If you’re thinking about retirement, here are six considerations to keep in mind before you jump. The article is from a recent retiree who shares the things he learned while making the transition. Click...
People nearing retirement face a host of challenges, from the purely financial to the larger question of how to make the most of life’s next chapter. Ballet dancers typically retire from performing full time by their early 40s, forcing them to confront life’s next chapter earlier than...
When we think about lives filled with meaning, we often focus on people whose grand contributions benefited humanity. But how about us ordinary people, toiling away in a typical existence? Studies suggest that appreciating beauty in the everyday may be just as powerful as a sense of overarching...
Another great post from retirement coaching colleague Gary Foster. He states..."A balance of a purposeful life mixed with leisure and continued learning is an emerging post-career lifestyle model." More and more people are entering the phase of life we term "retirement" but with a different notion of what...
After only 41 days, Tom Brady says goodbye to retirement. Surprising? Maybe not. Learn why this is a common response when people initially experience and confront the realities of retirement. Click here to view the original post at www.forbes.com
In 2019, Tim Brennan began thinking about what his post-retirement life would look like. The 60-year-old Halifax entrepreneur had spent 21 years with the company he co-founded. For retirees, like Mr. Brennan, it is important to think about how you will spend the time formerly devoted entirely to...
HBR Summary: "As the world's overall population skews older, the workforce is aging well, with more adults working well beyond what used to be considered the typical retirement age. Older adults are the fastest-growing segment of the American workforce, but ageist attitudes about this population persist in the...
A unique situation is occurring-organizations are finding it difficult to fill open positions- older employees are seeking to continue using their experience and skills or are looking for a different opportunity or challenge. The author of this blog has put together a great list of ten articles that...
If you’re ever looked for a job, you are already familiar with the popular employment websites. But beyond those options that post positions for all age groups, there are several websites designed specifically to help people age 50 and older find positions. As the article points out. "By...
People in their 60s, 70s and beyond still want stimulating jobs. Researchers and workplace experts are figuring out what late-in-life careers could look like. As the author begins the article..."When I turned 60 a couple of years ago, friends started asking about my retirement plans. This was shocking,...
This article in Lustre looks at the history of retirement and how the original meaning of the terms no longer fits the current times. Couldn't agree more! We need to now take a completely different view of what this time means. Click here to...