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Who's afraid of a 100-year life? Here's a roadmap

Only 25% of ageing is genetic; the rest relates to the choices one makes about how one lives and the environment

Pensions and retirement funds are not designed to support 30 to 40 years in retirement. And technology is already reshaping careers and lives in ways that defy traditional pigeonholes.

DOES the prospect of living to 100 sound daunting to you? It does to me. Two London Business School professors - co-authors of the best selling book "The 100-Year Life" - believe it's because most of us have the wrong ideas about ageing.

Whatever we feel about the prospect of a very long...

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