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In Second Acts you’ll discover topics like pursuing your passion and discovering a purpose after retirement, advice on continuing your personal growth and tackling the new surroundings of life in your prime.

Category Archives: Second Acts

In Second Acts you’ll discover topics like pursuing your passion and discovering a purpose after retirement, advice on continuing your personal growth and tackling the new surroundings of life in your prime.

suffering
Personal Growth

Cost or Investment: How Do You See It?

Maybe you watch programs like Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous, read certain glossy magazines or even catch the occasional beer commercial. If such s... Read More
Going Back to School Feature
Personal Growth

Lifelong Learning: Back to School After 50

It's never too late to go back to school. In a recent year, nearly half a million people aged 50 and above enrolled in degree-granting post-secondary ... Read More
October
Personal Growth

Editor’s Note: October Treats

Hello, everyone! How was your September? We have been working on some exciting programs that will be rolling out soon - like our weight management pro... Read More
second act
New Surroundings

Choose a New Path: Second Act Career Options

Why would you or any woman give up a successful career to make a second act career change? Like lots of middle-aged women, you could experience burnou... Read More
Personal Growth

7 Significant Factors to Consider Before Retirement

You’ve worked all your life and loved it but now it’s time for retirement - to withdraw from a career that’s defined you, dominated most hours o... Read More
do nothing
Personal Growth

The Art of Doing Nothing

Even in the second halves of our lives, we still have things to learn. One lesson I have found very challenging is how to do nothing. Being idle is no... Read More
September
Personal Growth

Editor’s Note: September Highlights

Hello, everyone! I don't know about you, but I am ready for fall. It's my favorite time of year, not only because of the more temperate weather here, ... Read More
Career Transition

5 Best Books for a Second Act Career

Do you have a yearning to star in the second act or third act of your professional life? Many women in their prime years decide to make a right turn i... Read More
Personal Growth

The Aging of Aquarius: New Book Ignites Passion and Purpose

Baby boomers and Generation X that follows them are now in range of retirement, and books about aging and the post-work life are proliferating. Most a... Read More
Ageism Feature
Personal Growth

6 Ways to Overcome Ageism In the Marketplace

If you’re an older woman looking to transition to a new career or even switch to a new company, you will likely encounter ageism - discrimination di... Read More
midlife crisis
Career Transition

Busting Midlife Crisis Myths

Believing in “Middle-Aged Malaise” Can Become a Self-Fulfilling Prophecy If there’s anything that people approaching middle age dread, it’s b... Read More
what's next
Career Transition

What’s Next: How to Make Endings Count

All career chapters come to an end. But they also lead to exhilarating new beginnings. Endings are important, as we outlined in this recent article.... Read More