What Should I Do with the Rest of My Life?: True Stories of Finding Success, Passion, and New Meaning in the Second Half of Life

What Should I Do with the Rest of My Life?: True Stories of Finding Success, Passion, and New Meaning in the Second Half of Life

Bruce Frankel


An award-winning journalist deals exhilarating stories of "late bloomers" who end up that it's by no means too past due to signal a brand new rent on life

In today's international, the query "What may still I do with my life?" merely scratches the skin. Now, an increasing number of people-from child boomers retiring from their "first act" to humans of their forties and fifties pressured to reassess their careers during this gloomy economy-are discovering themselves puzzling over how to define new stimulation and significant paintings over a life-time. Bringing jointly a various array of news, veteran journalist Bruce Frankel brings to existence a captivating sequence of profiles of fellows and girls who stumbled on a brand new calling, luck, or objective later in existence. Brimming with proposal and humanity, What may still I Do With the remainder of My Life? celebrates activists, artists, marketers, filmmakers, and others who discovered amazing how one can event precise success within the moment 1/2 existence.

On those pages, readers will meet a civil servant, laid off at age fifty-two, who enrolled in graduate college, incomes a Ph.D. in psychology; a former advisor who begun a microfinance software in Africa; an established contact-lens grinder who has chisled twelve hundred stone heads on a estate referred to now because the "Easter Island of the Hudson"; and so forth who proved that age is a spark-not a barrier. filled with spirit and lots of chutzpah--and winner of the Nautilus Silver Award and Axiom enterprise publication Award--this publication exhibits that whatever is feasible in any level of existence.

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