Surviving Midlife Career Changes - Blog
Sharing Our Midlife Career Changes
Sun, 01 Oct 2017 02:18:42 GMT
​Last month I had an interesting opportunity. I was asked to be a guest speaker and presenter as part of a local literary festival. The offer came from someone who knew more about my freelance writing work than my past, which made for an interesting few conversations. What I realized after finalizing what I could present as part of a writing workshop was that there are some people in my life who only know me from what they have seen at the end of my midlife career change. I think that [...]
Our Midlife Career Changes Are Complete
Fri, 25 Aug 2017 21:07:31 GMT
​It may sound a bit odd but thanks to income tax, I had an interesting realization. We missed the deadline to file our returns. I know, we were late but in our defense we have been very busy sorting through the changes we have been going through since this time last year. While that may not be a very good excuse, it is the truth. But that was not the realization I had. This tax year was the first time ever we had enough paperwork to submit returns from both of our home-based businesse [...]
International Customers In My Midlife Career Change
Sat, 15 Jul 2017 21:06:08 GMT
There is no doubt in my mind that the mere thought of changing career paths later in life scares a lot of people. I’d also be lying if I said it didn’t really horrify me all that much. In fact, I think I was a lot more scared than I let on. It is coming up on a year since we closed our business and plunged into a midlife career change and started all over with new things to fill our days. If you’ve been following my posts you will know that both my wife and I chose to shut [...]