Social connections are more important than ever as we age

By |2014-08-27T00:00:00+00:00August 27th, 2014|Health, Life after 50|

A conversation at a wedding reminded me how much we all need to be connected. The father of the bride asked me if it was true that I started Oasis. I answered, and then he said, "I want to thank you for keeping my father alive for the last 20 years of his life."

Think no one sees your resume? You may be right.

By |2014-08-21T00:00:00+00:00August 21st, 2014|Technology, Workforce|

Traditional thought about resumes sometimes focuses on a great visual appearance, something that makes them look professional and appealing in hopes of making the person wading through the pile stop and look. The truth is, large companies use software to weed through thousands, even millions of resumes, and those fancy resumes can guarantee failure.

How to stop and enjoy the world around you? Try birdwatching

By |2014-08-06T00:00:00+00:00August 6th, 2014|Health, Life after 50|

“Alert! Alert!” several of them chirped as others gathered in groups to discuss the intruder. The bird cacophony was directed at the uninvited guest that sat perched on the telephone pole. In this fast paced world, take time to stop and experience nature. Bird or butterfly watching is a simple and relaxing hobby.