TITLE

Reflections on Retirement

AUTHOR(S)
Bennis, Warren
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Sep2007, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents the reflections of the author on the topic of retirement. The author comments on the etymology of the word "retirer," and the euphemism "senior or seasoned citizen" that is commonly attached to retired people. He discusses the four signs of aging well which, he says, were shared by the likes of Winston Churchill, Bertrand Russell and Bill Bradley. Finally, he explains the five traits of leaders who excel at transitions which, he notes, can prove equally helpful in bridging one's personal transition to retirement.
ACCESSION #
26826624

 

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