I know a podiatrist who decided to become a biology teacher and an art dealer who became a rabbi. Changing careers is not unusual. Going back to school in order to pursue a new path is energizing and exciting; it takes vision and courage. Returning to college – or even going for the first time as a person of mature years — is a challenge worth taking. And why not take the plunge after retirement? See this inspiring article about retirees who have done it!
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