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Entrepreneur Julie Ankers Author Talk

April 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Free

In Bold, Brave & (bloody) Brilliant, writers offer intriguing insights into their lives and what keeps them motivated. It is the 3rd book in a trilogy on life in the 50+ years.

What gets this book’s fifteen ‘over 50s’ up in the morning?

In Bold, Brave & (bloody) Brilliant!, the writers offer intriguing insights into their lives and what keeps them motivated. The stories paint an inspiring picture of what it’s like living today as a thirdager … learning flamenco and immersion in all things Spanish, rediscovering a love of maths and physics online, a lifelong passion for singing, the creative arts and new challenges, a deep commitment to our First Nations Peoples, demonstrating indomitability when faced with seemingly insurmountable challenges – from financial ruin to Motor Neurone Disease (MND).

What shines through is the joy of being alive, ‘following your bliss’ and making the most of every day.

Bold, Brave & (bloody) Brilliant! is the third book in a trilogy on life in the 50+ years. The first in the series was Feisty, Fabulous & 50+, a collection  of 21 ‘warts and all’ autobiographical stories of women navigating their  way through their 50s and beyond. This was followed by CALL ME FRANK, 20 autobiographical stories of men over 50 telling it like it is at this stage  in their lives.

Julie Ankers is an entrepreneur with a passion for promoting and developing people. For nearly 30 years she ran a speakers and trainer bureau, and also developed a company focusing on training mature age works and building age-inclusive workforces. This, as well as reaching her own half century, kick-started her interest in the over 50s which has now resulted in 3 powerful books.

Meet Julie and be inspired for your life after turning 50.

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Date:
April 23
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1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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