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The how-to guide to finding profitable, fulfilling work after 50
Aimed at workers aged 50+ looking for a new job—whether they have been laid off or taken early retirement, need supplemental income, or want to pursue an encore career—Great Jobs for Everyone 50+ is the definitive guide to finding lasting financial security and personal and professional fulfillment. Opportunities abound—the trick is knowing where to look and what to expect. Whether readers are interested in trying jobs they've long dreamed of doing, or just want something with flexible hours that brings in a little extra income, this book covers all the options.
As Americans live longer and healthier lives, the desire to work longer—for the income, the mental engagement, or the chance to give back—has grown. But there is little guidance for the 50+ crowd looking for work and few role models who've blazed a path. In Great Jobs for Everyone 50+, author and personal finance, retirement, and career transitions expert Kerry Hannon shows the way, with compelling stories from people who've been there. Presenting the nitty-gritty details of available job opportunities, wages to expect, typical hours, and the qualifications and savvy needed to get hired, the book is loaded with practical advice on how to prepare both professionally and financially to start out on a new adventure.
- Shows where the best opportunities for new employment lie
- Helps readers find profitable and rewarding jobs to save for retirement
- Understands that different workers want different things from their jobs and shows how to cast a wide net to find an opportunity that fits
- Provides incredible insights into working after 50 from Kerry Hannon, a nationally renowned expert in personal finance, retirement, and career transitions
Motivational, inspirational, and thoroughly practical, Great Jobs for Everyone 50+ explains how to find part-time, temporary, work-at-home, or seasonal employment in profitable, rewarding jobs.
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About the Author
KERRY HANNON is a nationally recognized authority on career transitions and retirement as well as a frequent TV and radio commentator. A prolific author, she has spent more than two decades covering all aspects of business and personal finance for the nation's leading media companies, including Forbes, Money, U.S. News & World Report, and USA Today.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Although this book covers a very broad range of job options, if you are actually looking for a job, this book will probably not be of much help. Playing Santa Claus? Working at an MLB Spring Training Camp? Holiday decorator? Save the money you would spend on the book and put together a great resume, start networking, check job listings in your area on websites and you will have a much better change of landing a job.
Great Jobs 50+ is a great book. It has all the information. I had some questions and when I was reading the book I could have the answers for the most. I just loved to read it. It was a real help for me.