Pa’ Noi manages the neighborhood restaurant that my boyfriend, Joe, and I love here in Thailand, where I’m doing part of my master’s program in gerontology.
Ever ask someone a simple question about where they work and before you know it, they've gushed for five minutes about how much they love what they do? A great employer can make all the difference between starting Monday with pep in your step - or not.
It's never too late to reinvent yourself, whether you're considering another line of work, seeking a promotion at your current job or looking for a more meaningful, less stressful gig on your way to retirement.
There's a poster outside my office of a hard-hatted construction foreman or architect on a job site. A thought bubble hovering over him reads, "I never thought I'd be working just to have health insurance." That came to mind when I read that retired NBA star Adrian Dantley, 58, is working as a school crossing guard near my home outside Washington, D.C.
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