Personal and career reinvention can be achieved through service to others. This is Susan Burton’s experience, and hers is an inspiring story of determination and dedication.
As an African-American
The adage that “all politics is local” might also apply to social entrepreneurship and career reinvention. Bhagwati (B.P.) Agrawal is a social entrepreneur with a stellar corporate track record
“After 50, you have to chase your own brand, and become your own kind of leader.” This is Lori Bitter’s advice to Boomers contemplating (or being forced to contemplate) a career rein...
Of all the profiles that I came across while compiling information for this series, Patrice Fike’s was the most unique. In 2011, at age 64, Fike sold her home in Florida (and her Mercedes), stored
Opening a hit restaurant has got to be one of our most enduring career reinvention fantasies. Paul Giannone is one notable boomer who has actually done it. His Paulie Gee’s in Greenpoint, Brooklyn,
Career reinvention is not a walk in the park, particularly for those of us who feel like we have already paid our dues, made our mark, and would otherwise prefer to kick back and enjoy the fruits of our
Carl Kurlander, the screenwriter behind the classic 1985 film “St. Elmo’s Fire,” had an unexpected career reinvention when he took a year off from Hollywood to teach – and rediscovered
Career reinvention doesn’t necessarily require a sudden, dramatic shift. Skills that we learn on the job — or to help us do better in our job — can have unforeseen consequences. This
Over a century ago, a Parisian lawyer named Paul Gauguin chucked everything in the name of freedom and moved to Tahiti to become an artist. I don’t know if Arnie Cogan is also an artist (he does list
For the Year of the Boomer – 2014 is the year the youngest Boomers turn 50 – Huffington Post’s “Post-50” section is running my career reinvention series profiling 50 Boomers