Career | Retirement Journey
Articles of insight and interest shared since 2006--more than a few here.
How to Build Healthy Habits: It’s not about willpower. Good habits happen when we set ourselves up for success. Our new challenge will show you how. From the book “The Practicing Mind” – Slow Small Simplify Short (I add “steady” to do it every day ) If we do the 5 “S’s, we build a habit and as time goes by, we will want to expand it more.
The Revealing Words People Use to Describe Retirement Men talk about ‘hobbies’ and ‘travel.’ For women, it’s about ‘calm’ and ‘time.’
An Adult’s Guide to Social Skills, for Those Who Were Never Taught It’s a shame so few of us are taught the basics of how to interact constructively with each other. If you never were, we’re here to help. By Eric Ravenscraft
Bond Over Beethoven Led to Kobe Bryant’s Oscar for ‘Dear Basketball’ A shared love for the master composer connected the Lakers legend who died on Sunday and the illustrator of the short film based on Bryant’s retirement poem.
Are You Afraid to Retire? Recognize the emotional fear factors to make the leap
The End of Retirement, Doctor Burnout and the Female Workforce Takeover The End of Retirement? ILLUSTRATION: RUTH GWILY The new second chapter: We hear all the ways millennials and Gen-Zers are changing work life. Barely into their careers, they’re also reshaping how many of us think about retirement, writes WSJ columnist John D. Stoll.Much of it has to do with economic reality. Routinely told they won’t have the cash to retire and can expect to live longer lives than their parents, younger workers are motivated to […]
Here’s where most Americans are really getting their retirement income Meanwhile, many individuals in that age category – 40.2% – receive income through Social Security only. Even more troubling, 14.9% have no income from a pension, savings or Social Security. © Provided by CNBC The research is based on 2014 data
When Life Throws You Curveballs, Embrace the ‘New Normal’ For patients with life-altering illnesses or anyone just getting older, it helps to roll with the punches and make the best of the here and now.