Retirement

Former IBM CEO Heads Up Think Tank

Businessweek - April 2, 2014

You’d think after running one of the most complex corporations in existence, Sam Palmisano might indulge in the usual CEO retirement package—golf, a few blue chip corporate boards, and some prestigious nonprofit work to... Read »

Are You Ready To Work Into Your 70′s?

Forbes - January 16, 2014

The last of the baby boomers turn 50 this year. I hope they enjoy their careers, because it looks like many of them may end up working for the next 15 to 25 years. Read »

Are You Saving Too Much For Retirement?

CBS - December 10, 2013

The conventional retirement planning wisdom may overstate how much Americans need to save by as much as 20 percent, according to a new research report by Morningstar Investments. Read »

When Is The Right Time To Step Down

Chief Executive - November 25, 2013

At some point, many CEOs face this question which confronted Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer when he grappled with how long to continue to run the one-time leader of the tech world. Read »

CEO Retirement: Is 90 The New 80?

Fortune - August 16, 2013

Octogenarian CEOs are so last decade. Meet the new senior senior executives. Read »

Martha Stewart To Boomers: ‘Don’t Retire’

WSJ - June 13, 2013

On Tuesday night, Martha Stewart held a gala at her office in New York City. She told boomers not to retire in order to stay young. Read »

Chief Executives And The Itch To Quit

Reuters - May 16, 2013

A handful of recent shock departures by CEOs at European companies - none of them under any obvious pressure to quit - suggest some of his peers either lack that vigour, or want to channel it elsewhere. Read »

Why There’s a Gender Gap In Retirement Savings

Yahoo - May 14, 2013

While the top financial priority for men is to "maintain lifestyle in retirement," for women, the number one goal is to "not become a financial burden to loved ones." Read »

6 Signs That You Are Ready To Retire Early

NBC News - April 23, 2013

6 signs that will tell you if you're ready to retire early. Read »

Rehiring Retirees As Consultants Is Bad Business

HBR - April 2, 2013

Companies must work harder to make sure retirees pass on their valuable knowledge. Until more do, they will continue to undermine their own long-term capabilities. Read »

What March Madness Can Teach You About Saving

Forbes - March 25, 2013

If Americans paid the same attention to their retirement planning as they did to their brackets, perhaps the country’s savings programs would be in better shape. Read »

These CEOs Want Retirement Age Pushed To 70

Yahoo! - January 16, 2013

An influential group of business executives is pushing a plan to increase the full retirement age to 70 for both Social Security and Medicare and to partially privatize the health insurance program for older Americans. Read »

For CEOs, 50 May Be The New 70

NBC - January 16, 2013

Too old for the job and time to make room for the younger generation? Jack Ma thinks so. Read »

10 Terrible Pieces Of Retirement Advice

Forbes - January 10, 2013

Bad advice becomes all the more damaging when opportunities to correct it are scant. Fact is, problems in your golden years are quite hard to solve once you retire. Read »

5 Retirement-Planning Mistakes To Avoid

NBC - December 6, 2012

There’s no one-size-fits-all when it comes to saving the right amount for your golden years--which is part of what makes retirement planning so nerve-wracking for a lot of us. But financial experts agree on a few... Read »