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Your parents may have retired, but you don't quite understand the appeal or even have the option. You are not alone. Plenty of baby boomers are not ready for a steady diet of golf or gardening, and increasingly they are turning their passion for meaningful work in a new direction. Life (Part 2) explores what some folks are doing as "encore careers."

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Not your parent's retirement:  Boomers reinvent Life (Part 2)

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I've already broken all my new year's resolutions, and feel much the better for it. They were the usual narrow promises, made under family duress, concerning food, drink, exercise, and being nice...

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I wouldn't have considered L'Affairs Tiger as grist for the Life (Part 2) mill if I hadn't been reading Andre Agassi's compelling autobiography, OPEN, at the same time the scandal broke....

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Thanksgiving has always been my favorite holiday, all of the good f-words - food, family, friends - and none of the obscene g-words - guilt, greed - that crop up at Christmas. This Thanksgiving,...

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While I love every station that carries our show, WNET , Channel 13 in New York, which begins airing Life (Part 2) on Sunday, Nov. 1, at 3PM ET, has a...

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In his recent "Your Money" column in the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Chris...

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Since late January, my first stop in the Sunday New York Times has been Michael Winerip's GenerationB column in the Styles Section. In a mere eight months, Mike, an old colleague from the...

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