Are you stumped with what to do in retirement? 10,000 Baby Boomers are turning age 65 every single day. This will continue for the next ten years. For some, the thought of retirement is a long welcome relief from a hectic career. For others, well they are just stumped about what they want to do in the next chapter of their life.
Focus first on your dreams and goals and truly take time to dream big. Dreams don’t cost you anything so its ok to dream big and dream often.
Then think about your goals and begin to write down your goals in various areas of your life. You will be amazed at the magic that happens when you start to write things down. As you look over your goal list, put check marks by those goals that are based on your value system. Look at the goals without check marks and if they don’t make sense you can let them go. No need to focus on other people’s goals at this stage in your life.
As you start to look at the various goals you have selected, start to imagine a lifestyle based around those goals. What type of an impact will you have on others? What reward will you receive from following through on those goals. It’s interesting to see how a new life starts to take shape at you look at retirement.
So don’t stay stumped thinking about retirement. With a little thought, a little imagination and the magic of writing things down, you will be amazed at what starts to unfurl. Most of all have fun as you begin this next adventure.
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