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    DescriptionLife after work no longer conjures up images of older couples stalking the malls, playing golf, and taking endless Caribbean cruises. As baby boomers reach their 50s and 60s, they are redefining what it means to retire. Many of them are still choosing to work or even create a whole new life entirely. What they crave is vitality, joy and meaning in their lives. Author David Borchard has been helping adults rejuvenate their careers and lives for 30 years. In "The Joy of Retirement", he shows readers over 50 how to reinvent themselves and achieve the kind of fulfillment and meaning in their lives they have always dreamed of. Now, readers can start crafting their new future and discovering their passions. Revealing and hopeful, this is a book that will reshape how we look at the second phase of our lives.


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    Title
    The Joy of Retirement
    Subtitle
    Finding Happiness, Freedom and the Life You've Always Wanted
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) David C Borchard
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 256
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 226 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 431 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780814480564
    ISBN 10: 081448056X
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ADV
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T17.0
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24810
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 01
    BIC subject category V2: VSR
    Ingram Subject Code: HE
    Libri: I-HE
    BISAC V2.8: SEL005000
    LC subject heading:
    Ingram Theme: GENR/ELDRLY
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 14
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: FAM005000
    B&T General Subject: 605
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: BUS050040
    DC22: 646.79
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 646.790973
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 646.7/90973
    LC classification: HQ1063.2.U6 B67 2008
    Thema V1.0: JBSP4, VSB, VSR
    Illustrations note
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    Publisher
    Amacom
    Imprint name
    Amacom
    Publication date
    07 May 2008
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    David C. Borchard (Albuquerque, NM) is a professional counsellor with thirty years of experience in helping adults develop a vision for the next phase of their lives. Dr. Borchard specializes in career management coaching and life/work transition counseling and has helped thousands of adults regenerate their careers and recreate their lives.
    Review quote
    " This is a superb book to buy for all your friends on their 50th birthday!" - Boomer Times
    Table of contents
    CONTENTS Preface vii Acknowledgments xiii Chapter 1: Reinventing Your Life at Fifty-Plus 1 Chapter 2: Life Transitions: Endings and Beginnings 23 Chapter 3: Imagination and the Next Season of Your Life 47 Chapter 4: The Life Themes Profiler: Developing Themes for a New Life 63 Chapter 5: Self-Liberation: Transcending Old Roles 94 Chapter 6: Establishing Your Criteria for Fulfillment 115 Chapter 7: Connecting Your Talents to Interests 141 Chapter 8: Relating and Behaving Differently as a Senior 167 Chapter 9: Coming Home: Relocating to the Good Life 201 Chapter 10: Sustaining Vitality: Managing Your Changing Self in a Changing World 222 Conclusion: Authoring Your Life 253 References 261 Index 265 About the Authors 271