Just came across this interesting US article which covers some points that I have made before but adds some others and if you are job seeking is well worth a read.
The unfairness (and wisdom) of paint
16 hours ago
Focuses on the pluses of being 50 plus and provides the latest statistics, case studies and stories about the healthiest, wealthiest and longest living generation in history. This is the back up to The Rainbow Years:The Pluses of Being 50+.
|For the sake of research 1,900 people were questioned and the main reason for men wanting a divorce was that their partner was no longer interested in sex while women argued that their reason to head for a divorce was the emotional coldness of their husband. Emotional coldness contributed to 28% of those divorced in the over 50 category. |
The research revealed that 10% couples admitted that they no longer have anything to talk while 14% said that constant nagging was responsible for their divorce. The research also found that 27% admitted that they no longer are committed to their marriage while 5% were unhappy that their partner flirted with friends and colleagues. Another major factor among couples to divorce was the financial matter. Around 9% couples complained that their partner failed to contribute financially to their relationship that led to a divorce while 8% said that their partner spent too much.