Sarah Brokaw on WPIX Morning News: How Turning 40 Is Not As Bad As You Think
Why do some women feel comfortable turning 40, while others become overwhelmed by the life challenges inherent in entering the fifth decade? Why are some women more apt to dwell on what they haven’t accomplished professionally relative to their colleagues, whereas others celebrate their career achievements. Why do some women become obsessed with and jealous of younger women, while others become generous and inspiring mentors.
Drawing on her own personal stories and real life examples of women she advises in her practice. Sarah Brokaw’s new book “FORTYTUDE: Making the Next Decades the Best Years of Your Life- through 40s, 50s, and Beyond” explains how women can navigate the transition into midlife with more enjoyment-helping them to adjust their attitudes, discard negative mindsets, and embrace the positive qualities they have to achieve fulfillment.
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