“Retiring” Retirement

I recently facilitated a session for Osher Lifelong Learning (OLLI) in Prescott AZ entitled “Retiring Retirement”, based mainly on a TED Talk by Jan Allen (“Retiring Retirement: A Personal Upgrade for the 3rd 3rd”), but also drawing from the book The 100 Year Life by Linda Gratton and Andrew Scott. Here are a couple ofContinue reading ““Retiring” Retirement”

Covid 19

It seems that the Covid 19 pandemic is forcing many employers to rethink how they conduct business, especially in the retail, foodservice and hospitality sectors. We see businesses adding order on-line and pick-up from curb-side service or delivered to your home.  Drive through window services (e.g. banks, pharmacies, beverage stores) that already existed are seeingContinue reading “Covid 19”

Retirement Benefits in the Gig Economy

Glancing through a newsletter that I recently received from an investment advisor, I happened upon the following article: This summarizes the problem for the 50+ workforce pretty well. Through the non-profit EncoreNEO that I am involved with we are presenting the option of freelancing and self-employment as a solution to the difficulty that this groupContinue reading “Retirement Benefits in the Gig Economy”