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Happiness; the ultimate currency.

Happiness; the ultimate currency.

“Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.” Aristotle    “Happiness is the ultimate currency,” Professor Tal Ben-Shahar   Happiness; the ultimate currency. Through Success on the Far Side of Fifty I am committed to exploring and sharing tactics and strategies that everyone, […]


Leadership and Life Lessons from Garth Brooks

Leadership and Life Lessons from Garth Brooks “Stand straight, walk proud and have a little faith,” – Garth Brooks.  Recently my wife and I had the great pleasure of seeing Garth Brooks in concert. His show was everything that you could possibly expect from the best-selling solo artist in the […]

Leadership and Life Lessons from Garth Brooks

4 questions that could change your life.

4 questions that could change your life.

“Quality questions create a quality life.” – Tony Robbins. As children the majority of us had big dreams and ambitions. We all wanted to be race car drivers, sports stars, businesses owners, movie stars and rock stars. Some of us even wanted to be policemen, fire fighters and doctors. Unfortunately […]


Worried about Alzheimers? Read this.

Let me start this post by stating that I am not a medical professional. If you are concerned about your health see a doctor, but if  you are interested in proactively protecting your brain this post may help. I am a 57-year-old man with the same concerns as other mature […]

Worried about Alzheimers? Read this.

Strong winds make strong trees.

 Keys to overcoming difficult times

“Good timber does not grow with ease. The stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.” Thomas Monson We all will be challenged by life and much of our success will be determined by our ability to overcome difficult times. Friends and relatives will fall sick, some will die. People who […]


Does your life match your potential?

“There is no passion to be found in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living” – Nelson Mandela There are few things in life sadder in life than a person fai;ing to reach their potential. Yet the world is filled with them. […]

Does your life match your potential?