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Old 06-30-2015, 02:45 PM   #1
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Six weeks ago I notified all of my clients that I would no longer accept new assignments after June 30. Today is the day! From this point forward my work load will slowly decrease to zero.

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Old 06-30-2015, 03:23 PM   #2
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Congrats - hopefully it winds down smoothly and relatively quickly.
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Old 07-01-2015, 01:23 PM   #3
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Congrats! Hope the work load will get to zero quickly!
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Old 07-01-2015, 02:56 PM   #4
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Congratulations, do you have a final date target when workload becomes zero?
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Old 07-05-2015, 02:09 PM   #6
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Congratulations. I stopped working "officially" April 4th. I am so busy with other things I don't know how I did it all while working.

I am loving retirement, hope you do too!

Enjoy!
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Wonderful. Congratulations. Let us know how it goes.
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Old 07-07-2015, 12:53 AM   #10
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Old 07-07-2015, 07:36 AM   #11
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Thanks everyone. I do not feel retired yet as my schedule was booked solid through the end of July, but I know it is coming and that makes a difference!
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Old 07-07-2015, 07:39 AM   #12
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Congratulations Culture, if you're booked in July how long will it take at part time before real retirement sets in?


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Old 07-07-2015, 07:42 AM   #13
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Congrats on your pending freedom!
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Old 07-07-2015, 08:59 AM   #14
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I will start seeing open time in my schedule the first week of August, and it will tail off to about 70-80% free by the end of the year. Unfortunately, some of my consulting jobs will drag on another couple of years. I am OK with that as long as I only work 1-2 days a week.
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