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Posted June 16, 2019
Never Too Late
So often that little voice in the back of your mind whispering “I’m too old for this” is flat-out wrong …
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Posted June 15, 2019
Being The Change
Ignore the doom merchants. Never give up hope. The times they are a-changin’ …
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Posted June 14, 2019
Monkey See, Monkey Do
The UK has just banned gender stereotypes in advertising. Why? Because stereotyping plays a part in “limiting people’s potential.”  Let’s now do the same for ageist stereotypes!
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Posted June 12, 2019
Never Too Late To ... Rap
Madhur Jaffrey is growing (B)OLDER. Food writer, actor and now – at the age of 85 – rapper ….
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Posted June 11, 2019
Slow Fashion
Finally, the tide is starting to turn against Fast Fashion. Slow Style and Slow Fashion are on the rise
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Posted June 10, 2019
Long hours, not!
Amen to this. Faster (and busier) is not always better in the workplace. Far from it….
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Posted June 05, 2019
Catch Carl on a Stage Near You....
With my new book out, I’m speaking at more public events this year than usual. Here’s a list of all the places you can catch me on stage around the world over the coming months. Click here for more details on each event. Will be adding more as and when…. June 18: Barcelona, Catalunya June…
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Posted June 04, 2019
Protesting Never Gets Old
Good piece on how ageing can spur us to speak truth to power. Very much in line with one chapter in my new book, BOLDER. PS: While we’re at it, let’s stop using words like “pensioner” and “retiree” for everyone over a certain age…
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Posted June 03, 2019
A (b)older BBC?
My face is now on the wall in BBC Television Centre in London. Will be there on June 17th to deliver a keynote to the Corporation’s brass and programme-makers on tackling ageism in the workplace and on screen. Can’t wait!
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Posted May 31, 2019
Terminating ageism....
Sarah Connor is back! Wielding a rocket launcher in her 60s. Whatever you think of the Terminator movies, it’s great to see pop culture smashing the tired, old stereotypes that hold so many of us back in later life. Sarah Connor is clearly growing #Bolder …
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Posted May 28, 2019
BIG NEWS!!
Fourteen years after giving my first TED Talk, I’m returning to the TED main stage to give my second. Will be riffing off my new book, BOLDER: MAKING THE MOST OF OUR LONGER LIVES….
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Posted May 28, 2019
In praise of late blooming
C.S. Lewis nailed it: “You are never too old to set a new goal, or to dream a new dream.” Never. Just ask painter Luchita Hurtado, who is just now hitting her stride at the age of 98.
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Posted May 24, 2019
Surprising power of Slow TV
Interesting article on Slow TV in Sweden
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Posted May 24, 2019
Business World calls for Slow
Slow is good – at work, rest and play …
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Posted May 24, 2019
Elogio de la Experiencia
Mi nuevo libro sale en España el 3 de junio!
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Posted May 16, 2019
The Art of Slow Looking
What happens when we spend time getting to know a single artwork in detail?
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Posted May 03, 2019
The rapid rise of Slow Cinema
Slow Cinema is spreading…fast
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Posted May 02, 2019
Cubierta española!
Sale en junio….
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Posted May 01, 2019
Slow Travel
Travel better by traveling more slowly….
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Posted March 21, 2019
An Experiment in Slow Living
What happens when you try to live Slow in a remote village in Wales?
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Posted March 14, 2019
Lunch with the Australian Financial Review...
AFR lunch interviewDownload
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Posted March 13, 2019
Fresh Start
As C.S. Lewis said, “You’re never too old to set a new goal, or to dream a new dream.” Even in the workplace….
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Posted March 09, 2019
12 RULES FOR AGEING BOLDLY
1. Keep on learning and experimenting. The adage that you can’t teach an old dog new tricks isn’t even true of dogs. Novelty keeps you energised and engaged. 2. Cultivate strong relationships. 3. Draw inspiration from role models. Think Helen Mirren, David Attenborough or even Michelangelo, who rebuilt St Peter’s Basilica in his 80s. 4. Keep brain…
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Posted February 28, 2019
My Tips on Public Speaking
Thoroughly enjoyed being interviewed for The Speaking Club. We talked about my battle against the cults of speed and youth. But what makes this podcast unique is how much we spoke about my public speaking. How I prepare. The power of stories. How to overcome perfectionism. How to sound natural and fresh when saying things…
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Posted February 26, 2019
Keep on keeping on....
A lovely piece about people blowing a raspberry at the cult of youth by simply carrying on doing their thing….
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