Category Archives: Retirement

Embracing All Seasons of Life

by Francine Van, Guest Contributor I arrived at this moment with age but know the feeling of loss of myself. It happens. The crucial question is how to preserve it and thrive. Aging brings forward the essence of life. Defining … Continue reading

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Walking into Age …Have you Loved Enough?

By Francine Van, Guest Contributor I live a simple life, my place has basic needs without the richness of excess, although for me, it houses so many life treasures both lived and unlived.  I feel the gratitude of pure luck … Continue reading

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The Practice of Using Volunteer Workers

By Francine Van, Guest Contributor I took note of the definition of ‘workers’ vs. the definition of ‘volunteers’ in the dictionary.  While a worker is one who works for another for wages or a salary, a volunteer is someone who … Continue reading

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Retirement or Restart

Retirement can be an opportunity for rebirth – a time to set in motion a new chapter in life. It would even be regarded as an opportunity for a career restart. Continue reading

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Seniors Online

Learning how to use a computer and the Internet is bringing benefits to the lives of many seniors. These seniors are not the baby boomers whose participation in the workplace coincided with the proliferation of computer technology. These are older … Continue reading

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The Entrepreneurial Senior

Retirement used to be about a time when we look forward to enjoying a more relaxed lifestyle after decades of slogging away in the workforce. It was envisioned by many retirees as a time to enjoy a life of independence, … Continue reading

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