Hey, Amavans! We’re gearing up for an exciting 2019 full of new horizons and we’re so glad you’re on board. You’ve helped us grow by engaging with us and sharing your thoughts and stories. We learn best by listening, so why not share what others have found most useful and interesting? Here they are: 2018’s most popular ways to Discover Your Next and some interviews with people who shared their paths and inspired others.

 


 

When it comes to Flexible Jobs, here’s what got folks thinking:

Flight Attendant

Dog Walker

Substitute Teacher

 


 

People showed a lot of interest in these Volunteer Gig ideas:

Hospice Volunteer

Adult Literacy Volunteer

Volunteer at Organic Farms Worldwide

 


 

Here are some Unique Experiences that seem to be on many a bucket list:

Test Drive a Tiny House

Lighthouse Keeper

Sea Turtle Volunteer

 


 

Inspiring Transition Narratives

Check out these candid impressions of real people describing the changes they made:

Kathleen Daly – Medical Devices Marketer to Coffee Shop Owner

Skip Bond – Microbiologist to Advocate, Teacher and Volunteer

David Bornstein – Solutions Journalist and CEO

 


 

Special Offer

Want to meet other Amava Members and learn from experts and one another? Join one of our Ask Amava discussion groups. These lively 45-minute sessions will cover special topics that our Members have asked about. If you’d like to participate contact us at member-services@amava.com with the subject line “Ask Amava.” We’ll get back to you with information about upcoming events.

 


 

On the way out…

“Be a lamp, or a lifeboat, or a ladder. Help someone’s soul heal. Walk out of your house like a shepherd.” ― Rumi