How to Reframe Endings into New Beginnings

As postworksavvy readers know, life has many endings — the end of work, the end of a vacation, the end of school, the end of summer, and, of course, the end of life. The end of summer 2012 has me thinking about endings and about smart ways to deal with endings by re-framing. North American culture […]

How to Become a Smart Risk-taker in Retirement

Who never takes a risk, never has a chance The quotation comes from an old Chinese proverb and well describes why risk taking is essential for postworksavvy living. Yet so many retired people stop taking risks, favouring instead a life style based on predictability. This choice comes from popular advice to retirees that the secret to […]