Purpose & Paycheck
Finding Meaning, Money, and Happiness in the Second Half of Life
Chris Farrell’s to-do list:
Ask your employer about alternatives to full-time employment. Companies are offering older employees options such as working part-time or remotely, taking a sabbatical, or a semi- or phased-retirement arrangement.
Take lifelong learning seriously. Becoming certified can open the door to new opportunities-in your current workplace and beyond.
Start a side gig.to earn some extra money may become a source of income to fall back and expand on when a layoff happens.
Do good-for others and yourself. A volunteer commitment offers a free immersion course in a company or profession and can also lead to a paid position. a volunteer commitment offers a free immersion course in a company or profession and can also lead to a paid position.
Go into business with your son or daughter. Combining your son/daughter’s knack for design with your knowledge of accounting could be the foundation for a successful venture.