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    Jonathan Haisman, 52, living in Providence RI, recently decided to get off the corporate ladder and help start a company that is all about craft and making something helpful. "I love being an entrepreneur" Why are you doing this?I love being an entrepreneur; being in control of my day and schedule...
    Today we introduce our Vice President of Brand Insight and Strategy, Colleen Scholer, 58. We believe in serendipity here. Colleen recently found herself in LA visiting her daughter and thought we should meet at AGEIST HQ.  We had no idea that she had a deep background in data analysis...
    by Lee Sachs.In 1996 I got a job at a dotcom place in New York City’s “Silicon Alley.” You know, California has Silicon Valley -- valley’s connoting rolling hills and redwood forests -- and New York has alleys where crackheads get shot. This was my first full-time job and I...
    Experienced Professionals and ResumesAre you in your mid-career? What does that even mean? Is it 10+ years of experience or 20+ years of experience? For some job seekers, "mid-career" can be a nice way to phrase, “I have a lot of experience and now no one will hire me”...
    The world is full of investment risk and, contrary to recent predictions, interest rates have not gone up, but are now falling to historic lows. In parts of Europe, mortgage rates are now zero. To help us with what we should be doing in this new world, we asked...
    One of the surest ways to seem irrelevant is to be speaking about what happened in the long-ago past, especially of our work lives. Many of us have had long, successful careers. We think our job history has great value, and it does, but it can also be a...
    This came in recently, and we think it is a tremendous business idea — one of the best we have ever seen: Concierge Services for Older Adults. The need is obvious: helping an older adult who is aging in place to navigate the plethora of documents and forms they...
    Stocking Up The world today is filled with risks everywhere we look. This has given younger people some pause when thinking about investing. We, however, have been through a lot, and seem to have a better view of the long game. For us, the very nature of what it means...
    Jessica Jackley will be part of the Conscious Capitalism panel at YBL (Your Best Life) conference June 11 in Los Angeles. Positive Finance Jessica Jackley likes to make a difference. She is best known as a co-founder of Kiva, one of the world's crowdfunding websites, which has facilitated over $1B in...
    The world of hiring and job search is constantly evolving. We caught up by phone with one of the experts in the field, and YBL (Your Best Life) speaker David Cooley. As the career coach at UCLA Anderson School of Management and owner of Cooley Career and Executive Coaching,...
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