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 …

How to Quit Without a Plan B and Find Happiness

If you’ve been working for more than a few decades, odds are that at least once you’ve been so unhappy you were ready to quit without a new job lined up. In 2012, in her early 40s, Tess Vigeland did just that. Here’s the thing: At the time, Vigeland was the peppy, sassy, supersmart host …

How to Get a Social Security Lump Sum Benefit

You probably don’t know it, but Social Security can give you a big, lump-sum check for $40,000 or $50,000 or even more — a bonus, like winning a lottery. Should you take the bucks? It’s a complex business and depends on your age, your health, whether you are married and how much money you have …

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 …


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