SHOWING ARTICLES TAGGED WITH Fulfillment

If you’ve got creative flair and entrepreneurial skills, consider bypassing flea markets and selling your handmade products online.

The Creative Entrepreneur: Easy, Flexible, Affordable Ways to Sell Handmade Products Online

If you’ve got creative flair and entrepreneurial skills, consider bypassing flea markets and selling your handmade products online.

by Frank Pietrucha

Want to teach English in the Ivory Coast? Translate poetry in Lithuania? Shoot photos in Pakistan? Join the 40+ adults who are signing on for overseas fellowships that will rock your world.

It’s Not Too Late to Get a Fulbright! How To Win a Fellowship Abroad

Want to teach English in the Ivory Coast? Translate poetry in Lithuania? Shoot photos in Pakistan? Join the 40+ adults who are signing on for overseas fellowships that will rock your world.

by Frank Pietrucha

Intrigued by the trombone? Wondering about Zumba? Go ahead, spread your wings and take an online course.

Feed Your Curiosity By Going Back To School

Intrigued by the trombone? Wondering about Zumba? Go ahead, spread your wings and take an online course.

by Kara Baskin

I trust my instincts, I know who I am, and I have the confidence to follow a dream.

Fearless and Free After 50

I trust my instincts, I know who I am, and I have the confidence to follow a dream.

by Jo Ann Jenkins

Are you really ready to change careers? Here’s how to know.

Best Online Jobs: Make Them Work for Your Job Search

Are you really ready to change careers? Here’s how to know.

by Kara Baskin

Opening your mind is the often-overlooked key to creating a business plan that spells success.


Opening your mind is the often-overlooked key to creating a concern that will flourish.

How To Use Your Best Instincts in Starting a Business

Opening your mind is the often-overlooked key to creating a business plan that spells success. Opening your mind is the often-overlooked key to creating a concern that will flourish.

by Kara Baskin

Sometimes your dream career just isn’t in the cards. Still, you can make the job you have a lot friendlier in eight surprising ways.

Flexibility? Volunteering? The Best Move To Refresh Your Job

Sometimes your dream career just isn’t in the cards. Still, you can make the job you have a lot friendlier in eight surprising ways.

by Kara Baskin

Whatever you do for a living, you can make your work more meaningful in small ways that lead to bigger results.

Turn Your Job Into a Values-Driven Career

Whatever you do for a living, you can make your work more meaningful in small ways that lead to bigger results.

by Kara Baskin

Check out 10 traits you can develop right now to unleash your inner artiste.

Think You’re Not Creative? Read This and Think Again

Check out 10 traits you can develop right now to unleash your inner artiste.

by Janice Holly Booth

These strategies will bring your joie de vivre bouncing back to life.

Has Your Passion Taken a Powder?

These strategies will bring your joie de vivre bouncing back to life.

by Janice Holly Booth

In Today’s Workforce, It Pays to Wear Many Hats

by Judy Dutton

Follow these simple steps, based on Dr. John Whyte’s book, New American Diet, to outwit your appetite and control food cravings.

Outsmart Your Food Cravings

Follow these simple steps, based on Dr. John Whyte’s book, New American Diet, to outwit your appetite and control food cravings.

by Life Reimagined

If so, your daredevil side can supply just the boost your career change needs.

Do You Know the Difference Between Risk-Taking and Recklessness?

If so, your daredevil side can supply just the boost your career change needs.

by Kara Baskin

Face-to-Face Trumps Facebook in Quelling Depression

by Janice Holly Booth

Standing at a career crossroad? Here’s how to figure out your best next step

When To Be Persistent—and When to Move On

Standing at a career crossroad? Here’s how to figure out your best next step

by Kara Baskin

These days more and more people are volunteering their unique talents and passions to make life better for folks all over the globe. You can too.

Skills-Based Volunteering: Do What You Love and Change the World

These days more and more people are volunteering their unique talents and passions to make life better for folks all over the globe. You can too.

by Jean Chatzky

Want to do a lot of good, not just a little? Ask yourself these key questions.

Effective Altruism: Philanthropy’s New Frontier

Want to do a lot of good, not just a little? Ask yourself these key questions.

by Kara Baskin

Do you yearn for your own gig, but can’t leave your day job. Here’s how to have it all.

Balance Your Career With a Fulfilling Side Gig

Do you yearn for your own gig, but can’t leave your day job. Here’s how to have it all.

by Kara Baskin

Here’s the key: finding work that excites you and a pace that works for a growing family

How a Primetime News Producer Downshifted to Happiness

Here’s the key: finding work that excites you and a pace that works for a growing family

by Kara Baskin

Check out these 7 ways that a life coach could help you reach your goals.

Stuck in a Reinvention Rut? Coaching Could Be Your Best Next Step

Check out these 7 ways that a life coach could help you reach your goals.

by Janice Holly Booth

 Looking for the courage to change your life? Read on.

My Trans-Atlantic Leap of Faith

Looking for the courage to change your life? Read on.

by Kara Baskin

 Surrounded by students, I find myself reprising the education experience myself.

The Joy of Learning Is Contagious

Surrounded by students, I find myself reprising the education experience myself.

by Sarah Mahoney

 It’s a proven fact that helping others makes you happy too.

The Road To Happiness Begins With Giving

It’s a proven fact that helping others makes you happy too.

by Janice Holly Booth

Never turn down a chance to talk about your job—you may find yourself reconnecting with your work.

How 30 Teenagers Made Me Appreciate My Career

Never turn down a chance to talk about your job—you may find yourself reconnecting with your work.

by Kara Baskin

 My passion for cooking (and eating) has mirrored the various stages of my life

The Joy of Food

My passion for cooking (and eating) has mirrored the various stages of my life

by Janice Holly Booth

Imagine that these six protagonists, who all lived fiercely by their own rules, were CEOs.

What Charlotte the Spider Knows About Good Business

Imagine that these six protagonists, who all lived fiercely by their own rules, were CEOs.

by Kara Baskin

Don’t think of yourself as a failed entrepreneur, but as someone who’s moving to an engaging new chapter in your work life.

Back To the Grind After Being Your Own Boss

Don’t think of yourself as a failed entrepreneur, but as someone who’s moving to an engaging new chapter in your work life.

by Kara Baskin

The green-eyed monster can drain your confidence; here’s now to put envy in its place.

Freelancing? Stop Comparing Yourself to Other People’s Success

The green-eyed monster can drain your confidence; here’s now to put envy in its place.

by Kara Baskin

 More and more evidence shows that how well you’ll do is all in your head.

Kick Your Confidence Up a Level

More and more evidence shows that how well you’ll do is all in your head.

by Sarah Mahoney

These 6 tips will take the lame out of lame duck, and help you prepare for your future

Keep Your Heart in the Game When Your Feet Are Out the Door

These 6 tips will take the lame out of lame duck, and help you prepare for your future

by Kara Baskin

Pursuing a passion and working fewer hours sounds like heaven. But first, you have to come to terms with the new you

Don’t Lose Your Identity When You Downsize Your Job

Pursuing a passion and working fewer hours sounds like heaven. But first, you have to come to terms with the new you

by Kara Baskin

How waiting for the “right moment” can make you lose out on an important life change.

Is Perfect Timing A Big Fat Myth?

How waiting for the “right moment” can make you lose out on an important life change.

by Sarah Mahoney

  The offer to teach a class often comes at midlife. Here’s how to quell those first-time jitters

5 Sure-Fire Tips For First-Time Teachers

The offer to teach a class often comes at midlife. Here’s how to quell those first-time jitters

by Kara Baskin

With the guidance of a certified life coach, Ann Hoscheit resolved issues in her marriage and decided to sell the business she had built.

How Coaching Helped Me Reinvent My Marriage and My Career

With the guidance of a certified life coach, Ann Hoscheit resolved issues in her marriage and decided to sell the business she had built.

by Janice Holly Booth

When Purpose Turns a Profit

by Logan Ward

Tired of being a doormat, saying yes to your boss’s every demand?

How To Get What You Want at Work

Tired of being a doormat, saying yes to your boss’s every demand?

by Kara Baskin

 Check out these 7 ways that a coach could help you reach your goals.

Stuck in a Reinvention Rut? Coaching Could Be Your Best Next Step

Check out these 7 ways that a coach could help you reach your goals.

by Janice Holly Booth

 How often you believe others are having sex can affect your own happiness

Happiness and Intimacy

How often you believe others are having sex can affect your own happiness

by Janice Holly Booth

Surprising findings from a new study on geography and bliss

Your Happiest Place Lives Inside You

Surprising findings from a new study on geography and bliss

by Sarah Mahoney

 Turns out, the fountain of youth is being a student of fun. From <em> Purple Clover</em>

How Swing Dancing Changed Me

Turns out, the fountain of youth is being a student of fun. From Purple Clover

by Jennifer Purdie

A filmmaker on the reinvention lessons she’s learned the hard way. From <em> Purple Clover</em>

If You Fired Me,I’d Like to Say Thanks

A filmmaker on the reinvention lessons she’s learned the hard way. From Purple Clover

by Sandi Bachom

How to merge your passion with your profession

Bring Your Hobby To Work

How to merge your passion with your profession

by Kara Baskin

We each have a set point for happiness. The right habits can give it a nudge

Yes, You Can Become a Happier Person

We each have a set point for happiness. The right habits can give it a nudge

by Kara Baskin

The former prosecutor and crime scene investigator talk with LR about reinventing their jobs at midlife

The Stars of the Hit Show, Cold Justice, Reimagine Their Lives

The former prosecutor and crime scene investigator talk with LR about reinventing their jobs at midlife

by Austin O’Connor

Weighing patience against forward motion.

The Case for Not Busting Your Ass

Weighing patience against forward motion.

by Bassam Tarazi

Her goal was to qualify to try out for the Olympic speed skating team – along the way she became a role model for the younger skaters

Part 5: 50-Year-Old Jacki Munzel Speed Skates the Comeback Trail to the Olympic Trials

Her goal was to qualify to try out for the Olympic speed skating team – along the way she became a role model for the younger skaters

by Lorenzo Benet

Seizing the right moment for career change

Career Change: To Leap Or Not To Leap?

Seizing the right moment for career change

by Bassam Tarazi