Navigating the New World of Work with Kerry Hannon
When the coronavirus pandemic upended the US economy, many older workers lost their jobs and saw their retirement accounts take a hit. Those who remain employed are grappling with a new way of working: remotely from home, sometimes in isolation, facing daunting technological and social challenges. Work and Jobs expert Kerry Hannon will talk about the way the pandemic has transformed the workplace for workers over 50 and how to find work you love that also has impact.
In this program, you’ll discover how to:
- Navigate this new normal
- Become empowered to take control of your professional and economic future with hope, confidence, and optimism
- Succeed in the workplace and prepare for a financially secure retirement.
Date: Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Time: 12:00 noon Eastern (9:00 AM Pacific, 10 AM Mountain, 11 AM Central, and 6 AM Hawaiian)
Topic: Navigating the New World of Work
Speaker: Kerry Hannon, a leading authority and strategist on career transitions, entrepreneurship, and personal finance and retirement as well as a best-selling and award-winning author of 14 books
About Kerry Hannon
Kerry Hannon is a leading authority and strategist on work and jobs, career transitions, entrepreneurship, leadership, personal finance, and retirement. She is a frequent TV and radio commentator and is a sought-after keynote speaker at conferences.
Kerry is the best-selling and award-winning author of 14 books, including her latest, Great Pajama Jobs: Your Complete Guide to Working From Home, and her upcoming book, In Control at 50+: How to Succeed in the New World of Work, scheduled for release in November 2021.
She has covered all aspects of careers, business, and personal finance as a columnist, editor, and writer for the nation’s leading media companies and has appeared as a career and financial expert on national news programs.
In addition to practical advice for mid-life workers seeking to land jobs, find financial and personal rewards, and ride the age wave of longevity with grace, a key passion for Kerry is helping and advising women on how to take charge of their own financial planning, at all stages of their lives, to prepare themselves for a financially secure future.
Kerry lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband, documentary producer and editor Cliff Hackel, and her Labrador Retriever, Zena.