by Phyllis Bernstein Someone just sent me an e-mail with new lyrics to old songs for today’s baby boomers. They ranged from Herman’s Hermits’ “Mrs. Brown, You’ve Got a Lovely Walker” to Bobby Darin’s “Splish, Splash, I Was Havin’ a Flash” to Leo Sayer’s “You Make Me Feel like Napping.”

If this puts a smile on your face, you better start planning for the big event. Not your 50th birthday party, but retirement. The old norms of retirement and retirement planning are old — and they are out of date. Our communities, workplaces and society will need to accommodate boomers who will move into retirement healthier, better educated and more energetic than any previous generation.

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