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Life after 50: Looking for Answers to Reinvent Your Life? Don’t Be Afraid to Ask Questions!

Today, we discuss the importance of learning and asking questions when looking for guidance and answers to reinvent your life after 50. One interesting observation in this regard, women are less likely to ask questions than men. Academic studies point to a lack of confidence or fear of “not seeming clever enough” that keeps women […]

Reinventing Life After 50: Learning to Adapt, Overcome and Tap Into Your Inner Wisdom & Confidence!

What does it take to reinvent your life after 50? From the Marine Corps to Mentor, Tami McVay knows what it means to find your courage, give yourself credit for the wisdom you’ve acquired, put a plan in place, and then learn to adapt and overcome! She operates with the belief that to create the […]

Life after 50: Are Worries About Saving for Retirement Keeping You from Living Your Life Today?

Do you feel overwhelmed with saving enough and adequately preparing for retirement? You’re not alone. As we hit 50, the escalating bombardment from financial planners coupled with fear-mongering media coverage can outright cripple us from living and enjoying our life today. We become consumed with worries about having enough in the future, and forget that […]

Is Starting a Business after 50 for You? What it Takes to Become an Internet Entrepreneur after 50!

Thinking of starting a business after 50 and becoming an internet entrepreneur? You’re not alone! People between 55 and 64 now comprise the largest group of entrepreneurs in life after 50. And whatever your motivation is for starting a new business after 50, recent studies show that older entrepreneurs are more likely to be successful […]

Struggling with the Decision to Have Children, or Not? Advice from Those Who’ve Been There!

Are you, (or is your adult child), among the growing number of women (and men) today struggling with the decision of whether or not to have children? The childfree conversation has taken on a life of it’s own on 2nd Act, with young women seeking input and advice from those of us who’ve been there! […]

Are You Feeling Less Confident after 50? How Faking Self-Confidence Can Boost Your Self-Esteem!

If you’re over 50 and feel like your self-confidence has taken a hit, you are not alone – especially if you are a woman over 50! One study found that only 15% of women over 50 report having high self-esteem or confidence, (especially when it comes to the opposite sex). While there are endless reasons […]

Life after 50: Want to Turn Your Passion and Knowledge into a Profitable Online Business after 50?

Thinking of starting a new business after 50? You’re not alone. A 2016 study found that people between 55 and 64 now comprise the largest group of entrepreneurs in life after 50. Makes sense! Our generation brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and passion that positions us perfectly for launching a business after 50. All […]

Single Mother by Choice: A Candid Look Back on the Convoluted Choices to have a Baby Alone after 40!

Has your longing to have a baby after 40 driven you to contemplate single motherhood by choice? Today’s behind-the-scenes conversation with writer and radio host Treva Brandon Scharf was captured after we concluded our first interview, but the camera was still rolling. Treva recalled the time when her biological clock stopped ticking and her only […]

Single Motherhood by Choice: A Story of Determination and Disappointment to Have a Baby after 40

What does it take to become a single mom after 40? Among other things, a LOT of determination and disappointment, according to Treva Brandon Scharf, LA-based writer, radio host, and author of the popular blog “Late Blooming Bride.” Treva candidly shares her story of “forgetting to have a baby” in her 30’s, and then in […]

Recreating Life after 50: Are You Settling for Less than You REALLY Want in Life and Love?

Whether you are in an unfulfilled relationship, working at a job you hate, or in the midst of recreating life after 50, have you been settling for less than what you really want or think you deserve? If so, you’re not alone. By the time we reach midlife we’ve been conditioned to believe that we […]

Recreating Life After 50: Becoming a Woman of Value. Learning to Speak Up and Get What You Want!

Are you a woman recreating your life after 50? If so, chances are you were raised with outdated and often destructive “nice girl rules” that have kept you from making waves, going after your own needs, and becoming a woman of value who goes after what she really wants. Not so in your second act! […]

What’s Holding You Back from the Life You Really Want? Emotional Baggage and Getting Unstuck

Due you feel stuck in certain areas of your life? Maybe you feel stuck in an unfulfilled relationship, struggling on the dating scene, a job you hate, mounds of debt, or excess weight you just can’t seem to lose? Paige explains how unresolved losses in our past could be the reason we are unable to […]