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Age Discrimination Isn’t Always Bad

Some equipment just needs to be replaced after so many years.

It’s hard to beat years of experience. Wisdom, patience, understanding, and insight are just a few of the qualities that come with it. Companies that shed older, higher-paid workers nearly always shoot themselves in the foot for this reason. This, of course, makes no sense.

Yet these same companies will hang on to old, outdated equipment as if that somehow makes sense. Some equipment just needs to be replaced after so many years. Period. We can't know all the variables abo

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