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60 Second Soapbox: Be Open

Be open to anything and everything! Once you have a broad list of interests, you can zero on in the one that interests you most and join an encouraging tribe of like-minded people. Here’s our message from Growing Bolder Founder/CEO Marc Middleton.

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60 Second Soapbox: Changing the Culture of Aging

Changing the culture of aging in an extremely ageist society is a monumental challenge. In this 60 Second Soapbox, Growing Bolder Founder/CEO Marc Middleton reveals why he believes real change will only occur when we, as individuals, begin to change our own way of thinking. Stop waiting for policy change and start Growing Bolder. 

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60 Second Soapbox: Words Matter But …

Yes, words matter, but we can’t allow ourselves to be bullied by them. In this 60 Second Soapbox, Growing Bolder Founder/CEO Marc Middleton explains why coming up with a new, magical term to describe growing older isn’t going to change the way you feel about aging — only you can do that. 

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60 Second Soapbox: Creativity

One of the greatest gifts that we all possess as we age is creativity. In this 60 Second Soapbox, Growing Bolder Founder/CEO Marc Middleton reveals why creativity may be the thing we all need to live longer, more fulfilled and more engaged lives. 

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Mr. Energy: Just Jump!

Jim Smith, Jr. CSP — “Mr. Energy” — is a global leader in personal and professional improvement who specializes in creating performance breakthroughs for individuals, teams and organizations. Hear what he says about jumping — literally and philosophically — and facing your fears to make the most out of your life.

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Mr. Energy: Be a Star

Jim Smith, Jr. — “Mr. Energy” — helps men and women worldwide reach their full potential through his “no excuses” philosophy. Hear what he says about being a star in your life — even if you’re the only one who believes it’s possible!

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60 Second Soapbox: Travel

The more we value experience, the more interested we become in travel. Many people over 50 say they regret not traveling more, and would do it more if they had an extra 30 years. News flash: you do have an extra 30 years. See how travel can charge your spiritual and creative batteries.

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