How can you uncover your best self? Start by judging other people — really

This article is authored by Todd Rose + Ogi Ogas and is published by Ted. A dark horse can be an opera singer or a dog trainer, a hairstylist or a diplomat … or a sommelier, carpenter, puppeteer, architect, embalmer, chess grandmaster, midwife, art conservator, astronomer, landscape architect. (These are just some of the people that … Continue reading How can you uncover your best self? Start by judging other people — really

World’s best country to grow old in revealed

This article is written by Lucy Dean and is originally published by Yahoo! Finance Australia. With Gouda cheese, windmills and millions of bicycles, it’s hard to find a reason why anyone would ever want to leave the Netherlands. But the Dutch can add another great lifestyle perk to their list; an enviable retirement system. Scandinavian … Continue reading World’s best country to grow old in revealed

The Secret to Aging Well? Contentment

This article is authored by Robert W. Goldfarb and is published by The NY Times. At 88, I remain a competitive runner, always sprinting the last hundred yards of a race to cross the finish line with nothing left to give. The finish line of my life is drawing close, and I hope to reach … Continue reading The Secret to Aging Well? Contentment

Feel Like You Haven’t Hit Your Peak Yet? It’s Never Too Late

This article is authored by Tim Herrera and is originally published by The New York Times. We’ve all felt it before: that weird mix of jealousy and pride when a friend accomplishes something that we also want to accomplish. It’s perfectly natural, and there are plenty of ways to deal with it. But sometimes, buried in … Continue reading Feel Like You Haven’t Hit Your Peak Yet? It’s Never Too Late

Starting a New Career in Midlife

This article is originally published by The Atlantic. Perhaps you are one of the lucky ones. Perhaps you have reached your 40s, 50s, or 60s blissfully happy in your job. You are engaged, fulfilled, and challenged. Your work draws on your natural talents and passions. If so, feel free to skip this article. The rest of … Continue reading Starting a New Career in Midlife