It's Only Too Late If You Don't Start Now: How To Create Your Second Life At Any Age

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Shattering the myth that turns midlife (or any age) into a crisis, this provocative guide is packed with sage advice. Watch for career counselor Barbara Sher's upcoming PBS special.
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It's Only Too Late If You Don't Start Now: HOW TO CREATE YOUR SECOND LIFE AT ANY AGE

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Overview

Shattering the myth that turns midlife (or any age) into a crisis, this provocative guide is packed with sage advice. Watch for career counselor Barbara Sher's upcoming PBS special.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780440507185
  • Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 4/28/1999
  • Pages: 352
  • Sales rank: 598,687
  • Product dimensions: 6.12 (w) x 9.18 (h) x 0.78 (d)

Table of Contents

Book One: Nature and Instinct: Your First Life

Part One: You are Here
Chapter 1:
Don't Panic, It's Only a Midlife Crisis
Chapter 2: You Are Not the Favorite
Part Two: Illusions
Chapter 3: Time Limits
Chapter 4: Age
Chapter 5: Beauty
Chapter 6: Love
Chapter 7: What's Your Score
Chapter 8: Escape to Freedom
Chapter 9: Power

Book Two: Reclaiming Your Original Self: Your Second Life

Chapter 10: The Courage to Live Your Life
Chapter 11: Turning Dreams into Goals
Chapter 12: Going for Greatness
Epilogue
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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 17, 2012

    Missed the mark

    May be more applicable to women than to men. I found little that was inspiring inside.

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  • Posted February 20, 2010

    An eye opener!

    I am enjoying this book thouroughly. It is much better than i expected and i see myself in it at each turn of the page. You do not have to be in your early 40s to catch the rewards of this book, you can be well past! Gives you lots of ways to think more positively and not get stuck in automatic pilot from words heard long ago!

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  • Posted May 11, 2009

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    I Also Recommend:

    It's Only Too Late If YOU Don't Start Now

    Makes one think out loud. Generates get up and go. The content, for me, gives motivation.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 16, 2003

    Yes

    Mostly slanted towards women, this book is an excellent read. You'll be surprised how Barbara nails your experiences and thoughts right on the money! Her other books are tools to help you figure out and then create the life you want. This book explains alot of the feelings that are underlying the unrest.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 24, 2001

    Give this book to people you really like

    I never believed a single book could change my life in so many positive ways. Barbara Sher has a real gift in 'telling it like it is' and helping readers put their lives into perspective. Why do so many of us spend so many years and tears living an unfulfilling life? Ms. Sher tells us why and what we can do about it. I'm a better friend, sister, mother, daughter, wife, student, and teacher, now that I spend my time on the really important things with more efficiency and more joy of living. When mid-life hits, you can either panic or start to appreciate the gifts in your life which are just waiting for you to look for them. At 46, I really have created my second life and this book gave me the blueprint.

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