eBook Happy Retirement: The Psychology of Reinvention, 1st Edition

  • Megan Kaye
  • Kenneth S. Schultz
  • Mike Annesley
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  • ISBN-10: 1465452486
  • ISBN-13: 9781465452481
  • DDC: 646.7
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 224 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released September 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016
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Overview

This book uses psychological research and a unique visual style of infographics and illustrations to provide readers with a retirement roadmap just right for them.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Contents.
Foreword.
Work and Life Retirement in Context.
1: Sunset or New Dawn? Facing the Future.
2: The Shape of Things How We Think of Our Lives.
3: Our 50s and 60s Middle Age and After.
4: Into Our 70s the Golden Decade?.
5: Reaching Our 80s the New 70s.
6: Jobs for All the Meanings of Work.
7: All Together Work as Community.
8: Who am I? The Question of Identity.
9: Making Sense Life's Meaning and Purpose.
10: Material World Perspectives on Money.
11: Does Status Matter? Stepping off the Career Ladder.
12: Are You a Workaholic? When Your Job is Your Life.
13: A Life of Values Beyond Basic Needs.
14: The Road to Somewhere The Importance of Life Goals.
15: The Meaning of Service Respect and Reward.
16: Rainbow'S End? the Retirement Dream.
17: Staying Busy a Satisfying Retirement.
18: Senior Moments? Truths and Myths of Aging.
19: Free Time How We Think Of Leisure.
20: You and Yours Retirement and the Family.
Ripe and Ready Planning for Retirement.
21: Looking Ahead Planning and Improvising.
22: Roadmap to Retirement Charting Your Life.
23: Fit for the Future Staying Healthy.
24: Brain Games Keeping Your Mind Sharp.
25: Eye on the Calendar Getting the Timing Right.
26: Building a Nest Egg the Psychology of Money.
27: Time to Quit? The Early Retirement Option.
28: Staying on the Late Retirement Option.
29: Pressure to go the Involuntary Retirement.
30: Knowing Your Strengths a Personal Stocktake.
31: Striking a Deal Negotiating Your Exit.
32: Half in, Half Out the Phased Retirement.
33: Wisdom on Tap Preparing for Consultancies.
34: Going Solo Starting a Retirement Enterprise.
35: Life in Limbo How to Cope with Uncertainty.
36: Planning Who You'll be Learning from Role Models.
37: Knowing Who You are Work and Identity.
Wheels in Motion into a New Dawn.
38: Going in Prepared Psychological Transitions.
39: Down with Labels Finding a New Identity.
40: Finalizing Finance Keeping on Top of Cashflow.
41: Playing the Endgame Your Final Contribution.
42: Bring It an Change and Personality.
43: Toward the Horizon Managing Your Expectations.
44: Anticipating the Loss the Fear of Missing Your Job.
45: Better Together Reinforcing the Network.
46: Semi-Detached? The Art of Letting Go.
47: Successful Debriefings Toward a Smooth Handover.
48: Is My Legacy Secure? The Succession Question.
49: Thoughtful Goodbyes the Art of Farewell.
A Time of Adjustment the First Years of Retirement.
50: Home on a Work Day Adjusting to the New.
51: Ups and Downs Charting Happy Pathways.
52: Flying High Managing Euphoria.
53: Peaceful Nights Sleeping Well or Lying Awake?.
54: Steady Now Coping with Change and Anxiety.
55: Talking It Over How Other People Can Help.
56: Stress-Mapping Staying on Top of Change.
57: Future Growth Cultivating a Healthy Attitude.
58: Where Do I Fit in? Dealing with Role Change.
59: All Change Retiring and Moving.
60: Coping Skills Long-Term Challenges.
61: Online Assistance How the Internet Can Help.
62: Off and Away Time for a Big Vacation?.
Living Well Looking After You and Yours.
63: In the Mirror Safeguarding Your Health.
64: Brave New World How Technology Can Help.
65: Keeping Your Equilibrium How to Avoid Overload.
66: Time Together Dealing with Relationship Change.
67: A Working Partner? Adjusting to Difference.
68: Only Connect Sex and Companionship.
69: Getting Together Who are Your True Friends?.
70: Family Favors Late Rewards of Parenthood.
71: Across the Generations the Active Grandparent.
72: Saying Goodbye Dealing with Bereavement.
73: There for Someone Caring for Others.
74: Accepting Limitations Dealing with Health Concerns.
75: In Their Hands Help When You Need It.
The New You How to Reinvent Yourself.
76: Where Next? Assessing Your Potential.
77: Collective Action Joining Up with Fellow Retirees.
78: In Place of Work Making a Contribution.
79: Pleasant Hours Hobbies Old and New.
80: Happiness for Real Redefining the Good Life.
81: Back to School Learning after 60.
82: Passing on the Flame Teaching a New Generation.
83: In the Green Room Gardening and Nature.
84: New Kid on the Block the Retired Entrepreneur.
85: The Soul at Ease Spirituality and Calm.
86: Making It Happen Time Management in Retirement.
87: How'S It Going? Regular Self-Assessments.
88: Going for Gold How to Live the Future.
Index.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Contents.
Foreword.
Work and Life Retirement in Context.
1: Sunset or New Dawn? Facing the Future.
2: The Shape of Things How We Think of Our Lives.
3: Our 50s and 60s Middle Age and After.
4: Into Our 70s the Golden Decade?.
5: Reaching Our 80s the New 70s.
6: Jobs for All the Meanings of Work.
7: All Together Work as Community.
8: Who am I? The Question of Identity.
9: Making Sense Life's Meaning and Purpose.
10: Material World Perspectives on Money.
11: Does Status Matter? Stepping off the Career Ladder.
12: Are You a Workaholic? When Your Job is Your Life.
13: A Life of Values Beyond Basic Needs.
14: The Road to Somewhere The Importance of Life Goals.
15: The Meaning of Service Respect and Reward.
16: Rainbow'S End? the Retirement Dream.
17: Staying Busy a Satisfying Retirement.
18: Senior Moments? Truths and Myths of Aging.
19: Free Time How We Think Of Leisure.
20: You and Yours Retirement and the Family.
Ripe and Ready Planning for Retirement.
21: Looking Ahead Planning and Improvising.
22: Roadmap to Retirement Charting Your Life.
23: Fit for the Future Staying Healthy.
24: Brain Games Keeping Your Mind Sharp.
25: Eye on the Calendar Getting the Timing Right.
26: Building a Nest Egg the Psychology of Money.
27: Time to Quit? The Early Retirement Option.
28: Staying on the Late Retirement Option.
29: Pressure to go the Involuntary Retirement.
30: Knowing Your Strengths a Personal Stocktake.
31: Striking a Deal Negotiating Your Exit.
32: Half in, Half Out the Phased Retirement.
33: Wisdom on Tap Preparing for Consultancies.
34: Going Solo Starting a Retirement Enterprise.
35: Life in Limbo How to Cope with Uncertainty.
36: Planning Who You'll be Learning from Role Models.
37: Knowing Who You are Work and Identity.
Wheels in Motion into a New Dawn.
38: Going in Prepared Psychological Transitions.
39: Down with Labels Finding a New Identity.
40: Finalizing Finance Keeping on Top of Cashflow.
41: Playing the Endgame Your Final Contribution.
42: Bring It an Change and Personality.
43: Toward the Horizon Managing Your Expectations.
44: Anticipating the Loss the Fear of Missing Your Job.
45: Better Together Reinforcing the Network.
46: Semi-Detached? The Art of Letting Go.
47: Successful Debriefings Toward a Smooth Handover.
48: Is My Legacy Secure? The Succession Question.
49: Thoughtful Goodbyes the Art of Farewell.
A Time of Adjustment the First Years of Retirement.
50: Home on a Work Day Adjusting to the New.
51: Ups and Downs Charting Happy Pathways.
52: Flying High Managing Euphoria.
53: Peaceful Nights Sleeping Well or Lying Awake?.
54: Steady Now Coping with Change and Anxiety.
55: Talking It Over How Other People Can Help.
56: Stress-Mapping Staying on Top of Change.
57: Future Growth Cultivating a Healthy Attitude.
58: Where Do I Fit in? Dealing with Role Change.
59: All Change Retiring and Moving.
60: Coping Skills Long-Term Challenges.
61: Online Assistance How the Internet Can Help.
62: Off and Away Time for a Big Vacation?.
Living Well Looking After You and Yours.
63: In the Mirror Safeguarding Your Health.
64: Brave New World How Technology Can Help.
65: Keeping Your Equilibrium How to Avoid Overload.
66: Time Together Dealing with Relationship Change.
67: A Working Partner? Adjusting to Difference.
68: Only Connect Sex and Companionship.
69: Getting Together Who are Your True Friends?.
70: Family Favors Late Rewards of Parenthood.
71: Across the Generations the Active Grandparent.
72: Saying Goodbye Dealing with Bereavement.
73: There for Someone Caring for Others.
74: Accepting Limitations Dealing with Health Concerns.
75: In Their Hands Help When You Need It.
The New You How to Reinvent Yourself.
76: Where Next? Assessing Your Potential.
77: Collective Action Joining Up with Fellow Retirees.
78: In Place of Work Making a Contribution.
79: Pleasant Hours Hobbies Old and New.
80: Happiness for Real Redefining the Good Life.
81: Back to School Learning after 60.
82: Passing on the Flame Teaching a New Generation.
83: In the Green Room Gardening and Nature.
84: New Kid on the Block the Retired Entrepreneur.
85: The Soul at Ease Spirituality and Calm.
86: Making It Happen Time Management in Retirement.
87: How'S It Going? Regular Self-Assessments.
88: Going for Gold How to Live the Future.
Index.