Skills & Talents Boomers Might Keep or Discard for Encore Careers

Skills & Talents Boomers Might Keep or Discard for Encore Careers

An excellent article by Marc Miller for a recent Sixtyandme newsletter addresses the fact that many of us have innate talents and separately, have successfully developed specific skills based on knowledge, practice, or aptitude that is learned.  But what if we Boomers...
How Might Boomers Empower Women?

How Might Boomers Empower Women?

Last week was International Women’s Day. And to reflect that, TechnoServe, the organization for which Rick and I worked in Africa,  gave a webinar to kick off their Gender Initiative.  This will reinforce and expand the many women-focused activities TechnoServe has...
Boomers’ Encore Careers Might Ameliorate Global Challenges

Boomers’ Encore Careers Might Ameliorate Global Challenges

It is not always clear how one person can impact the world, but recognize that sometimes by changing oneself and maybe one or a few people, individuals and communities can improve. An article in the Fletcher Forum, the newsletter for the Fletcher School of...
Next for Boomers in Searching for Encore Careers

Next for Boomers in Searching for Encore Careers

As suggested in a previous blog, once you have found your potential areas of interest for your next chapter, with help from friends, colleagues, etc., begin your exploration to find some organizations in relevant fields. Start researching for volunteer opportunities...