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Kerry Hannon
Works at The New York Times, Forbes, AARP, PBS Next Avenue
Attended Duke University
Lives in Washington, DC
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author, speaker, columnist, career, retirement and personal finance expert
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Author of Love Your Job: The New Rules for Career Happiness, What's Next? Finding Your Passion and Your Dream Job and Great Jobs for Everyone 50 +, expert on career transition, retirement and personal finance
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My latest book is Love Your Job: The New Rules for Career Happiness (Wiley). I am also the author of the gold-medal award winning What's Next? Finding Your Passion and Your Dream Job in Your Forties, Fifties and Beyond (Berkley Trade)  the Bestselling Great Jobs for Everyone 50+: Finding Work That Keeps You Happy and Healthy … And Pays the Bills (Wiley).
I am a New York Times columnist, PBS NextAvenue.org women and money expert and AARP's Jobs and Career expert, 
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Great Jobs for Everyone 50 + is a national bestseller, and What's Next? is an award winner: The Independent Publisher Book Awards
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  • Duke University
  • Shady Side Academy
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Honored that my Love Your Job: The New Rules for Career Happiness made this Duke University reading list. http://today.duke.edu/2015/06/alumnibooklist
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That pesky salary question on your job application. w/ advce from #careers  +Susan P. Joyce   http://www.aarp.org/work/job-hunting/info-2015/job-search-salary-negotiation.html +AARP 
Effective salary negotiation tips to help job seekers establish their value as a worker to employers.
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Watch and listen to this inspiring talk by Emilie Wapnick. Kind explains why I love being a writer. Maybe you can relate. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QJORi5VO1F8
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Nice feature on my keynote at The Oklahoma Conference on Aging. http://newsok.com/aging-expert-urges-boomers-to-refire-vs.-retire/article/5417693
Recent studies show “retirees” are moving into encore careers or bridge jobs with greater flexibility and fewer hours
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My column this week for PBS Next Avenue.. Important financial dance for many parents. http://www.nextavenue.org/blog/how-save-both-college-and-retirement
Yes, saving for college and retirement at the same time can be done and here's how some financial advisers recommend doing it.
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Another great place to job hunt and network...why should LinkedIn get all the limelight? #Job  +AARP +SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management)  http://www.aarp.org/work/job-hunting/info-2015/facebook-job-search-networking.1.html
Job search through Facebook allows networking through social media for job hunting success.
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Take the time today to read this thought-provoking article from +Marc Freedman  http://www.wsj.com/articles/how-to-make-the-most-of-longer-lives-1432743631
Scientists are pushing to extend our lifespans. But are we ready to fill all those added days?
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Advice on how to run a successful crowdfunding campaign to reach your project's goal.
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New York Times columnist and Pittsburgh native Kerry Hannon writes about career satisfaction in her book, Love Your Job: The New Rules for Career Happiness.
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A new report from the women's advocacy group OWL notes that only 7 percent of venture capitalists' funding goes to women-run businesses. OWL is leading a charge to raise that to 20 percent by 2020.
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Will you be at ‪#‎Oklahoma‬ ‪#‎Aging‬ Conference next week? I hope to see you for my keynote 5/6 11:45am CDT! http://t.co/HMWDivwZIM
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How important is it to you to leaving a legacy behind when you retire?
http://lifereimagined.aarp.org/stories/35471-Be-Remembered-For-Your-Work +Life Reimagined 
Want to leave a legacy? Start making it happen today
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