• How to Cope With Being Made Redundant August 31, 2017
    Being made redundant is not just about money and what money can buy. It is often the psychological effect which takes the biggest toll. One moment you know who you are and what you do and what you mean to other people, and then in a flash it can feel as if you are nobody. So, ...
  • 7 Outdated Myths That Will Kill Your Career Change Before You Start May 4, 2017
    If you’re a career-changing Baby Boomer, you may feel like you’ve gotten lost with Dorothy in Oz. You’ve achieved success in your career. You’ve built skills and a strong work ethic. And now you’re ready to move on…and it’s not working. Many of my own clients tell me, “I haven’t had to look for a job ...
  • How to Write a Resume After a Career Break March 29, 2017
    Even after a two week holiday, it can seem as if a lot has changed when you return from work. So it’s no wonder that most women returning to work after a career break feel that it is a daunting prospect indeed. Of course, you know that this time off has been anything but a time ...
  • How to Choose the Right Coach For You March 25, 2017
    The decision to seek the services of an external job coach is often made because of the many benefits currently recognized. Apart from personal benefits for the individual, (increased self awareness, better goal setting etc), surveys have also found clear links to improvement in business performance metrics, such as quality, productivity and revenue. Once the ...
  • Ideal Encore Career – What’s Your Expertise? March 1, 2017
    As you begin to evaluate your encore career, it is important to establish your core values as a tool for discovering your ideal encore career. The next step is to determine what skills or expertise you have that align with what you define as your personal values. How to Find Your Ideal Encore Career In order to ...
  • How To Bounce Back When You’ve Been Out Of Work? January 30, 2017
    It happens to the best of us. You hit a bump in the rocky road of your career and find yourself out of work for longer than you’d like. Being out of work for an extended period of time does more damage than just a gap in your resume. It affects your self esteem, how you ...
5 Strategies When Searching For A New Job

5 Strategies When Searching For A New Job

August 30, 2019

If you are searching for a new job read on for five strategies that will help your job search.

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Caring for Older Parents: 5 Tips for Balancing Decision-Making and Keeping Sibling Relationships Intact

February 25, 2015

  Elder care is growing concern around the world, with many older people needing assistance to live their lives with […]

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Working Online: Self-Employed Contractor

July 10, 2019

Working online is a growing phenomenon and offering your skills through an online freelance business is a great way to […]

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Ideal Encore Career – What’s Your Expertise?

March 1, 2017

As you begin to evaluate your encore career, it is important to establish your core values as a tool for […]

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Taking Palpitations to Heart: The Arrhythmia of Life

September 17, 2013

My body may be telling me that I’m no spring chicken, but in my mind I’m still about 41.  Why […]

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The Plight of an Older Worker Searching for a Job

September 1, 2019

Being an older worker is a definite disadvantage in the jobs market. Don’t be dishearted. Read on for stories and tips to get the job you want.

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Bone Density and Ageing

March 19, 2015

Over time bones lose density, they become brittle and breakable. The cause of this can be bad nutrition, deficient nutrients, […]

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Should You Venture into the Forex Market?

September 17, 2019

As an investor and retiree, you might be thinking of diversifying your investments and finding new ways to increase your […]

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Trip to Santorini Greece

June 9, 2019

Things you should know about Santorini Greece Santorini /Thira Santorini is the commonly used name by tourists, but it is […]

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The pension system in the USA

February 12, 2022

The pension system in the United States is a system that provides regular income to individuals after they retire from […]

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How Old is Too Old To Change Careers?

March 26, 2017

The quick answer, for those that need to know now is, naturally enough, you are never too old to change […]

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How to regain your confidence: You have choices

October 31, 2014

You have choices: Choose with confidence! Recognizing the choices that you have, and carefully evaluating what choice feels right for […]

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Time for us to retire Retirement

August 17, 2020

Become a trendsetter and form part of the growing movement of unofficial semi-retirees who balance the golf course, crosswords, trips away and long lunches with bosses, team meetings, presentations and spreadsheets.

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Live Full, Die Empty: Do You Need To Change Your Life?

Live Full, Die Empty: Do You Need To Change Your Life?

August 24, 2019

“Live Full, Die Empty” (Les Brown) Will you have any regrets on your deathbed?  It’s a morbid topic, we know, […]

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Do You Need Some Passion and Purpose?

September 25, 2017

Many older workers have lost all sense of passion and purpose because of unhappy work situations.  Retirement looms. What do they really love to do? What gives them a sense of purpose? Get our retirement lifestyle guide to help you start planning your future.

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What is Your Definition of Retirement?

September 10, 2019

For many people that earlier definition of retirement, and the dreams that went with it, have been blown out of the water. Does your definition of retirement suit the current realities of your life?

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