Leaving the professional world doesn’t mean losing your purpose: A guide to aging well and moving on to a fulfilling second act. You’ve had a successful career and you’re no couch potato—but how do you make the transition to a new phase of your life? From 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,” this guide shows you how you can move from your previous work, simplify life, and enter a new world of purposeful retirement and good living. Create a retirement that is meaningful and inspiring Make intelligent and anxiety-free retirement planning choices Learn from the lives and experiences of people who have found their pathway to happy retirement Discover secrets to aging well This distinguished author, speaker, and businessman combines wit and enthusiasm with compelling principles that inspire lasting personal change. Draw from a lifetime of wisdom to discover your true passion, re-imagine your life, and try new possibilities.
A guide to wealth, health, relationships, and purpose during retirement Includes Worksheets on Finances, Time Management, Health, Self-care, Family, Relationships, Hobbies, Volunteering and much more! Make plans for the happiest time: Retirement is a new season, a new opportunity, to live purposefully. It’s not an end. You may have quit a job, but you don’t have to quit at life. This is your time to do something meaningful. And this time you get to choose exactly what YOU want to do. Now is the time because now you actually have time. Let’s take that bucket list and get started! Time-management for retirement: Hyrum Smith, nationally-renowned "Father of Time Management" and co-creator of The Franklin Planner System, is the preeminent expert for using time wisely. The author of the bestselling Purposeful Retirement, Smith’s new book lays out what is essentially a guide to making sure we all take full advantage of the decades we get to enjoy after full-time work. Everything from money and exercise to hobbies and clubs: Smith sheds light on what he calls the “gifts of retirement,” the opportunity to reclaim your time and spend it exactly the way you want to. This practical handbook covers: • Retirement financial planning • Health management and exercise advice • The importance of clubs, volunteering and social groups in maintaining friendships, relationships, and a social life once you stop going to work every day • And much more! Mindfulness for your later years: How often do you get personal advice from one of the top time management gurus in the world? Here's your chance! Hyrum Smith’s guide to the good life of retirement is invaluable for anyone looking at the post-career years as well as retirees looking for insight into how to manage their retirement years, so that they are joyful and fulfilling. Hyrum Smith’s one-of-a-kind expertise and wise counsel in The Purposeful Retirement Workbook will take you from apprehension to living life and loving it! Discover simple time management and mindful planning guidance for a joyful and meaningful retirement.
A practical, fully illustrated guide to planning and enjoying retirement, grounded in psychological research. Retirement can bring immense fulfillment but also can be a source of stress, especially today. Happy Retirement: The Psychology of Reinvention uses psychological research and a unique visual style of infographics and illustrations to provide readers with a retirement road map just right for them. Fully illustrated, with constructive advice for all retirees--whatever the age and circumstances--and inspirational guidance from a wealth of sources, Happy Retirement: The Psychology of Reinvention answers all the questions readers are likely to ask at any stage of retirement.
The goal of this comprehensive volume is to encourage volunteerism among retired and older people, for their own good and for the good of society. To this end, it documents the physical and psychosocial benefits, and the personal rewards, that derive from a productive volunteer experience. The book also discusses volunteerism in the context of changing concepts of aging and retirement in America, and presents an extensive listing of up-to-date opportunities for prospective volunteers, bringing the idea of volunteer work into the 21st century. Three appendices provide both hard data on the ways people volunteer in America today and specific guidance on learning how to use the Internet in volunteering--including a useful glossary of Internet terms. A list of sources cited, in print and on the Internet, and an index complete the work.
Five steps to fulfilling work that fuels your passion, suits your personality, and fills your pocket. Are you among the majority of Baby Boomers who plan on working past the normal retirement age? If so, this is your guide! A recent AARP survey found that 80% of baby boomers plan to continue working in some form past the age of 65--either for the money or for the fun of it. Today's retirees are looking for work situations that are mentally and emotionally rewarding. The problem is that many are not sure how to find them. This new edition helps you define what kind of work is best suited for your passions and interests, and guides you through the process of finding such work--whether it's a part-time job, volunteer work, or a second career. Plus: 5 steps to identify your key drivers--use them create a new vision for your future. Practical advice and stories from real-life retirees who have made the transition. Coverage of hot-button topics--financial planning, workplace flexibility, and work-family balance.
Drawing from 25 years of successful marketing and acclaimed, award-winning work, the authors show that bankable, creative ideas come from zeroing in on the one key business problem that must be solved and then rigorously unearthing insights that will lead to a spectacular solution.
AARP Digital Editions offer you practical tips, provensolutions, and expert guidance. With this latest edition of The New Retirementality,readers will quickly discover how to achieve the freedom to pursuetheir retirement goals–at their own pace, on their ownterms–regardless of their age. Most people won't experiencethe same retirement that their parents did, nor do they necessarilywant to. Page by page, top financial planner Mitch Anthony revealshow new opportunities will enable individuals to create tailor-maderetirements. He includes new research and studies to back hisinsights and introduces readers to important concepts such as"wealthcare" and "return on life." Filled with engaging anecdotesand inspirational suggestions, this book will motivate readers torethink the way they retire.
If you feel restless, discouraged, resigned, frustrated or bored with your life this book is your key to transforming your life from ordinary to extraordinary. If you have a burning desire to: *Attract prosperity *Design your ideal career *Cultivate deeply connected and passionate relationships *Transcend limiting thoughts, beliefs, and habits *Skyrocket your self-confidence, self-esteem, and self-worth *Manifest a purposeful life that lights your fire *Excavate authentic inner peace, inner power and joy *Reconnect and empower your authentic self *Charge yourself with boundless energy and health *Heal emotional, mental, physical and spiritual issues You'll discover the most powerful and innovative principles, tools, techniques and "Extraordinarycise's" for reconnecting and realigning your authentic self with your true passion and purpose for living. This book will assist and guide you in developing and implementing your custom-designed roadmap for transformation and self-mastery in all areas of your life. You will learn how to transform and manifest your personal vision of an extraordinary life. Take control of your life; embark on your journey toward an authentically rewarding and purposeful life worth living and celebrating.