Who believes in New Year’s resolutions? Do they actually work? And how committed are we when pronouncements are made in haste that one night of the year? The overriding sense I get is that whatever initial commitment we make to our NY’s resolutions, we rarely follow through. Our focus tends to wane as the early months disappear behind us. One would have to ask… do we … [Read more...] about New Year’s resolutions… do we really need them?
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?
Needing some motivation? Natalie Cook, five time Olympian and gold medalist knows a thing or two about setting goals and achieving them. Not only has she achieved sporting glory, she's also created a business empire building and running sandpits! Really, who can do all that before they are 50? So we have asked this ridiculously talented woman to share with us her … [Read more...] about Motiv8 Me by Natalie Cook
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