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    Career & Finance

    Career & financial advice for 20-somethings from 40-somethings

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    Self & Wellness

    Health and beauty and style to self-fulfillment, self-esteem and body image.

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    Questions

    Have a “what I wish I knew then” story or a “what I wish I knew” question?

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    Relationships

    How did you handle them? How would you handle them differently if you could have a do-over?

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You Are Capable of More

              When I was younger the only thing I feared was the unknown. What is going to happen tomorrow? Am I going to be able to handle it? Then you realize that you will because you have handled unexpected challenges in the past and you will in the future. […] Read more…

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Three Gifts for a 20-Something

Every time I interview a 40-something woman for 40:20 Vision I ask them what three “gifts” would they give a 20-something if they were a “Forty-Godmother”. In essence, three things to help you get a head start on perspective and gain the confidence you need to make decisions that are right for you. No more […] Read more…

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Don’t Try To Build A Mansion

  The one thing I want to share with 20-somethings trying to start a business or build their career is…don’t try to build a mansion. Start with a barn. It takes a really long time to build something, so start really small. Apply the 80/20 rule. 80% of business comes from 20% of the people. So […] Read more…

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Three Gifts for a 20-Something

                    This week’s 3 wishes for a 20-something come from Millennial Contributor Stephanie Florence following a fantastic event we both attended…the launch of Denise Restauri’s book Their Roaring Thirties: Brutally Honest Career Talk From Women Who Beat The Youth Trap. ~ Denise began interviewing 30-somethings after […] Read more…

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Be Open to The Evolution Of Your Life

I learned over the course of the last 20 years that you should have a fluid sense of your future instead of a concrete idea of what it’s supposed to look like. Prepare for the evolution of your life and be open-minded because that really is what prohibits people from becoming happy. They aren’t prepared […] Read more…

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Finding the Space To Change

  I went to the ranch because I was tired of going down Second Avenue. That November morning felt the same as just about every Monday morning over the previous four years of my life. Up. Make bed. Shower. Find something to wear. Turn off lights. Check again for keys, wallet, bus pass, cell phone. […] Read more…

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Three Gifts for a 20-Something

Every time I interview a 40-something woman for 40:20 Vision I ask them what three “gifts” would they give a 20-something if they were a “Forty-Godmother”. In essence, three things to help you get a head start on perspective and gain the confidence you need to make decisions that are right for you. No more […] Read more…

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