RETIREPRENEUR with Donna Kastner
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Welcome to Retirepreneur, the podcast for Boomers striving for a richer and more rewarding retirement. We'll share insights to help you make a smooth pivot from full-time job to part-time consulting. Retirepreneur is for forward thinkers who yearn for a more satisfying encore career chapter, designed on their terms, doing work they enjoy.
||CleanRetirepreneur TV, Tax Changes + Chat w/Kay Bransford||Show Notes for Episode #26… Hot Topic #1: Retirepreneur TV Last fall, we expanded our media portfolio with the launch of Retirepreneur TV, which airs on Hudson OH local cable, with shows archived on our Retirepreneur YouTube channel. Interesting, but we were already gathering quotes to expand our video library when we discovered a wealth [...]||3/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFranchises, Teaching Gig + Chat w/Lynne Wellish||In this episode of the Retirepreneur podcast, we explore franchise tips, a teaching gig + chat with Lynne Wellish about a webinar she's leading to help event professionals pivot to create an encore career.||2/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHabit, Purpose + Chat w/Carol Roth||Happy New Year! Here are show notes for Episode #24… Hot Topic #1: The Power of Habit Breaking bad habits and/or forming new ones is often at the top of our new year’s resolution lists. If that s you, I have a great book to recommend The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We [...]||1/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEntrepreneur Stories: Chat w/Tim Dimoff & De-de Mulligan||Show Notes for Podcast #23: Hot Topic: Goal-Setting Tips Now is a perfect time to celebrate 2017 achievements and sharpen goals for 2018. During this segment, we shared a few goal-setting tips from an article by Jack Canfield (you may recognize him as the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” guy). Here’s a link to the [...]||12/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPitch Perfect, 3 Key Questions + Chat w/Dennis Shiao||Show Notes for podcast #22 Hot Topic #1: Perfecting Your Pitch There s a program on YouTube called Behind the Brand, hosted by Brian Elliott and it s billed as a show for entrepreneurs. I ve been enjoying this program and there s one episode I wanted to direct your attention to today. It was an interview with one [...]||11/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHacking, U-Shaped Curve of Happiness + Chat w/Tom Speaks||Show Notes for Episode #21: Hot Topic #1 Hacking the American Mind In tech circles, to hack is to use a computer to gain unauthorized access to data in a system as in the Equifax hack. That s known as black hat hacking, but there’s a positive spin to this hacking stuff. White hat hacking [...]||10/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3 Milestone Achievements + Chat w/Marketing Maestro Nick Borelli||Show Notes for Podcast Episode #20: We kicked off this episode by opening up our playbook and sharing three Retirepreneur milestone achievements. Yes, I’m living this journey out loud, sharing both the wins and the challenges to help others navigate this transition from job to freelance gig with grace and speed. Milestone #1: Hired an [...]||9/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanExtended Watercooler Chat w/Daniel Winegarden||For episode #19, we set aside the “hot topics” format and indulged in an extended watercooler chat with one of our favorite experts, Daniel Winegarden. Our paths first crossed last year in his role as co-founder of CCRC LifeCast, a business venture he launched with his wife, Lori. Say what you want about social media — but it’s putting [...]||9/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAll About Age + Chat w/Sharon Emek||Show Notes for Episode #18… Two quotes from Mark Twain about age: Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen. Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter. Hot Topic #1: Sixty & Me Margaret Manning [...]||7/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEssentialism, Six Degrees + Chat w/Sharon Fisher||Show Notes for Episode #17… Hot Topic #1: Essentialism There s a best-selling book: Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less. This was a book I enjoyed back in 2014, when it first came out and it s filled with great insights for Retirepreneurs. We shared a clip from Essentialism author, Greg McKeown, where he examined what prevents [...]||6/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Great Resource to Strike Out on Your Own!
If you have left your job, or are thinking about it, but still need to earn an income, Donna provides practical tools to help you develop an action plan for success. Donna has been there, done that! She has turned a number and variety of contacts and experiences into income opportunities that she has enjoyed on her own terms and at her own pace. Her knowledge will provide you with the power and confidence necessary to strike out on your own and live your life YOUR WAY!