Implications: I’ll be talking with a home improvement contractor later this morning; that’s just one industry impacted by home values that shifted in response to the housing meltdown of 2006-2009. There are many others, including some categories that are not, at first glance, directly connected to the real estate market.
Are you ready to serve the new age senior, as they move into their retirement years without quitting work? How will the retirement needs of Baby Boomers be different than their grandparents’ needs during the same life stage? What products or services do you offer that might help?
Mike Anderson, for the Elm Street Economics consumer trends blog. A service of The Center for Sales Strategy, Inc.