Posted on Aug 6, 2018

IOMI® International Office Moving Institute

FIND YOUR BEST JOB AFTER YOU RETIRE The purpose of this blog is to help you plan for what you’re going to do when you retire. As a graduate of the School of Hard Knocks, of course I never planned for my retirement. In 2000, at age 55 and as part of my divorce settlement, I sold my moving company and was immediately out of a job. And my reason for getting out of bed every day! With nothing to do and no need for income, I took a (mandatory) leave of absence for the next few years. What did I do during those years? I honestly don’t remember. I’m sorry to report that I apparently vegetated and didn’t do anything. I don’t recommend this strategy! By 2006 I couldn’t stand the boredom and loneliness anymore—I needed to add meaning to my life. I found purpose by creating a goal—to try to raise the quality of service in office moving worldwide. I hoped to capitalize on my extensive career experience and decided to expand what was really a very part-time business into a full-time operation. Read More: