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Retirement age is just a number

Ms Leonard, now 79, has been running her own coaching business since 2002, focusing on middle-aged women looking to make career and life transitions.

New York

WHEN Bonnie Leonard retired from academia at age 65, she knew she was not done working.

"Not for a minute," said Ms Leonard, now 79. "I just thought about what I wanted to do next."

After nearly 20 years as dean of continuing education at Wellesley College in...

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