404 - I've Heard of Career Development, But What About Retirement Development?

Thursday, September 28
3:15 PM–4:30 PM

Location: Room 221

Days: Thursday, 28 September
Track: Professional Development
Session Type: Education Session
NRPA Three Pillars: Health & Wellness

You've heard of career development, but what about the development of your own retirement plan? Moving beyond the financial aspect of retirement, this session will share the findings from a study that examined recreation professionals' attitudes toward retirement (e.g., social anxiety, quality of life, leisure satisfaction, etc.). The results of this study will be shared as well as tips and strategies for how professionals can manage some of these prevailing concerns regarding retirement.

CEU Credits: 0.1

Learning Outcomes:
Examine the results of a study on recreation professionals' attitudes toward retirement (i.e., social anxiety, quality of life, preparedness, leisure satisfaction, etc.).
Reflect on their own attitudes toward retirement through participation in-session activities.
Discuss individual-level tips & strategies related to managing their own retirement.

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