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SENIORS: BENEFITING FROM EXPERIENCE

May 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Senior Moments Blog

If there is one thing seniors have a heap of, it is experience. By the time we have reached the age that we are drawn to web sites like Senior Citizen Journal, we have accumulated great quantities of experience. We have been through the swamp of learning from a great variety of our undertakings. Some have left indelible impressions. Others, to our peril, have been forgotten. Still others rise up to meet us when we have similar occasions that remind us what we did the last time. Learning from experience is, of course, the desired outcome.

Sometimes, we just don’t get it, however. We stumble, fumble and fall into previous behaviors that bring us to a repetition of the same old mistakes again. Instead of being alert to the train coming right at us, we continue to try to balance ourselves by walking on the track. Jumping off the track, climbing out of the rut and looking back at what