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Tips For Adulthood: How To Cultivate A Sense Of “Belonging” As We Age

On occasional Wednesdays I offer tips for adulthood. I had breakfast recently with two friends in...

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Friday Pix: Recommended Reading For The Weekend

On occasional Fridays, I point you towards some recommended reading around the blogosphere: a. By...

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Friendship Etiquette At Midlife

I got an email from a friend a few weeks back. It read something like this: “Dear Delia: I wanted...

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  • Tips For Adulthood: How To Cultivate A Sense Of “Belonging” As We Age

    On occasional Wednesdays I offer tips for adulthood. I had breakfast recently with two friends in their 70’s. Both have enjoyed very successful professional lives, but are now struggling with how to “give back” in later life. They know what they are good at and would like to share those skills with others, but they are […]

    Posted on March 22, 2017 2 comments
  • Friday Pix: Recommended Reading For The Weekend

    On occasional Fridays, I point you towards some recommended reading around the blogosphere: a. By now, we’ve all seen the viral video of the academic in South Korea whose young children crash his interview with the BBC. But you may not have seen this frame-by-frame analysis of the BBC interview from The Daily Telegraph or Robert Kelly […]

    Posted on March 17, 2017 0 comments
  • Friendship Etiquette At Midlife

    I got an email from a friend a few weeks back. It read something like this: “Dear Delia: I wanted to let you know that I invited X and her husband over to dinner. I feel terribly as I realize that I did this without ever having you guys over first and I’ve known you longer […]

    Posted on March 9, 2017 0 comments
  • Tips For Adulthood: Five Reasons To Clear Out Your Inbox

    On occasional Wednesdays I offer tips for adulthood: I’m not one of those die-hard Inbox Zero types. I’ve come to accept that there will always be a certain base level of flotsam cluttering up my inbox. Otherwise, I’d do nothing but eliminate emails all day long. But there comes a time — and everyone has a different […]

    Posted on March 2, 2017 0 comments
  • Tips For Adulthood: Five Signs You Need To Change Jobs

    On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. I ran into a former colleague at a party recently. He told me that despite having a prestigious and well-paying job in the private sector, he felt that he needed to move on from his current job because he’s been wearing a “costume” to work for the […]

    Posted on February 15, 2017 0 comments