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You’ve Made It. Now Time to Step Back. 12

At some point, the ascent of our professional lives levels off – and the next turn is a gentle descent into retirement. As Arthur C. Brooks wraps up his tenure as president of the American Enterprise Institute, he’s been thinking about maintaining a sense of purpose in life when work is no longer part of your identity. He joins host Krys Boyd to talk about how we can prepare for this part of our lives – his essay “Your Professional Decline is Coming (Much) Sooner Than You Think” appears in the July issue of The Atlantic.