What is Expressive Age?

a time in life and the way you express it

Mid-career transition along the arcs of success?

2018-10-26T06:02:41+00:00September 2018|CAREER|

Amagansett (SR, Expressive Age) Have you ever thought about a new career? How would you achieve it? My colleague Victoria Axelrod and I developed SuccessArcs™, a visually online based course designed to assist professional women achieve a career transition or readiness to make a change based on sharing [...]

Working longer and starting later: In years

2018-10-26T06:07:26+00:00September 2018|CAREER|

Work is a way to express your interests, skills, and personality, if you're fortunate enough to have found the right fit. Mid and late-career change can be both a crisis and opportunity. As we reach an Expressive Age (50 to 75) re-considering that fit takes much thought, effort, and even [...]

What’s in a name? More than you know

2018-10-26T05:54:46+00:00September 2018|EXPRESSION|

You hear “What’s in a name?” and you probably think “Shakespeare.” Well, there is a lot in a name and in a world of both personal and corporate brands, it is about identity. Frustrated, if not insulted, by the stereotypes of senior, elder, AARP (as in retired person), baby boomer, [...]

We are all hypocognates.

2018-10-26T07:33:12+00:00September 2018|EXPRESSION|

Admittedly, I didn't know what “hypocognition” meant until reading Unknown Unknowns: The Problem of Hypocognition.  Even though I am trained as a psychologist, the word hasn't come across my radar. Oops! Kaidi Wu and David Dunning write about hypocognition as “the lack of a cognitive or linguistic representation for an [...]

I brand myself with “Expressive Age”

2018-10-26T07:33:19+00:00September 2018|EXPRESSION|

Would you like to be called a “Perennial?” Images of flowers come to mind. No, not for me. Nonetheless, Clare Ansberry is onto something. Her recent Wall Street Journal article “Forget ‘Senior Citizen’ — Aging Baby Boomers Search for a Better Term” is spot on. Clearly, I am not alone in [...]

Welcome to Expressive Age!

2018-10-12T03:40:19+00:00September 2018|EXPRESSION|

Expressive Age a time in life, a way to express it You are in the third quarter of life’s journey — approximately 50 to 75 years of age — ready to deepen and shift your focus and energies towards interests and activities that fit your passions, values, and capabilities. You [...]

This website uses cookies and third party services. Got it!