Conventional wisdom might say that women over 50 are most concerned about how they look, how many wrinkles they have and how young they appear. But when I asked them to share their worst fear, none of these issues came up.
Reinvention holds enormous appeal for Baby Boomers like us. Who isn't eager to try something new? Who doesn't have a dream they'd love to bring to life? Who doesn't want to be part of a world-changing venture?
When I started writing "RIPE," everywhere I looked, there were high-profile examples of people who had reinvented their careers in midlife. One day, though, I spotted something different.