Category Archives: Employment

How You Can Change Your Career After Turning 50

Feeling stuck in a job you dislike? There’s hope- here are some encouraging words from someone who changed careers at 60!  Five steps to success:  Source: How You Can Change Your Career After Turning 50

10 Things You’ll Love About Retirement

Are you thinking about retiring, wondering how you’ll adjust? Or maybe you are retired, and finding that it’s not all that you’d hoped for.  Here’s an encouraging article that might just turn your thinking around.  Source: 10 Things You’ll Love About Retirement | On Retirement | US News

Volunteer Spokane

Are you thinking about getting more involved in your community, or wanting to find some purposeful work to give shape to your days?  Here’s a great way to browse  volunteer opportunities that are available right now.  Source: Volunteer Spokane

Starting a Business After 50

Many boomers and seniors are starting their own businesses, and are rewarded with a new sense of purpose and satisfaction.  But the road to financial success as an entrepreneur can be really bumpy.  Here are some recommendations to help you out:   Source: Starting a Business After 50

What Should I Do Next?

happy senior woman at home relaxing in the kitchenThe author of ‘It’s Never Too Late to Begin Again’ offers four creativity tools to help you answer the question: What should I do next? Whether you are recently retired or a boomer stuck in a job you hate, there is good advice here. Source: What Should I Do Next?

Finally, the Ridpath renovation may be a reality!

Spokane HorizontalMuch going on downtown, and if you look past the annoying road repairs you’ll see many new projects underway or recently completed.  It’s pretty amazing, and there is no more tangled story than the resurrection of the Ridpath Hotel building.  Shawn Vestal reports some promising news today – take a look, and we’ll keep you posted!  Source: Shawn Vestal: Finally, Ridpath renovation may be a reality, part of ‘generational transformation’ of downtown | The Spokesman-Review

How to Find a Flexible Job

donna computerMany boomers and seniors want to keep working, but long for more forgiving schedules and flexible hours.   Can you make that happen for yourself?  This article has some good ideas that just might free you up!  Source: How to Find a Flexible Job