A Look at a Book—Start With Why by Simon Sinek

A Look at a Book—Start With Why by Simon Sinek

January 8, 2018Books, Vision

Mia reflects on life after college and “finding her why” with the help of this step-by-step, exercise driven workbook. When Barbara came into my life, I thought that the idea of coaching was ridiculous for a few reasons. To start with, I am a twenty-something. Who was I to go around needing guidance and direction … Read More

Dictionary.com Names “Middlescence” the Word of the Day

Dictionary.com Names “Middlescence” the Word of the Day

March 9, 2017News

Imagine my surprise when an acquaintance sent me an email, excited about the fact that “middlescence” is Dictionary.com’s word of the day. What really thrilled me is that people are recognizing the word middlescence and the work we are doing to spread the word about the importance of this new life stage in lives of … Read More

Is America Having A Midlife Crisis?

Is America Having A Midlife Crisis?

February 14, 2017Vision

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

A Look at a Book – How to Live a Good Life

A Look at a Book – How to Live a Good Life

February 7, 2017Books

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