Whether you're a 16-year-old girl, a 39-year-old executive or a 62-year-old divorcee, it's your most persistent question. What is the meaning of life? This is my list of 9 tenets that describe - [...]
As my daughters become women, I sometimes reflect on how my dad achieved what should be every father's dream - to be loved and respected as A Good Dad.
My 53-year-old sister says, "I'm free to live an authentic life, to suit myself, and to shed little bits of my old life as I go. Rigid by nature, I'm finding I can live my life with more [...]
If you've worked as long as I have, you deserve to ask yourself what you really want out of life. Because once you're ready; REALLY ready, you can make tomorrow Day One. Discover the process I've [...]
Midlife reinvention is there for the taking. You're not too old. Life has not passed you by. And yes, there might be something wrong with you, but you can do something - a lot of things - to turn [...]
Comparing Yourself to Others is Pointless We do a lot of stupid things when we're young, mostly because we're ignorant, we're impulsive and our brains aren't yet fully developed. Eventually, [...]
A Midlife Crisis or a Chance to Reinvent Yourself? A couple of years ago, I sat on the toilet at 2:00 am, Googling the hell out of a problem – I was depressed and I couldn't figure out why. [...]
What would an 81-year-old man tell his 40-year-old self?
Today, I chat with my dad - a living testament to the fact that you don't need much to have a truly happy and fulfilling life. My dad [...]
I no Longer Feel Like a Fraud | And How I Overcame Imposter Syndrome They say wisdom comes with age. What they don't tell you is when… I remember how great it felt to turn 40. My days of [...]
The Lost of Art of Real Conversation | I am no longer capable of small talk. If I’m greeting one of the dads at my son’s school or a new colleague at work, I can’t just say, “Nice day, isn't [...]
Why You Shouldn't Give a Damn | My grandmother on my mum's side didn't give a damn about anyone – least of all her baby grandson. She hated me from the day I was born because I looked like [...]
Why is Happiness so Hard to Find? | Thirty years ago, I learned some important lessons from a famous motivational speaker. I remember him dressed in his double-breasted suit and Wall Street red [...]