Over the next five days or so I will touch on what I think are the five things that Baby Boomers miss the most from their youth.
Everybody will have their own opinions. Men will differ from women. "Scholars" will differ from "Jocks." "Right Wingers"...
Do you remember when you were young and poor and a vacation meant spending weeks camping out in the woods in a leaky canvas tent with absolutely no creature comforts and just the clothes on your back? There was no phone, no radio and definitely no electronic entertainment....
Today, we wrap up the 50 ways to achieve complete expert status in organizing the most important priorities in our lives.
Do you know what the best part of this exercise has been?
In researching this topic, I found a ton of new ways to improve my...
Do you remember my "Honey Do" list from Part 1 of our discussion on "50 Ways to Organize Your Life after 50?"
That list included:
Today, is the third part in my series of helping you organize your life, especially your priority projects. We will carry on with my research collection of 50 tips, hints, tricks, encouragement, advice and mnemonic lessons about planning your time and personal life schedules.
If you are scratching...
In my last post, we started our list of 50 ways to organize your life. You can review themhere. They are easy techniques and extremely useful in making your life more productive. These included some of my favorite gems, such as:
1. Pinpoint Your Priorities
The other day, while having a bite to eat at a local restaurant, I overheard an older couple (at least mid-60s) talking about their New Year's resolution to organize their lives.
Even though it was a light-hearted conversation, it started me thinking about what I needed to do...
Do you feel that there is a certain impossibility to "breaking up" nowadays?
I just ended a "fervid" two year relationship with the woman I thought was going to be the "soul mate" for the rest of my life.
I don't know why it happened.
It probably had...
I think I finally had the opportunity to experience, for the first time in my life, true genius.
When I say true genius, I mean something that alters the way you look at things, appreciate life and especially the talents of others, what a human being is capable...
An incredibly unique event is happening this weekend in Phoenix.
Have you heard about the "Undy Run 5000" yet?
This is a family-friendly event created by the Colon Cancer Alliance, which encourages participants to run in underwear/boxers to bring attention to colon cancer....
Are you "plugged in?"
Do you spend at least 27 hours per week on the Internet?
Why would I use such a specific number?
Because in a 2012 research study by WSL Strategic Retail, they found that Baby Boomers spend two hours more a week online than the...
A little while back, we talked about the new rules for "virtual " friendshipsand how you treat your social media contacts and "friend requests."
Do you feel that because of modern technology, your life is getting more crowded with relationships?
Or, do you feel, because of...
Go ahead and Google or Bing the phrase "Top 10 Business Books" and you get nearly 1.8 Trillion returns.
That in itself leads you to realize that this is an extremely important subject on this planet.
Everybody who is somebody from Forbes and Huffington Post to bloggers like Fernando...
It's no secret that at least 60 percent of us have come to embrace the Internet and use some form of social media to communicate on a daily basis.
You laugh, you learn, you verify, you discover, you explore, you observe and you experience a new type of...
Do you ever wake up thinking about your grandchildren?
Up until a couple of weeks ago, I was watching my daughter's two girls, Annabell and Leila, three days a week while she completes her nursing degree.
Yes, it was tough breaking off on these afternoons to sit with...
Do you consider yourself a "positive" person?
Do you have a "glass half full" attitude about life?
Countless studies have shown that there is a strong correlation between staying positive and your overall health.
Researchers have concluded that this relationship happens because staying positive helps mitigate and eliminate...