This was the decade that 40-something women truly came into their own, defying expectations for how a woman should look, feel and act in her 40s. Check out my latest Huffington Post piece celebrating 10 40-something women of the decade who defied expectations and proved reinvention can happen at any age. I’m sure we all know a woman who has done the same.
Go online to see the full slideshow and vote for your favorite. Currently Michelle Obama is leading the poll. I think her words of wisdom are particularly relevant for 20-somethings:
“One of the lessons that I grew up with was to always stay true to yourself and never let what somebody else says distract you from your goals. And so when I hear about negative and false attacks, I really don’t invest any energy in them, because I know who I am.” – Michelle Obama