Life Stage Insights & Leadership Coaching for Adults Midlife and Better
Are you in the midst of a personal, health or career transition? Do you want your personal and professional leadership to feel more engaged, energetic and impactful? Are you roughly between 45 and 65 years old? You may not know it but you are firmly in the midst of a new life stage I call Middlescence. Through leadership coaching, engaging workshops and impactful speaking engagements, I can help you use your accumulated decades of experience to make this perhaps the most fulfilling and impactful time of your life. Youth is not wasted on the young; it is invested in them to prepare them for Middlescence!
My passion, as a gerontologist and coach, is to change our national conversation about what it means to be in midlife. The years we have added to our lives aren’t at the end – they are in the middle. These 20+ years are a brand new life stage no one has named or knows what to do with. Until now. I call it Middlescence.
Join me in a movement to change how we think about and live this new life stage. Find the power and potential to transform your life personally and professionally.
FROM THE BLOG
I was recently interviewed on Maryanne Live!, a radio show that asks experts, for “insights and common-sense truths” about life. Only this time, it was Maryanne who delivered the most intriguing insight. She asked me: “Barbara, is America going through a midlife crisis?” I hadn’t thought about it like that, and when I did, I … Read More
Based on the title, you might guess that Jonathan Fields’ How to Live A Good Life is just more of the same—another self-help book recycling the same old wisdom you’ve seen over and over. In reality, it’s anything but. That’s because author Jonathan Fields is keenly aware of who he is, and what sort of … Read More
To hear Barbara read this letter, click here. Dear President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, I write to you not as President and First Lady but as two middlescent adults with 8 years of wisdom gleaned from your rarified roles serving our country. You are so different from the rest of us in so … Read More
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