“Robin Ryan is the most knowledgeable career expert in the nation today.” —PBS
For twenty years, Robin Ryan has been helping clients get the most out of their careers and their lives. Now, in Retirement Reinvention, she shatters the myths of retirement. The old model of retirement is changing. The majority of retirees today are seeking fun and meaningful ways to spend their time.
Full of practical advice, this thought-provoking guide offers readers a path for reinventing their own retirements, including step-by-step instructions for:
• Leaving an old career behind
• Pinpointing interests and skills
• Exploring different places to live
• Defining new, satisfying opportunities
• Finding meaningful ways to give back to your community
• Striking the right balance between work and leisure
From starting a dream business to shifting to the nonprofit sector to volunteering, Robin Ryan will help you create a plan and pivot toward a future as vital as it is truly rewarding.
|Publisher:||Penguin Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||5.00(w) x 7.71(h) x 0.77(d)|
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Table of Contents
Part 1 What Can my Future Look Like?
Chapter 1 Make a Plan: Don't Become a Failed Retiree! 3
Chapter 2 What Do you Want to do now? 31
Chapter 3 Where to Live: New Home, Two Homes, Stay Put? 57
Chapter 4 $$$$$$: Dealing with Money Issues 75
Chapter 5 Overcoming Obstacles 93
Chapter 6 Transitioning 107
Part 2 What You Can Do
Chapter 7 We all need Social Connection 127
Chapter 8 Making a Difference and Giving Back 139
Chapter 9 Live your Hobby 179
Chapter 10 Travel 213
Chapter 11 Learn! Education and New Skills (Cheap or Free) 241
Chapter 12 Start a Business 249
Chapter 13 Live a Better Future 271
More Career Help is Available 281