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  • Published: 1 October 2010
  • ISBN: 9781580082051
  • Imprint: Ten Speed Press
  • Format: Trade Paperback

What Color Is Your Parachute? For Retirement, 2nd Edition



Planning a Prosperous, Healthy, and Happy Future

A timely update of the definitive retirement planning guide for people of all career stages, inspired by the world’s bestselling career book, What Color Is Your Parachute?. This practical book has been revised throughout to reflect our new economic realities, with an emphasis on encouraging readers to develop a complete picture of their ideal retirement.

For more than 35 years, What Color Is Your Parachute? has guided millions of job-hunters to find meaningful careers. This second edition of What Color Is Your Parachute? for Retirement helps readers plan early for the next stage of their lives while addressing the tough new realities of today’s economic environment. The book uses current research from the fields of economics, medicine, and psychology to help readers create a map of their ideal retirement journey. The authors provide a step-by-step guide so readers not only take inventory of their income, but also discover their calling for this new stage of life. With a focus on the pillars of money, health, and happiness, this practical resource is the definitive guide to both envisioning and creating the retirement life of your dreams.

  • Published: 1 October 2010
  • ISBN: 9781580082051
  • Imprint: Ten Speed Press
  • Format: Trade Paperback

About the authors

John E. Nelson

JOHN E. NELSON has been a consultant and speaker on retirement planning for 20 years. He is the creator of the “Retirement Well-Being Model,” used by government, nonprofit, and corporate employers for their retirement education programs. He is a certified retirement counselor and an accredited investment fiduciary.

Richard N. Bolles

RICHARD N. BOLLES has been a leader in the career development field for more than thirty-five years. He was trained in chemical engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and holds a bachelor’s degree cum laude in physics from Harvard University and a master’s in sacred theology from General Theological (Episcopal) Seminary in New York City. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife, Marci.

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