Purposeful Retirement
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Pages   200
ISBN-13  978-1-63353-503-9
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Purposeful Retirement

How to Bring Happiness and Meaning to Your Retirement (Retirement gift for men)

By Hyrum W. Smith

Retirement and Good Living

“This book is packed with wise advice for anyone staring down the barrel of retirement.” ─Marshall Goldsmith, business educator and New York Times bestselling author.

#1 Best Seller in Aging and Volunteer Work

Welcome to your new life of retirement and good living. Welcome to a purposeful retirement.

Perfect retirement gift. Are you getting ready to simplify life and move from the world of work to a life of retirement and good living─to enter a happy retirement? Purposeful Retirement is the gift for that special retiree.

Hyrum W. Smith, the author of Purposeful Retirement, is an award-winning author, distinguished speaker, and successful businessman. He is one of the original creators of the popular Franklin Day Planner, the former Chairman and CEO of Franklin Covey Co., and the recognized “Father of Time Management”. For four decades Hyrum empowered people to effectively govern their personal and professional lives. In Purposeful Retirement, Hyrum combines wit and enthusiasm with compelling principles that inspire lasting personal change. He encourages you to discover your true passion and try new possibilities. Learn how you can move from your world of work, simplify life, and enter what can be the most satisfying phase of your life─a new world of purposeful retirement.

Aging well and a happy retirement. You have had a successful career by almost all measures and now you are concerned about aging well and looking toward a happy retirement. You are definitely not a couch potato.

  • How are you going to create a retirement that is meaningful and inspiring?
  • Can you simplify life?
  • Is there a way to make intelligent and anxiety free retirement planning choices?
  • Can you learn from the lives and experiences of people who have found their pathway to happy retirement?
  • What are their secrets to a happy retirement?

If you are a fan of How to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free, you'll love Purposeful Retirement.

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