Blog - Mid-life

13.07.2017 - Mid-year sale – how you can change careers, boost motivation and empower your success for less

MORE PASSION and PROSPERITY LESS GROUNDHOG DAY! Mid-year sale – how you can change careers, boost motivation and empower your success for less Are you looking for the perfect motivational kick-start book? Look no further. My self-empowerment eBooks will fire the flames of desire, clarify your best-fit career and life direction, improve your relationships and …MORE »

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23.02.2017 - Powerful creativity: making space to create

As Courtney Kennedy writes in her new book, Creating Space to Thrive: Get Unstuck, Reboot Your Creativity and Change Your Life, “Creativity is the missing ingredient for many of us.” Sometimes a reminder of its importance comes to us when we are most in need. As it did for my step-father Ted, a military man diagnosed with …MORE »

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19.12.2016 - Success Story: Turning Her Dream into a Reality – Reinventing Joy Again

Joy spent 10 years as a Legal Conveyancer—but wanted to do something more creative. “I looked around one day and thought to myself, ‘Joy do you realize that shortly you are going to be the eldest one around here?’ I didn’t feel enamored with that thought.” One day she was driving to work, stuck in …MORE »

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5.07.2016 - Free Mid-life Career Rescue!

Liberate yourself today… We’ve passed the mid-point of 2016 It’s time to think about what you want your work-life to look like next year. If you’re ready to make a change, but only wish you knew what it was, I have something that will help. If you’re feeling too overwhelmed and stressed out to even …MORE »

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7.04.2016 - How a midlife crisis has been replaced by a midlife makeover

Fourteen individuals tell you their stories… Their backgrounds and dreams are as unique as you are. What unites them is their creativity, passion and integrity. In my latest book Mid-life Career Rescue: Employ Yourself they share their fears, their struggles and their joys as they overcame obstacles and pursued their dreams of self-employment. They were …MORE »

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3.04.2016 - Midlife Crisis? Become Self Employed: Choose And Grow Your Own Business With Confidence

You don’t always need buckets of money, or the courage of a lion, to start your own business. Plenty of successful entrepreneurs have started their businesses on a shoe-string budget, and launched new careers while combining salaried employment. Many have felt the fear and launched their business anyway. I was in my mid-30’s, a single …MORE »

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1.01.2016 - How to create a new life – harness the power of one and achieve your goals

one thought, one feeling, one intention, one desire, one challenge A very warm greeting to you on this most auspicious day  the first day of the first month – the beginning of a wonderful new year. One has become my favourite number. I love its simplicity. In an era where overwhelm threatens the peace and …MORE »

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23.12.2015 - How to change careers – follow your passion not your pension

It’s my great privilege to share a sneak peek at Jilly Bennett’s incredible story of reinvention and her amazing photography. I first met Jilly in 2014 when I was chasing my many passions in Italy. We both signed up to follow another passionate woman, photographer Carla Couslon, with whom we travelled around Puglia learning more …MORE »

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21.12.2015 - How to be happy with yourself – prioritising what’s important

PRIORITISING WHAT’S IMPORTANT “Values are a matter of what guides you through every day, every task, every encounter with another human being. Yet we are often unaware of what our values are.” ~ Richard Bolles, Author Sometimes the job of your dreams may be the one least likely to pay the most. But it’s not …MORE »

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2.12.2015 - Why I Wrote Mid-Life Career Rescue – the rise of the older worker

Why I Wrote Mid-Life Career Rescue  Someone once asked me, “What was the catalyst for writing your book?” In part, it was my experience as a psychologist and career counsellor, and the  experiences of my clients. Like, those who were made redundant after 40-years of loyal service, and offered only 2 hours of support to help …MORE »

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