What are the top regrets a 40-year-old will have? What would they wish they had done in the last 5-10 years?

First, it’s never too late to live a happy, fulfilled life—a life lived in line with your values.

Unlearned sixty-somethings pioneer successful startups; and fledgling podcaster grandpas learn to shine with no experience or knowhow.

But how much more value could be built and brought if your time of tapping in, honing, and delivering began sooner? Continue reading

How can people live a happy life?

values-that-make-for-a-happy-lifeIt really comes down to values. A happy life is a life you see matching your values.

Writer Ayn Rand puts it this way: “Happiness is that state of consciousness which proceeds from the achievement of one’s values.”

I find the term “values” here beautifully ambiguous, since almost every definition could apply to happiness. Continue reading