aging Services Patchwork?

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Aging Services in San Diego

Aging Services: Mesh Versus Patchwork Mesh is described as similar to a web or a net as it has many attached and connected woven strands. Patchwork is the piecing small pieces of fabric together to create a larger piece. What if we changed how we talked about the aging services network? Why Ask The Question? Dr. Bill […]

Breaking Bread With @DrBillThomas

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Age Of Disruption Tour

Breaking Bread A Conversation With Dr. Bill Thomas This week Eden Alternative and Green House Project founder, blogger and musician Dr. Bill Thomas arrived in San Diego as part of his Age of Disruption Tour. The tour was an opportunity for San Diegans and those working in the field of aging to explore and share their […]

American Airports: No Place For Old People

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American Airports Failing In Plain Sight   SAN-SFO-AUS-DFW-DCA-IAD are a few airports I’m familiar with that make no attempt to meet the growing needs of America’s aging society. With over 65 million Americans in the retirement pool and 10,000 Americans turning age 65 every day for the next 15 years, airports seem to be ignoring the writing on the […]

.@DrBillThomas Age Of Disruption Tour Comes To #SanDiego

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Dr Bill Thomas Age of Disruption Tour San Diego

AGE OF DISRUPTION TOUR Our culture tells us that aging will change us against our will, and for the worse. Internationally acclaimed longevity expert Dr. Bill Thomas argues that this is false. Blending myth and science, live music and visuals, Dr. Bill Thomas’ Age of Disruption Tour is a modern day American Chautauqua barnstorming the country in […]

#SocialMedia Session at #AiA16

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Social Media For Professionals In Aging Session A big thanks to everyone who participated in our high energy presentation Social Media For Professionals In Aging. @CarmenzaMillan and I were thrilled with such a large attendance!For those of you who were unable to attend our session below is a the presentation and a bonus tip sheet […]

#SXSW Claim To Fame: I Was The Warm Up Act For @FLOTUS

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SXSW Art

FLOTUS Talks About Aging At #SXSW FLOTUS was at this week’s SXSW Music Conference in Austin, Texas, First Lady Michelle Obama share her thoughts about aging, “You talk about your 30s being good? Your 50s — wooo! Phenomenal. I plan to go into my 60s blazing. Blazing! And trying to be as fly and as healthy as I […]

Heading To #AiA16? Come Tweet With Me!

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How To Leverage Twitter For Business Tips For Entrepreneurs

Come Tweet With Me! Today I shared this presentation with fellow entrepreneurs at Hera Hub coworking space and I believe it can be helpful to #AiA16 attendees. Watch this video to get tips on how to connect with your followers. Have questions? Direct Message me on Twitter. Slide 1 Why Get Started on Twitter? The […]