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Shifting Gears to Your Life & Work After Retirement: A Boomer's Roadmap to Transform Retirement Into the Best Time of Your Life, Created by Two Boomers Who Did It

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Thirty years retired makes for a VERY long vacation. So... what's a 55+ Boomer to do? Arguably this next could be your BEST life passage. But first you will need to "shift gears," rediscover your SELF, then redesign a retirement life and work that will:
Engage your energy and vitality, Stimulate your mind, Enhance your physical capabilities, and Keep you involved, relevant
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Paperback, 360 pages
Published July 2nd 2013 by New Cabady Press (first published June 12th 2013)
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Elizabeth (Stuffed Shelves)
I believe this book is meant for the generation of the baby boomers. The book is dedicated to them, and it is this generation that is retiring in today's time. This is a very practical book to help those of retirement age, figure out what direction to take when it comes time to retire. There are thousands upon thousands of books out there that aid you into retirement. Most books give you the where, when, and why retire. This book is mainly helpful in getting yourself emotionally ready for retire ...more
Karen R. Deslandes
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This book was very helpful. I especially liked the part about having multiple paths in retirement and not being tied down to just one.
Trully Sunee
Oct 04, 2013 rated it really liked it
Ever think of retirement? Have goals or plans for it? Looking at retiring from one position and starting a new career life? Seeing where you are currently and being honest about whether you are closer or further away from it is a major step in transitioning/shifting to a way of life that is still comfortable is what this book addresses. A way of life that works for you and your family is what this book assists one in finding.

Also, the authors, Carolee Duckworth and Marie Langworthy, remind us so
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Charles
May 21, 2015 rated it it was ok
A good reference text especially for volunteer links in the appendix. Less preachy than some texts in the genre, but a bit wordy as well. What is needed is a *succinct* outline of these successive steps of self-examination.
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