Mark Dolliver: ‘Where Do You See Yourself..?’

Much is made of the fact that many Americans who retire these days don’t really retire, but instead shift into new kinds of work. Still, it’s a non-trivial disruption when people leave the jobs they’ve got. A study by AARP International and Towers Perrin finds a large proportion of them—at least among those age 50-plus who toil at midsize and large companies—planning to do just that in the next five years. The chart above tells the story.