Category Archives: New Surroundings

Powerful Women
New Surroundings

Older, Wiser and Rocking Their 70s – Powerful Women In the News!

The New York Times, bless their hearts, published an article by Emily Eakin, entitled "70 and Female is the New Cool." Like we weren't before!And ... Read More
What to Do In Retirement
New Surroundings

What to Do In Retirement? Ideas on How to Share Your Time and Talent

You’ve come a long way, baby! We’re living longer than ever – average life expectancy for women is now over 80 years, 81.3 to be exact. With ten... 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
who am I
New Surroundings

In Post-Retirement: Who Am I Now?

I had struck up a conversation with a man at an Upper East Side cocktail party. Smallish, wiry guy, nice-looking. We quickly got to the "What do you d... Read More
Midlife Vacation
New Surroundings

Why You’re Having a Midlife Crisis and Don’t Even Know It – Part 2

Part 2 This is the second part of a post by the same name. To access that click HERE.Feeling like a successful woman rather than an old woman. F... Read More
midlife crisis
New Surroundings

Why You’re Having a Midlife Crisis and Don’t Even Know It

Part 1 What is midlife anyway? It is a term that elicits a lot of reactions from people in it, people approaching it and people past it. Midlife has ... Read More
female entrepreneurs
New Surroundings

Find Your Happy Place as an Entrepreneur

When I ask an entrepreneur how they feel about the fact they’ve created an income producing venture out of thin air, the responses are similar but t... Read More
what's next
New Surroundings

What’s Next? 9 Signs You’re on the Path to Something New

Are you feeling antsy, unfulfilled, overwhelmed -- or bored? Take a look at the calendar. You might be nearing an ending chapter in your work or perso... Read More
business name
New Surroundings

You Have the Concept, Now You Need a Business Name

You’ve created a business around something you love to do, and friends and family are encouraging you to make it official. Maybe you are selling hom... Read More
running a successful business
New Surroundings

Second Act Success: What They Didn’t Teach in Business School

Prime Women are definitely not rocking chair ready. Even after we leave our day job or full time professional practice, we want to do something more t... Read More
downsizing your home
New Surroundings

Thinking About Downsizing Your Home?

Have you considered downsizing your home lately? My husband and I have reached a stage in our lives where we wonder if we need to move out of our four... Read More
reinvent yourself
New Surroundings

Reinvent Yourself in 5 Easy Steps

Your kids are in school all day or off to college and here you are thinking about your next thing. You want to do something you really enjoy. You’d ... Read More
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