Whether feared or embraced, turning 50 is a milestone. You might be seizing the moment and revelling in the freedom of life as a quinquagenarian [kwing-kwuh-juh-nair-ee-uh n] (Yes there is a name for people aged between the ages of 50-59) Or you could be struggling to deal with the massive changes that are typical in the “third age” (as Deborah calls it). However … [Read more...] about What does being over 50 really mean?
Living a very public life on screen, Lisa Wilkinson opens up to Deborah about her personal relationships and talks lovingly about her late father, Ray Wilkinson and marriage to Peter FitzSimons. "My father was an incredible man, he was dignity personified," said Lisa. As president of the local rugby union club, a youth leader and president of the Lions Club, Lisa states … [Read more...] about Lisa Wilkinson on the loss of a father and gift of a husband
Lisa Wilkinson is no stranger to success. Through this set of interviews, Deborah uncovers Lisa's thoughts on how to have a successful career, what it means to find your passion and the impact of a handwritten note from Ita Buttrose. When discussing the path to success and the best way to learn Deborah asks Lisa to comment on taking more academic path versus "on the job" … [Read more...] about Lisa Wilkinson’s best career advice.
This week, we revisit Deborah's 2014 interview with Lisa Wilkinson, co-host of the Nine Network’s TODAY Show, journalist, business mentor and media personality as she discusses her amazing career, love and how she became the face of morning television. Lisa began her career journey growing up in the Sydney suburb of Campbelltown. A self-confessed "magazine junkie" she would … [Read more...] about Lisa Wilkinson – drive, intuition and being true to herself
She might have secured her ‘dream job’ in 2012 when she took over as editor-in-chief of leading fashion magazine, Harper’s Bazaar, but Kellie Hush admits that the controversy surrounding her appointment didn’t exactly make for an ideal transition to her new role. Rival magazine Vogue Australia had just sacked well-respected editor Kirstie Clements who had been with the … [Read more...] about Kellie Hush at the helm of Harper’s