Second Act

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Each week, Host Paul DiMeo assembles a team of experts to guide and inspire participants who are attempting to realize their personal passions, transform their lives, or build new careers.

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Who's Cooking with Florence Henderson Marathon

Thursday 8pm ET

Spend your Thanksgiving with Florence Henderson and friends. Learn how you can make classic comfort food healthy.



RLTV Shines the spotlight on the new film Trumbo, starring Bryan Cranston, Diane Lane, John Goodman, Louis C.K., and Helen Mirren. Now playing in select cities, everywhere Thanksgiving.



How you can benefit from a little-known but useful area of medicine
If you’re a boomer, I am guessing you haven’t yet thought much about how geriatrics can help you. But it can. Contrary to popular opinion, geriatrics is not just for people who are very old or very frail or have Alzheimer’s disease or live in nursing homes.

Best Car Features for Caregivers (Courtesy AARP)

When you're a chauffeur for older adults, children or people with disabilities, what you drive matters
Caring for someone else can mean a lot of stress — and a lot of time in the car. Driving to doctors' appointments, tests, the pharmacy and even just trips around town can take on another level of complexity when you're responsible for someone else's needs.

Articles and Blogs

11 Ways to Ask for Help When Changing Careers

(The following is adapted from the new book, 50 Plus! Critical Career Decisions for the Rest of Your Life by Robert L. Dilenschneider, with permission from the publisher, Citadel Press.) Maybe you love your work but you’ve suffered a setback. Maybe you’ve decided that your entire career has been a mistake and you should start…

Respecting the Person with Dementia

 As a loved one starts to slip away due to Alzheimer’s or another dementia, his or her behaviors may at times seem childlike. As a result, there’s often a tendency to treat this adult as …

Her Second Act: Tech Pioneer Puts People Over Profits

New England technology entrepreneur Kate Emery, 56, distinctly remembers when she realized she could either accept the business status quo or chart a path to put people and the planet over profits. Becoming a parent a few years after founding the Farmington, Conn.-based IT services firm, The Walker Group, in the 1980s shifted Emery’s priorities. …

8 Great Reasons to Be Your Own Boss After 50

Due to massive downsizing, forced early retirements and job burnout, more and more people 50+ are looking for an alternative to a corporate job for the next stage of their lives. As a coach to startups run by people over 50, let me give you eight reasons why becoming an entrepreneur can let you combine …

Employers Learn to Be Alzheimer’s Friendly

When I read the New York Times exposé about Amazon’s sometimes brutal working conditions, one anecdote stuck out. An early member of Amazon’s Kindle team, Molly Jay, who’d received high performance ratings for years, found her status changed when she began traveling to care for her father suffering from cancer and cut back working on …


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