“There are two things that people hate…change, and the way things are.”
While very true, this quote is not exclusive of a particular group or even particular companies or agencies. It is the same for all of us. We don’t like change, but we complain about how things are, wanting change. So how does this apply to you?
An increasing number of baby boomers who want to scale-back from their nine-to-five job, but aren’t ready to fully retire, are discovering a perfect compromise: taking on the role of a consultant. Becoming a consultant is a way to apply the significant experience and knowledge you have acquired over a lifetime of work in a productive and profitable manner. It can also help you maintain meaningful connections as you transition into a full retirement.