Maybe you don’t need anything else, but what if someone needs you?

Jon and Dan Miller

I just met with a prospective client who is 73 years old. He’s a ID on DISC and Maximizer, Deliberative, Responsibility, Relator, and Belief on Strengths Finders.

He currently is mostly retired and works seasonally. He’s in great health and full of energy. By his own assessment, he has everything he wants and doesn’t want to do anything more than he’s currently doing.

As we talked today, I asked him, “Maybe you don’t need anything else, but what if someone needs you?

This seemed to hit a real chord with him as he pondered the possibility that maybe his “retirement” and disengagement from productive life was actually a detriment to somebody that he should be helping.

Listen to Dan’s Answer.

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