Tag: Get DARE from here!

High There! – High-rise over 40!

The education industry offers us literally millions of options for expanding the depth and breadth of our brainpower, from womb to tomb. Yet, there’s an assumption within some industries and organizations that when someone has reached the age of 50…

Alpha Women – Part Two

I recently posted a blog discussing Alpha women in our society, those women whose traits of leadership, self-esteem, and high emotional intelligence lift them up to shine above the crowd. And there are many of them! In fact, I soon…

Over-50 Alpha Women

This year both Prevention magazine and Adweek (an ad industry trade publication), published articles on over-50 women referred to as “Alpha Women.” Alpha women over 50 are often discussed in our media, but not everyone is in agreement as to…

Exchange Your Experience and Expertise, Over 40!

I had a wonderful generational “Exchange” yesterday with a young female colleague who was helping me prepare for a Skype meeting with a high-energy executive not known for his patience with technology glitches.  I assured her that I would not…

Get a MOVE On! Get OVER IT! I DARE You!

Last month, my husband and I finally sold and moved out of the house we have owned for 30 years, opting for a small and much more manageable apartment in a Manhattan high-rise.  Here’s advice for anyone deliberating a long-delayed…

New Trend: Would You DARE Audition for a Full-Time Job?

Talent management experts advise professionals to take on a probationary project at discounted salary as “audition” for the permanent position.  Your comments, insights? The Build Network.com  quotes Michael Schrage, a research fellow at MIT Sloan School’s Center for Digital Business,…