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    Good morning, Friday. Thank goodness.So everyone's in Cannes this week for the big advertising equivalent of the Oscars, and even though I spent a lifetime in advertising and also produced some award-winning work, I have never been to Cannes. And I don't mind. At all. As a non-joiner, self-congratulatory...
    This past Tuesday, June 11, was our first conference, YBL (Your Best Life) in Los Angeles.Today, we are in grateful recovery mode. Putting on something like YBL is an immense undertaking, requiring a dedicated team giving it their all. We did, and it worked out wonderfully. Yes, there were a...
    There is a new photo book about Brian Jones coming out. For those who may not recall, Jones was one of the founding members of the Rolling Stones and died at age 27. The book is being done in a limited edition of 300, and is using an interesting...
    Mavis Staples “We Get By” (Anti Records). This is Mavis Staples’ 12th solo album, released just before her 80th birthday. There were celebrations held in her honor in New York, Nashville, and Los Angeles that included an impressive roster of fellow musicians performing with her. Filled with funk, soul,...
    We have all heard it said that as we age, we come to appreciate intimate relationships above all other things in our life. Indeed, at 55, gratitude for my relationships (in fact, gratitude in general) has become a fulcrum for my being. Whether life skews towards the good or...
    “You are never too old to become younger” is the motto of @Sufferosa, a project of The Kissinger Twins, Kasia and Dawid, a director duo experimenting with interactive storytelling. Their project, a satire on the social media obsession with youth and beauty, is gorgeously produced, and is, as far as we...
    Something very interesting is happening out there in the 50+ work world. Women are taking the lead in starting new businesses, leading organizations and just all around grabbing the baton and saying “This is my time.” AGEIST publishes gender-balanced content, yet 65% of our readers are women. We find...
    Carole Montgomery is sassy. You need to be if you're doing stand-up comedy, as she has for the last 40 years. Showtime recently released Funny Women of a Certain Age with Fran Drescher, which she directed and produced."I’ve been performing stand-up comedy for almost 40 years. When I started there...
    We were in Chattanooga, TN last week and caught up with AGEIST favorite Lori Carter. Lori is doing great; her business is thriving, she is excited for what the future will bring. But what was most interesting to us was Lori's enthusiasm for podcasts. As we often say, our...
    Nai Vasha, energy powerhouse and mover of cultures, will be on stage at the YBL Conference speaking with Susan Feldman, founder of One Kings Lane and Into The Groove, in an intergenerational conversation about life and business.AGEIST: When did you found UNDO Magazine, and what is it about?Nai Vasha: UNDO,...