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Is striving a middle-aged thing?

by Ken Strongman

OPINION: Striving is probably for the middle-aged if it is for any age at all.

It is an odd word, never seeming to describe what people want it to describe. 774 more words

Baby Boomer


“Psychological doubt, anxiety, feelings of pointlessness, panic and frustration.”

That’s how it’s defined. This midlife crisis. All negative words. It is a crisis after all…….or is it? 1,156 more words


Flexibility, focus ease strain of midlife career shifts

Sarah Berger, 47, insists she wasn’t afraid when she got downsized from her director-level job in early September — even though she is single and solely responsible for her mortgage and other household expenses. 775 more words

Women And Work

Changing Careers 10/22

October 22, 2014
7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Arlington Public Library presents

Changing Careers

Arlington Public Library’s College & Career Librarian will present many of the diverse resources for job hunting and changing careers. 40 more words

Career Transition

Why the change of lifestyle......an answer to the question so many are asking

As a child I lived all over the world and called several different counties home. My father worked for the United Nations and this somewhat nomadic lifestyle was the life I was born into, so of course, I did not realise that our lifestyle was so different. 702 more words

Personal Development

Conquering Fear of Failure: How I Arrived in Marketing

Everyone makes mistakes.  Small mistakes— forgetting the grocery list; expensive mistakes— getting a speeding ticket; embarrassing mistakes— sending a text meant for a significant other to your mom.   1,303 more words

Career Path

Beginnings Are a Bitch

Once the adrenaline wears off and the sparkly sheen of what was once novel has faded, what is one left with? Work. Endings may be bitter sweet but beginnings are not for the weak willed. 529 more words

Being 30