No Place for Shoulds in Retirement
Retirement transitions are hard enough without the “helpful” advice generously doled out by former colleagues, neighbors and friends. Such advice usually includes the “s” word: should. This article was written, by request, to address retiring women specifically. Please note, however, the “shoulds” of transitioning out of a corporate job or leadership role are experienced to varying degrees by both men and women; the encouragement and advice included here is universal.