Tag: resilience

  • Dr Andy Cope 2

    We’re recording this episode of The Big Middle 35 days after Russian President Vladimir Putin started his savagery in Ukraine, compounding our state of psychic trauma just as we learn […]

  • Perspectives on resilience + finding joy from three postmenopausal widows

    I had to scale back my intentions with this one. I wanted to bring you the testimonies of at least a  dozen post-60s women. But I wasn’t prepared for the […]

  • Andy Cope

    The COVID pandemic has thrust many of us into a state of acute stress and anxiety – manageable for some but a cliff edge to a full-blown mental health crisis […]

  • Lucas Chambers

    You’re going to love this one, the second in a new strand of The Big Middle I’m calling Taking Your Shot. This is a story of professional ethics, motivation and […]

  • Wendy Mayhew

    With pandemic unemployment surging and businesses collapsing thanks to frozen funding and trade in the time of COVID, we explore The Big Middle big issue of starting a business. Crazy idea […]

  • Sir Muir Gray

    We didn’t know it a century ago but we know it now: age is malleable. No more is chronological age a signifier of anything beyond how many birthdays you’ve been […]

  • Lucy Kellaway + Katie Waldegrave

    So many of us hit a career wall at halftime. Circumstances force change or we actively seek it. Even when chucked out due to retrenchment or evil ageism, many fiftysomethings […]

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