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Ageism In The Workplace, Are You Really Prepared?

Ageism In The Workplace, Are You Really Prepared?

The holidays are officially over and life is getting back to full swing. That means a lot of you will be returning to work hopefully refreshed after the long holiday weekends. This brings me to a topic that I feel really needs to be discussed and that is ageism. Ageism is real and it’s made even more real when you wake up to find that you are on the brink of losing everything you have worked for your entire life. You once...

Want To Create Happiness In Your World? This Is Thrilling

Want To Create Happiness In Your World? This Is Thrilling

In today’s society, we are bogged down with so many responsibilities with work and family that we don’t consider stopping for just a moment to evaluate how our life is really going. Next thing you know, we are too old to do anything about it. We’ve been taught to strive, drive and forge forward at all costs. If you’re not moving forward your not moving at all, right? Wrong! The only thing we truly have is Today, this moment in...

Do You Know the Truth About Ageism and Women?

It seems that every time I turn around I’m hearing about another middle-aged woman losing her job because they are “Too Old.” This mindset was very prominent during the Recession of 2008. I had friends and neighbors who were virtually forced to retire because of the cost that it would take to keep them on. I even had friends who were just plain fired because here in South Carolina an Employer can fire you with or without cause provided there is no violation of law....

9 Valuable Things to Actually Ease Panic of a Midlife Move

Mr. R and I have been renovating our house this year. We have lived here for 18 years, our children lived here, we have some beautiful memories as well as some not so beautiful memories. Now that the nest is empty, we are finally in the position to renovate our little family home to meet our needs. However, Mr. R asked me if I wanted to put it on the market after the renovations were complete? I must admit, I...