eBook Thriving in Retirement: Lessons from Baby Boomer Women, 1st Edition

  • Anne C. Coon
  • Judith Ann Feuerherm
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  • ISBN-10: 1440859973
  • ISBN-13: 9781440859977
  • DDC: 331.409732
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 155 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released January 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Overview

This important book shares insights derived from surveys, interviews, and focus groups conducted with a diverse group of first-wave Baby Boomer female professionals (born 1946–1956). These individuals changed the workplace in the 1970s and are now changing views of retirement.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Foreword.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: Baby Boomer Professional Women: Who Are They?.
2: Family Influences.
3: Building Careers in an Era of Change.
4: At the Point of Transition: Individual Strengths and Concerns.
5: The Confidence of a Cohort.
6: “What’s New?”.
7: Why Are the Stories of Baby Boomer Women Important?.
8: What Are the Lessons We Can All Take Away?.
9: Postcareer but Future-Oriented.
Afterword.
Bibliography.
About the Authors.