Personal Reinvention

'Our World Collapsed Around Us': How She Beat The Odds After Grim Diagnosis

Posted 02.08.2013

Former Wall Street executive Joyce O'Brien is not one to simply accept the hand she's been dealt. Following a grim cancer diagnosis at 33 — soon aft...

How To Stick To A New Year's Resolution? Just Get Through The First 21 Days

Posted 01.02.2013

Whether your New Year's resolution is trying to eat better, be more active, or quit smoking, experts say that the first 21 days are key. "The first fe...

Tragedy Struck Three Times... How He Survived And Succeeded

Posted 12.03.2012

They say life isn't fair, and it seems likely that no one knows this better than Ken DeLeon. At age 40, the successful Palo Alto-based real estate age...

Accepting The Winds Of Change

Shari Danielson | Posted 01.08.2013
Shari Danielson

Moving now into winter, I leave behind a version of myself that no longer exists. In its place is a woman who is more capable, more resilient, more evolved. Like the bare tree that awaits the tender, green shoots of spring, I stand ready for what comes next.

WATCH: Hiking Off The Pounds

Posted 01.17.2013

Twenty years into his career as a software contractor, Steve Silberberg ditched the corporate world for the great outdoors. The result was Fitpacking,...

WATCH: Why I Left My Finance Career To Teach Junior High

Posted 10.09.2012

As a compliance manager at a big-name financial services firm, Danielle Coulanges knew she was lucky. Having worked her way up over 20 years in the in...

WATCH: Re-Enlisting At Age 60

Posted 10.09.2012

Neil Gussman enlisted in the Army straight out of high school at the height of the Vietnam War. Badly injured in training, he never went overseas, but...

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