Not ready to retire? Find out how other Prime Women are planning, sometimes years ahead, to transition into new careers in their 50s, 60s and even 70s!

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Not ready to retire? Find out how other Prime Women are planning, sometimes years ahead, to transition into new careers in their 50s, 60s and even 70s!

midlife crisis
Career Transition

Busting Midlife Crisis Myths

Believing in “Middle-Aged Malaise” Can Become a Self-Fulfilling Prophecy If there’s anything that people approaching middle age dread, it’s b... Read More
what's next
Career Transition

What’s Next: How to Make Endings Count

All career chapters come to an end. But they also lead to exhilarating new beginnings. Endings are important, as we outlined in this recent article.... Read More
encore career
Career Transition

Go From Corporate Life to Encore Career in 5 Key Steps

You have spent your life in a corporate career – whether that is private, public or voluntary sector – and had both a clear career path and even c... Read More
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Career Transition

7 Great Second Career Ideas for Women 50 and Over

A second career may be in the cards for you if you are planning on retiring soon or are simply interested in seeing how far you can go in another care... Read More
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Career Transition

Career Transition: Are You Headed in the Right Direction?

Have you ever been in a dilemma about making the “right” decision or going in the “best” direction? I’ve found that when the decision IS rig... Read More
children's books
Career Transition

Writing Her Own Second Act

Getting a children’s picture book published is almost as difficult as winning the lottery, according to an experienced Chronicle Books editor. Those... Read More
skills and talents
Career Transition

Assessing Your Skills and Talents: What Brings You Joy?

If you are looking ahead to what's next in your life, start by assessing your skills and talents. There are dozens of tests that can help.But here... Read More
Career Transition

3 Tips for Downshifting into Pre-Retirement

Consciously uncoupling was a word brought to the world by a well-known celebrity to describe the process of separating from her husband. While we may ... Read More
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Career Transition

Retirement Readiness: Mindfulness and Slow Movement

Retirement- a new phase in life, the well-served carrot, or unrelieved boredom? There are so many conflicting views on retirement. As a recent, “ear... Read More
retirement age
Career Transition

Working Till You Drop? Retirement Age is a Moving Target

Working till you drop doesn’t sound too bad to me. Retirement age means different things to different people, it seems.My mother never understoo... Read More
older entrepreneurs
Career Transition

Are You Ready to be an Olderpreneur?

A few months ago, Prime readers were introduced to the topic of Olderpreneurs, older entrepreneurs over the age of 50 who choose to work for themselv... Read More
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Career Transition

Finding Purpose After Retirement: Who Do You Think You Are?

When one is a stranger to oneself, then one is estranged from others, too.  -Anne Morrow Lindberg Who are you? This may sound like a simple questi... Read More
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