8 years ago
Will you work after leaving your primary career? If the answer is yes, you will be in good company – an AARP survey reports that 80% of boomers plan to work full or part time after retirement. Finances are the biggest reason, but over one-third of those surveyed cited enjoyment of work as a factor, and doing something different enticed an additional five percent.
There are a number of options for working during the second half of your life. Let's look at several areas beyond the usual greeter, retailer, cashier, food preparer, and server positions.
Although not an exhaustive list by any means, you can see that a variety of second careers/jobs exist in a wide variety of fields. So, freshen up that resume (that's a future column) and start investigating!
|Read more about Jan Cullinane and her work on her website, The New Retirement