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Jack Welch
7 Keys to a Happy Retirement
7 Keys to a Happy Retirement

Dead is the new retirement. OK, that doesn't sound appealing, but working till you drop is a heck of a lot better than playing bad golf, eating chicken-salad sandwiches for lunch and complaining about your gall bladder. That is, if you can find a job in retirement that brings meaning and happiness. So says Marshall Goldsmith, an executive coach and author of "Succession: Are You Ready?" His "Ask the Coach" blog appears at blogs.harvardbusiness.org/goldsmith. Retirement in the traditional sense is no longer the ideal, according to Goldsmith, who writes in his blog about lessons learned from professional athletes who have a particularly hard time retiring. The...