Soon there will be more freelancers, contract or on-demand workers than traditionally employed workers. That presents some significant challenges, but there are solutions: Worker cooperatives.
Posted on April 16, 2018 at 2:33pm
This Maine espresso cafe/bookstore owner preserved her business, rewarded the employees who helped her build it and secured adequate retirement funds for herself by transferring ownership to her employees. And so can you.…Continue
Posted on March 30, 2018 at 4:15pm
You may think that your biggest concern when you want to retire is having enough money for you and your family to live a decent lifestyle. That is of course important, but have you thought about what you will be doing for the next 40 years or so? For some of us, our identity is totally tied to what we do as business owners or in our jobs. Will we still have meaning and purpose when that changes? What about friends? If they are still working, will they still have time to talk to us? Have you…Continue
Posted on March 23, 2018 at 4:18pm
When you retire, you really retire three times: Physically, financially and emotionally. For many, the emotional retirement can be the most challenging of the the three. You need to create a new identity for yourself and often a new social circle of friends. None of that is easy.
Posted on February 26, 2018 at 6:27pm