"I made so many mistakes."
That's what I hear from so many Baby Boomers in their 60s. They want or need to continue working and what had been no longer is. Their industries might have tanked. Their contacts have retired. Many of their skills are simply not in demand.
But, instead of putting together a comeback, they remain stuck in the wreckage of the past. Shame on them.
Comebacks are now all the rage. Take Steve Cohen. His former hedge fund SAC had been in the media for years for insider trading. A number of his employees are in prison for that or will soon arrive there. Yet, Cohen put togther a new firm - Point72. Boomberg reports that at Point72 employees will be rewarded for ethical behavior.
The meme of this era of total turbulence is to keep scrambling to come back from whatever.
About 11 years ago my career hit rock bottom Download Geezerguts. Today, I am laughing my way to the bank.