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Turn Write At The Stop Sign

Beth Diane Bradley | Posted 06.09.2015 | Fifty
Beth Diane Bradley

Being the one who opens the curtain so others can see is a powerful metaphor to me. There have been times in my life when I have been asked to open the curtain, and times when someone has opened it for me. Recently, it's been the later, and I am ever so grateful.

3 Tried-And-True Tips For Older Women Seeking To Recapture Their Vitality

John Tarnoff | Posted 05.09.2015 | Fifty
John Tarnoff

Encore careers are perfect opportunities for boomers to combine what matters to them with what works for their business. Exercise studio owner Leigh Hometh found both personal and professional satisfaction through a career reinvention that has provided meaning and purpose in her life.

'Enjoy Every Moment' Includes The Later Ones, Too

Emily Ballard | Posted 10.22.2014 | Parents
Emily Ballard

As parents, we're instructed to "enjoy every moment" and are constantly reminded that "it goes by so quickly." The implication is that once on the other side of parenting our children daily, we'll be aimless and a little bit empty.

Jane Fonda's 'Fulfilling Sex Life'

Posted 07.10.2012 | Fifty

Whether in a leotard and a thick pair of leg warmers or stunning on the red carpet in fitted gowns, Jane Fonda has never been shy about her body. And ...

Rob Reiner: 'Squeeze Every Ounce Of Joy Out Of Your Life'

Debra Ollivier | Posted 08.23.2012 | Fifty
Debra Ollivier

Reiner has had a long, illustrious career starting as an actor in the TV role of "Meathead" in "All in the Family" and moving on to directing classics such as "When Harry Met Sally," "A Few Good Men," and "Sleepless in Seattle." Huff/Post50 recently spoke with Reiner about and his third act.

Third Act, Encore Years or Just Life?

Martha Nelson | Posted 07.07.2012 | Fifty
Martha Nelson

Jane Fonda says we're in our third act. AARP writes about our encore years. I'm not having any of it.

Teaching As A Second Career

Second Act | Posted 12.14.2011 | Fifty

Sitting at your desk at your corporate job, have you ever wished you were back at school? If so, why not consider teaching?...

Now That You're Over 50, What Should We Call You?

Julia Moulden | Posted 11.29.2011 | Fifty
Julia Moulden

This is not my mother's 55. We Baby Boomers have reinvented every lifestage as we pass through it, and we're in the process of doing the same as we pass 50...

Inspiration From the Putting Green: A Call to Third Act Women

Marie Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marie Wilson

As Jane Fonda said, Third Act Women have "a tremendous opportunity to change the world." We've got wisdom and experience on our side.