Category: Guest posts

The Perks of Growing Older

Guest post by Maggie Drag It’s rewarding to see people of every age embracing what makes them feel alive! What’s wonderful is that the older you get, the more you are able to cultivate and enjoy the things that make you feel alive. Here are four ways to make the most of the rest of…
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Experience Cuba Through the Eyes of a Volunteer

Guest post by Lynn Lotkowictz In mid-January, I flew from Tampa to Havana on a trip that would introduce me to a country that has been off limits for me (and most Americans) for over 55 years. I participated in a one-week service program in Cuba with Global Volunteers, a non-profit, non-government organization (NGO) based…
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Volunteer Vacations Offer Fulfillment, Service to Others and Inexpensive Travel

Guest post by Lynn Lotkowictz About three years ago, at age 62, I was finishing up my media sales management career and realized it was time to move on. My pension was set so I was lucky that I had flexibility. I knew I no longer wanted a full-time job. Retire? But to what? I…
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5 Engaging Post-Retirement Careers for the Active Retiree

Guest post by Jim Vogel, ElderAction.org Having a post-retirement career is not an idea that crosses the minds of many retirees. Retirement is supposed to be the end of working and the beginning of freedom. However, many seniors find that retirement does not suit them. The risk of social isolation and depression increase after retiring due…
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