Four years ago, I hosted the FIRST-EVER All Women’s Social Media Summit. This was the first time women from different ethnic and professional backgrounds shared the stage WITHOUT men to showcase their knowledge and expertise.
This year, the fourth year, another milestone will be set with the FIRST-EVER all BOOMER WOMEN’S Social Media Summit. This day-long event will bring “women of a certain age” together for some social and business networking and to get answers to…Continue
Posted on July 22, 2012 at 1:58pm
When you work for someone else, you’re instructed to go with the flow, play nicely in the sandbox, and be a team player. The game plan changes, however, as you move from the comfort and security of the corporate world into the unknown and uncertainty of being a boomerpreneur or small-business owner. All of a sudden,…Continue
Posted on February 12, 2012 at 5:15pm
I remember when I interviewed for the very last job I ever had in Corporate America, I was asked where I saw myself in 10 years. Being in my early 40s, I told the employer I hoped to be growing with the Company.
But now here it is more than 10 years later and I find myself growing in a different direction. I am among a growing number of baby boomers who have joined the ranks of the self-employed. According to the AARP, nearly half of the self-employment population is over 50, and…Continue
Posted on November 5, 2011 at 11:45am
Daytime television actor John Aniston will be the guest on the next edition of The Boomer Beat Radio Show hosted by talk show host Beverly Mahone.
Aniston plays the character Victor Kiriakis on the NBC Soap Opera Days of Our Lives. Mahone says, “I am thrilled and honored to have John Aniston as a guest on my show. He is truly one of the veterans of the daytime soaps.”
Although Aniston has been a Days of Our Lives cast member since 1985,…
Posted on March 14, 2011 at 5:51pm