Welcome to the Boomers and Beyond
Special Interest Group
The Boomers and Beyond SIG (Special Interest Group) began in May 2007 as one of the few opportunities for talking about Positive aging. Over the years many opportunities for conversations have developed. The decision was made to end it in 2023 after many successful years..
What We Offer
Get Our Playbook
To get your copy of our new ebook, The Career Playbook: Second Half Plays, click on the image on the left. This book provides some creative alternatives for work in the 21st century.
Listen to Our Past Calls
Click the image to the right to access the archive of all of our calls since 2007.
About SIG Host, Dorian Mintzer
Dorian Mintzer, M.S.W., Ph.D., loves helping self-reliant women, men and couples reinvent themselves in the next stage of life.
She's the founder of the Boomers and Beyond Special Interest Group for interdisciplinary professionals and co-author of The Couple's Retirement Puzzle: 10 Must- Have Conversations for Creating an Amazing New Life Together and a contributing author to Not Your Mother's Retirement; 70 Things to Do When You Turn 70; 80 Things to do When you Turn 80; Six Secrets For a Happy Retirement; 65 Things to Do When You Retire: Travel; Live Smart After 50!; 65 Things To Do When You Retire; Remarkable and Real; and Making Marriage a Success. She is also co-producer of The Career Playbook: Second Half Plays, a free eBook available at BoomersandBeyondSIG.com. She is a member of the National Speakers Association, The Life Planning Network, Retirement Coaches Association, Co-founder of Certified Retirement Coaching 2.0. and is a sought after speaker, coach and consultant. Through her web site, RevolutionizeRetirement.com, she offers the 4th Tuesday "Revolutionize your Retirement Interview Series with Experts to help you Create a Fulfilling Second Half of Life" and comprehensive coaching programs to individuals in person and over the phone, as well as groups and workshops and is available for keynotes, seminars and break-out sessions. She recently delivered a Ted X talk called, Embracing Your Bonus Years: A Time to Grow, Learn and Evolve.
Dori combines her personal and professional experiences as a therapist, coach and teacher with her expertise in adult development, holistic life planning and positive psychology as she works to help people navigate the second half of life. She uses her energy, enthusiasm and passion and creates a dynamic learning environment that energizes and inspires her audiences and her clients. She has a deep belief in the capacity of people to develop a "realistic optimism" about aging and create purpose and meaning in "the second half of life."