Your Retirement

Finding the Money to Grow Your Business

Published on March 16, 2012 by Tracey Fieber

After getting their businesses off the ground, most small-business owners start focusing on growth. The main challenge that most of my clients face when they’re ready to grow is finding the money that allows them to do so.

Here are some strategies for finding the capital you need to take your…

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What Can I Do to Ensure My Leisure Time Doesn’t Turn into a Job?

Published on March 3, 2012 by Tracey Fieber

Small-business owners, entrepreneurs, and other go-getters often worry that, in retirement, “spending” (that is, getting rid of) the time they have each day will become a burden akin to a full-time job.

This is a perfectly reasonable and understandable fear, especially if you’ve spent a significant part of your working life…

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Starting a New Business in Retirement

Published on February 18, 2012 by Tracey Fieber

Whether you planned all along to start a new business in retirement or you decided after leaving the work force that you want to get back in the game, retirement can be an excellent time to start a new business. But starting a business after working a full career…

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What Are Your Strategies?

Published on February 10, 2012 by Tracey Fieber

Last week, I outlined the basics of defining business objectives, and today’s article addresses the closely related topic of business strategies. If objectives are the “what” that you want to achieve, then strategies define how you go about achieving them. In other words, strategies define the specific, day-to-day actions you…

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How Can I Get Back into the Work World?

Published on February 9, 2012 by Tracey Fieber

One of the challenges that many of my clients face is the one of getting back into the work world after retiring—and it’s no wonder. Making the decision to go back to work is one thing, but actually reentering the workplace after time off is quite another.

I’ve found that the…

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Planning Is a Process

Planning Is a Process

Published on January 27, 2012 by Tracey Fieber

During my years coaching entrepreneurs and business executives, I’ve witnessed many plans get “derailed” by some unforeseen incident—the loss of an essential team member, an unexpected market shift, a changing economic climate, and so on. But with a little work and some mindset shifts, the people who experienced these…

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Do You Have a Plan for Your Business?

Published on January 20, 2012 by Tracey Fieber

When you plan a trip in your car, you know exactly where to turn and which roads to take because you know exactly where you want to go. But many entrepreneurs I’ve worked with are much less clear about where they want their businesses to go—they may not even know…

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My interview on blogtalkradio with Dr. Erica Goodstone

Published on April 25, 2011 by Tracey Fieber

Please click the link below to listen to my interview on blogtalkradio with Dr. Erica Goodstone:

 

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/drericag/2011/04/19/new-face-of-retirement

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Retiring Early? Will Canada Social Security/Pension be Enough to Survive?

Published on March 11, 2011 by Tracey Fieber

It has long been the dream of many Canadian and American workers to ‘retire early’ before the age of 65. For many this has been a possibility. Supplemented by pensions, 401k, RRSPs, savings and Canada Pension/Social Security payments, retirees have had the opportunity to comfortably enjoy their senior years.

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Learn From The Past To Plan The Future

Published on January 20, 2011 by Tracey Fieber

Psycho-Cybernetics suggests, "In expecting to grow old at a given age we may unconsciously set up a negative goal image …. or, in expecting old age and fearing its onset, we may unwittingly do those very things necessary to bring it about. We begin to taper off on both physical…

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