Friday, 1 April 2011

The "Timeless Traveller": Redefining Retirement for Academic Staff

How have you prepared for retirement?

What do you want your life to be like in retirement?

Will this next stage be “the ending” or a “new beginning”?

Thursday, May 12, 2011 

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Location: 2-51 University Terrace

Health Promotion and WorkLife Services is pleased to sponsor an Academic Staff Pre-Retirement Workshop to assist you with the preparation for the next stage of your life — Retirement! This workshop, with revised content, is designed for academic staff members who may be contemplating retirement. Partners are also encouraged to attend.

Using thought-provoking, experiential exercises and inspirational stories, the workshop facilitator will help prepare you and/or your partner to successfully move through the retirement transition process. You will learn about: 
  • How the baby boomers are changing retirement
  • The secrets to success in retirement
  • What challenges you may face and how to manage them
  • Rediscovering yourselfHow roles and relationships change
  • Exploring the value of work and satisfying career options for older workers
  • How to create a lifestyle that is right for you
  • And much more!
Visit www.learningshop.ualberta.ca to register. Seating is limited! There is no charge for this workshop; however, if you register and do not attend you will be assessed a penalty. **All registrants, including partners, must register individually.** For more information contact: hpaws@ualberta.ca or 780-492-0206.