[Reading] ➰ Midlife Crisis at 30 ➸ Lia Macko – Writerscompany.co.uk

Midlife Crisis at 30 At The Age Of Financial Strategist And Bestselling Author Suze Orman Was A Waitress Former Vice Presidential Candidate Geraldine Ferraro Was A Stay At Home Mom Political Strategist Mary Matalin Was A First Year Law Student And About To Drop Out CNN Anchor Paula Zahn Was Unemployed Midlife Crisis At Offers Hope For Many Of Today S Twenty And Thirty Somethings Struggling With The Unreasonable Expectations That Society And The Media Have Placed On Them As A Result Of These Powerful Influences, Many Women Blame Themselves For Not Overcoming The Very Real Obstacles To Their Fulfillment That Still Exist In American Society Raised To Believe They Could Have It All In Every Part Of Their Lives At A Young Age, These Young Women Are Exhausted, Confused, And Desperate To Find The Middle Ground Where They Can Enjoy Full, Well Rounded Lives Before It Is Too LateThrough The Candid And Revealing Stories Of The New Girls Club, A Group Of Successful Women, Such As Geraldine Ferraro, Judy Blume, Susan Sarandon, And Denise Austin, Who Have Solved The Work Life Love Puzzle, Midlife Crisis At Presents Pragmatic Strategies And Realistic Suggestions For Young Women Everywhere

10 thoughts on “Midlife Crisis at 30

  1. says:

    At first I wondered if reading this book would make me worry about problems that weren t really problems in my own life As I read on, though, it was interesting to learn that whereas a generation ago, people viewed their struggles as a social problem, today women especially view them as personal failings I m with the authors on th

  2. says:

    I am one of those people that is freaking out about turning 30 Yes, I know age is a number, but stillI m freaked out After reading this book I feel less alone in my fear and understand where it comes from just a littleThe first half of the book explains the two authors female journalists hypothesis on why women around the age of 27 30 start

  3. says:

    This was interesting, if a bit trite There wasn t a whole lot of analysisjust a compilation of anecdotes The best part was finding out about just how UNsuccessful many now successful women were at the age of 30gives a girl hope, ya know

  4. says:

    4 stars 3 for the first part and 5 for the second part.This was a really good book Empowering and well researched The first half was a bit dragging as I felt it told the same story over and over again but the message was clear Whereas the generation before us blamed failure on the system, we women in today s world blame it on ourselves Even though the book was

  5. says:

    This is a great read The book was written 10 years ago, but it couldn t beapplicable to 30 year old women today We we re all brought up to believe that we can do anything, yet somehow we ve taken that opportunity and transformed into a personal goal of I have to do everything This book brings so much great perspective from women who ve lived a little longer than us and

  6. says:

    I read this when I was having a meltdown while working at a crazy company and had just turned 30 ery female in her 30s should read this if they are operating in corporate america

  7. says:

    A collection of anecdotes and chats, an exchange of the authors and various women s experiences Interesting to read the different views, experiences and lifestyles and seeing how drastically our life plans have changed Other than that wouldn t put it on my must read list.

  8. says:

    I was intrigued by the premise of this book and it does put forth some good ideas, but overall I was disappointed and thought it could have beensubstantive Really, the book the part written by the authors only takes up the first half The basic idea is that we ve become too individualized and lost sight of the effectiveness of collective action and the importance of interdependence Great Yes Good But

  9. says:

    The modern Feminine Mystique, this book is a must read for any woman in her late twenties early thirties struggling with the concept of having it all what does that look like Can it really be achieved, and do I really want it How does a partner children a career and which career fit into having it all While the authors do not claim to have answers to these questions, as such would be unique to each reader, th

  10. says:

    Macko and Rubin both television news producers eloquently capture the bewildering stresses and strains that middleclass American women aged 25 to 37 face in managing the often mutually exclusive arenas of career, kids, husband, and body The authors maintain that women must move beyond the cultural expectations associated with contemporary success and achieve their own personal balance In an intense, sometimes edgy tone

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