There are few things in life more spirit crushing than significant financial debt.  The constant fear of family and coworkers discovering your shameful secret taxes your energy.  Not to mention the hopelessness you feel as your situation spins out of control...
Truth be told, I'm a wee bit of a podcast junkie.  Nothing's better for me than listening to tricks of the trade or inspiring stories from people I identify with and trust.  Playing an episode gives me the feeling of...
Pioneering sitcom writer, Susan Silver, thrived climbing over obstacles and breaking down barriers throughout her life.  Her often glamorous career began in the sixties when professional opportunities for women were limited to those of secretary or telephone operator.  However,...
Cindy Gallop is an outspoken champion of women in the workforce.  When she speaks, people in the corporate world sit up, take notice, and often cringe.  She doesn't care.  As the chair of the U.S. branch of Bartle Bogle...
Midlifers really like Pinterest.  In fact, according to Ignite Social Media, 53% of Pinterest users fall between thirty-five and fifty-four years of age.  What's more, 80% of all users are women.  So, it's safe to say female midlifers are big...
Want to know what's wrong with most lists of midlife career change ideas?  They SUCK!  That's right; I said it.  That is unless you inherited a large sum of money, don't need to rely on a realistic income or...
To whom do you turn for support and resources as a woman over forty?  Do you confide in family members, neighbors, co-workers, or high school friends? Perhaps the answer is no one. As midlifers, we experience daily challenges particular to...
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I thoroughly enjoy midlife.  I didn't think I would at first.  Father Time dragged me kicking and screaming into my forties, but I've embraced this experience now.  Everything my mother and grandmothers told me about this chapter in life's story is true....
Imagine, if you will, you have about ten years remaining on this Earth.  It could actually be a few months more or less.  The point is, you know with absolute certainty you have approximately a decade to look forward...