After a two-year pandemic pause, Growing Bolder’s Launchpad to What’s Next Live! returned to the stage recently at the beautiful Brownwood Hotel & Spa in The Villages, Florida.
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Motivational speaker Dr. Jim Smith Jr. CSP says he is wired to inspire. He’s spent his life trying to live fully every minute of every day. Get his advice for not dying before you’re buried.
Positive aging advocate Barbara Hannah Grufferman says everything she does for herself today is designed to help her reach her top goal in life — successful aging. She explains how remaining mobile and independent is her mission and reveals the steps she’s taking now to achieve that goal.
Barbara Hannah Grufferman is a champion for women over 50 and a powerful advocate for positive aging. The best-selling author admits that she, too, has struggled with her self-image, particularly after turning 50. She explains how she learned to deal with what she calls the “umpys” — grumpy, lumpy and frumpy — and found a new mindset for moving forward with confidence.
Best-selling author and motivational speaker Dr. Jim Smith Jr. says far too many of us play it small because we don’t believe in ourselves. Listen to his pep talk and you’ll be inspired to stop listening to the doubters and start listening to your own opinion of yourself.
One of the secrets to active aging is resilience. Yes, we’re all going to face challenges, but it’s how you bounce back that determines your future. Author and longevity expert Dr. Roger Landry explains why we need to keep spitting into the face of the Grim Reaper.
Life’s not perfect, says motivational speaker Dr. Jim Smith Jr. CSP, but that’s what makes life worth living.
Dr. Bill Thomas is a Harvard-trained geriatrician, renowned for de-institutionalizing nursing homes worldwide. Watch his Launchpad to What’s Next presentation, in its entirety.
Watch motivational speaker Dr. Jim Smith Jr.’s Launchpad to What’s Next presentation, in its entirety.
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Roger McGuinn was co-founder of The Byrds, one of the most influential bands since the 1960s. Watch his entire Launchpad to What’s Next presentation, in its entirety.
Barbara Hannah Grufferman is a positive aging expert and advocate, particularly for 50+ women. Watch her Launchpad to What’s Next presentation, in its entirety.
Watch three-time Olympic gold medalist Rowdy Gaines’ Launchpad to What’s Next presentation, in its entirety.