Just Getting Started at 100 - Soft Cover
The Remarkable Story of Abe Shenkman
by Melanie Keveles
If you're looking for a book to inspire you about growing old gracefully, this one is for you! It details the outlook of a man born in 1911, raised in an orphanage, but who always looks at the world through a glass half full perspective - actually, completely full. It's told through the adoring voice of his only daughter who keeps an eye on him even though she lives half a continent away.
* Read Abe Shenkman's prescription for living 'til 100.
* Hear how he renewed his driver's license in NY until he's 106!
* Learn how he manages to be resilient, making friends with people half his age.
You'll laugh, scratch your head and will be amazed - and will come away determined to live your own life to the fullest - no matter what your age! Great book to inspire your aging parents!
One of Melanie Keveles’ colleagues once dubbed her a “midwife for new ideas,” an apt description for a woman who is truly committed to the idea that everyone deserves the opportunity to express themselves as fully as they possibly can in their lives. Since 1998, Melanie has been an entrepreneur, running her coaching business, Starting Fresh Coaching LLC (www.startingfreshcoaching.com ) from her home in Northern Wisconsin. She has developed a process that she uses successfully with her clients, whom she coaches via telephone and Internet connection, no matter where they live in the world. Keveles authored Scrappy Startups: How 15 Ordinary Women Turned Their Unique Ideas into Profitable Business and co-authored Fired for Success: How to Turn Losing Your Job into an Opportunity of a Lifetime!