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Unemployment After 50: Are You Doomed?

Published on April 4, 2012 By Susan Tolles

It has been reported that men and women over 50 have an especially difficult time finding employment. Read about finding meaningful work after 50, and disprove this negative notion.

Rita Wilson, Part III: Playing Against Type

Published on October 14, 2011 By Susan Tolles

In the first two parts of Jillian Michaels’s interview with Rita Wilson, the two discussed the progression her professional career. Now, Michaels dig deeper into Wilson’s inner being…

Rita Wilson, Part II: Fate, Faith, and Being Bold

Published on September 8, 2011 By Susan Tolles

Wilson credits her trajectory from ‘The Brady Bunch’ to the London Academy of Dramatic Arts to having good instincts – and taking advantage of opportunities that came her way.

Wine Temperatures: Why Ask Why?

Published on August 18, 2011 By Susan Tolles

Why Ask Why? At a recent wine tasting someone asked, “Why is white wine served cold and red wine served at room temperature?” This simple question inspired me to share with you the “Whys” of ideal serving temperatures. Unfortunately, the biggest problem with temperature is actually that whites are often served too cold and reds more »

What Diane Von Furstenberg Can Teach Us About Starting Over

Published on July 18, 2011 By Susan Tolles

When I was in college in the mid 70s, Diane von Furstenberg was on top of her game. Designer, successful businesswoman, and style icon, Diane was my generation’s “It Girl.” By the time she was 28, she had invented the famous wrap dress, had hundreds of people working for her, and was featured on the more »

Introducing Marcia Wieder, Dream Coach Extraordinaire

Published on December 7, 2010 By Susan Tolles

Marcia Wieder, who registered the trademark, “America’s Dream Coach,” www.dreamcoach.com, is one of the best-known members of the coaching world. She has appeared several times on Oprah, The To­day Show and in her own PBS-TV special. An author of several books, Marcia is past president of the National Association of Women Busi­ness Owners and the more »

Even women over 50 should rekindle their dreams

Published on March 9, 2010 By Susan Tolles

“First, say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do.” – Epictetus, Discourses Who do your dreams call you to become? How will fulfilling your dreams transform you? If fulfilling a dream will not make you better or stronger is it worth pursuing? I am convinced that as we more »