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Article – Finance Digest

Article – Finance Digest

In this article in Finance Digest, Michael Middleton provides some tips for ensuring a happy life in later years and why companies need to rethink retirement.

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Article – Global Banking and Finance Review

Article – Global Banking and Finance Review

In this article ‘To retire or not to retire. The retirement challenge’ in Global banking and Finance Review, Michael Middleton explains why banks should be leading the charge in their businesses to redefining retirement

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Article – HR Director

Article – HR Director

In this article in the HR Director, Pro-vision Lifestyles Founder Michael Middleton, discusses how a less one-dimensional approach to retirement is needed. 

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Article – Training Journal

Article – Training Journal

Michael Middleton takes aim at retirement and asks why companies need to ‘retire retirement’ and start training their employees to work into their 80s.

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Don’t Retire, Rejuvinate!

Don’t Retire, Rejuvinate!

In this episode Beyond R Managing Director Michael Middleton talks with Chartered Psychologist Dr Jo Perkins about the concept of retirement.All Dr Jo Perkins' work is underpinned by the robust, scientific, research-driven discipline of psychology and draws on the...

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Coping with Transition

Coping with Transition

In this episode Beyond R Managing Director Michael Middleton talks with eminent Psychologist Nancy Schlossberg about how we can cope with transition and in particular during the coronavirus lockdown. Nancy K. Schlossberg spent most of her career as a professor of...

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Life is Precious, Don’t Waste it

Life is Precious, Don’t Waste it

In recent months millions of people around the world have found themselves with a lot of time on their hands. A pandemic was never going to be a pleasant experience, however it is unlikely many people gave much thought to the notion of being held captive in their own...

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Fire Your Imagination

Fire Your Imagination

It would be easy to think a service like ours can provide a silver bullet solution for your future. It doesn’t. What we do is provide the means and tools for you to make best use of the amazing device that is your own mind. Our workshops will enable you to fire your...

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Re Imagine + Engineer = Reimagineer

Re Imagine + Engineer = Reimagineer

It is said as we age we tend to lose our imagination or creativity. This is not strictly true. What does happen is we become more habit driven, we discover that a particular behaviour works and so we tend to stick with it. We also adopt social norms and find these are...

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It’s More than Just Money

It’s More than Just Money

The first stage in successful retirement planning is not the money. The first stage, the first step even is to decide what you want the money for. Having a sound financial plan for retirement is of course important, but like a finely tuned car engine it is of no use...

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Whose Finishing Line is it?

Whose Finishing Line is it?

Are you working towards a false finish, a time imposed by someone else? So many of us are. That is to say working towards a retirement age that is created by someone other than ourselves, whether that is an employer or the state or just accepted convention. This is a...

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The Retirement Myth

The Retirement Myth

There are myths a plenty in the world, some date back many thousands of years and certainly as a children they make excellent reading. Among more modern myths is the notion that after a lifetime of work a happy sun drenched retirement awaits us, provided we have the...

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Run From or Arrive?

Run From or Arrive?

Common among causes of retirement are a desire to escape, to run away from a job someone hates or an aspect of it, for example the daily commute. The desire to escape the flames is frequently not accompanied with an equally passionate idea of where one might be headed...

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