Sometimes it requires great effort to stay motivated in your career.  Experiencing frustration or discouragement is a common occurrence in the lives of most professional women.  The path to success is fraught with obstacles like unconscious bias, sexism, racism,...
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,...
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...
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....
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...
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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...
Are you overwhelmed and routinely pulled under by day-to-day tasks?  Perhaps you are drowning in a sea of expenses too.  Well then, you have come to the right place.  Most of us can certainly identify with these struggles.  Let me...
Is waiting for something I want worth it?  That's a question you ask yourself daily.  If you overeat, the jeans may not fit later.  Although you don't have enough money saved, that new laptop could go on the credit...
On the heels of my first post in a series of resources for Midlifers and Boomers, I've composed a list of targeted Facebook pages for the woman over forty.  They range from well-known, popular pages to obscure, smaller ones. As long...