In this conversation on our retirement podcast, we are joined by Kerry Hannon, AARP’s Job Expert. Kerry is a national keynote speaker, best-selling author, and columnist on personal finance, career transition, and retirement. Her latest books include Great Jobs for Everyone 50+ and What’s Next? Finding Your Passion and Your Dream Job in Your Forties, Fifties and Beyond. Kerry is a contributor and columnist for The New York Times and she writes a weekly column for NextAvenue.org.
Kerry shares her perspective and advice on:
Interesting work options that people may not consider
The key challenges workers over 50 face today
How to best prepare if you want to work longer
What you should keep in mind if you’re planning a Second Act career
Why becoming an entrepreneur is an attractive option for some people – and a few important cautions to be aware of
How innovative employers are leveraging mature workers