The Boomers and Beyond Special Interest Group (SIG), founded in 2007 to bring together kindred spirits interested in exploring positive, creative and successful aging, meets on the telephone on the first Tuesday of each month at 12:00 noon EST.
It's a free call open to multidisciplinary professionals who are themselves in the boomers and beyond age group and/or work with clients in the second half of life. This group provides a vehicle to discuss relevant topics and to share resources with each other.
Application to the group is subject to approval by founder and moderator, Dorian Mintzer. This is a Yahoo group, so you will need to create a Yahoo account if you don't already have one..
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.
Click the image to the right to access the archive of all of our calls since 2007.
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."