Part-Time Pioneers/"The Farm" & Intentional Communities
Friday, June 27
12 - 1 p.m. (PT)/3 - 4 p.m. (ET)
A Live & Online Broadcast
For Beyond 50's "Eco-Friendly & Sustainable Practices" talks, listen to William Sullivan discuss about what it was like building a log cabin with his wife Janell in the wilds of Oregon's Coast range and living there every summer for over 25 years. He'll also bring up solving a murder mystery on the property with the help of a ghost. Afterwards, Thomas Hupp will talk about "The Farm" that was a social experiment about communal living by Hippies during the late 1960's that continues to be a model for creating modern-style, intentional and eco-village communities worldwide.*
To Hear the Live Broadcast, Click on This: Talk Shoe
*Subject to change. To join in the conversation during the live broadcast, call (724) 444-7444. When asked for the Talk Shoe ID, dial 59781#, and for the last code, press 1#. If you happen to miss any of the interviews, it is available through our archives.
Starting a Business in Midlife
For Beyond 50's "Business Basics" talks, listen to Jeff Williams, the founder of Bizstarters.com. He talks about the growing trend of 50+ Boomers coming full circle to become adult entrepreneurs. Most have turned to corporate employment as adults in order to fulfill their financial obligations. And now, as millions of older Boomers reach and pass age 60, they are taking a long look at being their own boss.
To Hear the Past Recording, Click on This: Episode 19
Are You an Active or Retired Federal Employee?If you are one or know someone who is, the National Active and Retired Federal Employee (NARFE) Association is a group you can join that serves to protect the retirement benefits of federal retirees, employees and their families. They have since 1921. Tune in to Beyond 50's interview with Lanny Ross and Chuck Brodigan to learn more about becoming a NARFE member.