The Joy of Not Working

Author: Ernie John Zelinski
Publisher: Springer Science & Business
ISBN: 1580085520
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Business & Economics

In this completely revised and expanded edition, readers will learn how to create an excellent work/life balance by working less, producing more, and being more leisurely.

The Joy of Retirement

Author: David C. BORCHARD
Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn
ISBN: 0814412831
Release Date: 2008-05-07
Genre: Business & Economics

Life after work no longer conjures up images of couples wandering the malls, playing golf, and taking endless Caribbean cruises. As baby boomers reach their 50s and 60s, they are redefining what it means to retire. Many of them are still choosing to work or create a whole new life entirely. What they crave is vitality, joy, and meaning in their lives. Author David Borchard has been helping adults rejuvenate their careers and lives for 30 years. In The Joy of Retirement, he shows readers how to reinvent themselves and achieve the kind of fulfillment and meaning in their lives they have always dreamed of. Now, readers can start crafting their future and discovering their passions with advice on topics such as: • finding new interests that make the most of their unique talents • planning their lifestyle at 50+ • assessing what transitions they are ready and willing to make • defining priorities and goals • establishing their criteria for success • mastering the seven steps to maintaining vitality Revealing and hopeful, this book will reshape how people look at the next phase of their lives.


Author: Dr. Siddhartha Ganguli
Publisher: Allied Publishers
ISBN: 9788184246971
Release Date: 2011-07-11
Genre: Self-Help

Our life span has been on the rise over the last two decades still, that has not enabled most of us to grey gracefully. Hardly, a few make a post-retirement plan for old age happiness. This volume is an outcome of several workshops and post-workshop interactions that the author, Dr Siddhartha Ganguli, had recently conducted through his brain-body management organisation Learning Club, deliberating on these aspects of an individual' life.

Career Success Without a Real Job

Author: Ernie J. Zelinski
Publisher: Visions Int'l / Zelinski
ISBN: 1580089674
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Business & Economics

Twenty-five years ago, Ernie J. Zelinski was fired from his engineering job for taking too much vacation time. Now, he works only five hours a day and earns more money than 80 percent of the corporate world. CAREER SUCCESS WITHOUT A REAL JOB provides practical tips and inspiration for creative and ambitious individuals looking to escape the rat race and make a good living on their own terms.

How to Love Your Retirement

Author: Hundreds of Heads Books
Publisher: Hundreds of Heads Books, LLC
ISBN: 9781933512853
Release Date: 2010-03-01
Genre: Self-Help

Ready or not, here it comes: your retirement years! The third phase in your life. You can look forward to good and interesting times if you're prepared, and Love Your Retirement is packed with helpful, entertaining stories and lots of real-life advice from hundreds of retirees who are making the most of their golden years. Love Your Retirement lets readers learn about the NEW retirement: the un-retirement, Protirement, encore experience, from renewment trailblazers. It will introduce the exciting possibilities about how to think about and experience retirement and to hear from ‘hundreds of heads’ who are doing it in this new and satisfying way. Stories are: • Inspirational • Funny • Touching • Educational Among the topics covered: -How to pick the best time to retire -Home again: learning to live with your spouse 24/7 -A new life: starting fresh in business, love, and family -Back to school—it's more than being Old Person On Campus -Footloose: traveling your days away -Health: how to stay fit and beat the insurance system -Grandkids: how to be the best grandparent in the world -Volunteering and Working: staying busy and productive

How to Enjoy Your Retirement

Author: Tricia Wagner
Publisher: Publisher:VanderWyk&Burnham
ISBN: 1889242284
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Genre: Self-Help

A book about retirement that leaves financial worries to other books and simply focuses on enjoyable ways to spend time.

Too Young to Retire

Author: Marika Stone
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0452285577
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Self-Help

With Americans living longer, the conventional idea of retirement is obsolete. This essential resource offers inventive and exciting alternatives to help readers discover labors of love, their inner activists, a second career or how to make a home away from home.

The Smartest Retirement Book You ll Ever Read

Author: Daniel R. Solin
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101133699
Release Date: 2009-09-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Follow the advice in The Smartest Retirement Book You'll Ever Read and you will: Find simple strategies to maximize your retirement nest egg Steer clear of scams that rob you of your hard-earned savings Ensure that your money lasts longer than you do Avoid the common mistakes that can leave your spouse impoverished Discover financial lifelines no matter how desperate the economy "If you want a handy guide that provides information in small chunks, Solin's book is it." -Newark Star-Ledger

Purposeful Retirement

Author: Hyrum W. Smith
Publisher: Mango Media Inc.
ISBN: 9781633535022
Release Date: 2017-03-14
Genre: Business & Economics

Retirement and good living Are you getting ready to simplify life and move from the world of work to a life of retirement and good living ─ to enter a happy retirement? Retirement and good living: The author of Purposeful Retirement, Hyrum W. Smith, is one of the original creators of the popular Franklin Day Planner, the former Chairman and CEO of Franklin Covey Co., and the recognized “Father of Time Management”. In this book, Hyram shows you how you can move from your world of work, simplify life and enter what can be the most satisfying phase of your life ─ a new world of purposeful retirement and good living. Aging well and a happy retirement: You have had a successful career by almost all measures and now you are concerned about aging well and looking toward a happy retirement. You are definitely not a couch potato. • How are you going to create a retirement that is meaningful and inspiring for your second act? • Can you simplify life? • Is there a way to make intelligent and anxiety free retirement planning choices? • Can you learn from the lives and experiences of people who have found their pathway to happy retirement? • What are their secrets to aging well and a happy retirement? Retirement guide: For four decades, Hyrum W. Smith has been empowering people to effectively govern their personal and professional lives. An award winning author, distinguished speaker, and successful businessman, Hyrum offers a tested and actionable retirement guide to finding that perfect retirement niche. In his book, Hyrum enables you to map the step-by-step route to a retirement that is not just enjoyable but is also deeply fulfilling on a personal level. Welcome to your new life of retirement and good living: This distinguished author, speaker, and businessman combines wit and enthusiasm with a gift for communicating compelling principles that inspire lasting personal change. Hyrum shares a lifetime of wisdom in this powerful retirement guide to discovering your true passion, re-imagining your life, and trying new possibilities. Welcome to a new life of retirement and good living ─ to a purposeful retirement.

Crash Course in Library Services for Seniors

Author: Ann Roberts
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781610690805
Release Date: 2012-05-31
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

A comprehensive guide to creating dynamic, successful, and innovative library programs that cater to the specialized needs of older adults—an important and growing user group.

The Wealth Gurus

Author: Michael Habian
Publisher: BookBaby
ISBN: 9780986328800
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Business & Economics

How do you get rich in today's economy? What are the different roads to wealth and happiness? "The Wealth Gurus" puts the leading money and business gurus under the microscope, and examines the many options available to the seekers of prosperity and contentment, while helping readers pave their own paths to success. Often, you are never short on drive and desire, but it is this fervor that brings self-doubt, fear and over-analysis to the surface, leaving you feeling helpless and glued to the starting line. "The Wealth Gurus" is a symposium of today's successful entrepreneurs. The goal is not to mimic their personal journeys, but to show you the many possibilities these schools of thought offer, if you dare to go forward and pursue your dreams.

Don t Let an Old Person Move Into Your Body

Author: Jim Donovan
Publisher: Jim Donovan
Release Date: 2009-09-03
Genre: Self-Help

Learn how to make the rest of your life, the best of your life.International best-selling author and baby boomer, Jim Donovan, says, 'Aging is biological. Getting old is a state of mind.' If you're ready to challenge the stereotypes about aging and learn to live your life with passion, purpose, power, and prosperity, this book's for you.