To me, vacation time means being active. Hiking, biking, and kayaking — far from the sedentary pursuits one might associate with, well, mature middle-age — lift my energy and my spirit. The prospect of sitting on a tour bus or lounging by the pool does nothing to motivate me.
I'm not alone. The phrase “50 is the new 30” has become a cliché, but that doesn't make it less true. Many of your top producers in their 50s “are younger by attitude,” as Dan Young, director, event planning and