Reinvention at 67: Igniting a Career in Commercials, Sparking Joy & Overcoming Obstacles with Kim Duff Selby

Reinvention at 67: Igniting a Career in Commercials, Sparking Joy & Overcoming Obstacles with Kim Duff Selby

Reinvention at 67: We Can Reinvent at Any Age or Any Stage

Welcome to another inspiring episode where we dive into the heart of transformation and empowerment for midlife and older women ready to reinvent themselves. In today’s show, Wendy welcomes 67-year young Kim Duff Selby, a podcast host, speaker, and inspirer who has reinvented herself in powerful ways.

Main Themes:

  • Empowerment & Reinvention for Women Aged 50-90: Wendy and Kim discuss the revolutionary idea that women can reinvent themselves at any age, breaking through the barriers of ageist stereotypes.
  • Self-Affirmation & Resilience: Kim shares insights on the importance of maintaining positivity and leveraging inner wisdom.
  • Supportive Communities & Overcoming Adversity: They emphasize the critical role of finding and fostering communities that support women’s journeys of transformation and resilience.
  • Media Evolution & Challenging Ageism: The conversation turns to the changing portrayal of older individuals in media and how this impacts public perception.
  • The Realities of Rejection in Acting: Wendy and Kim touch on the personal struggles with rejection, particularly in the acting world, and how to cope with such experiences based on Kim’s work in commercials.
  • Authenticity, Self-Acceptance & Joy: Exploration of the value of being true to oneself, accepting who you are, and finding joy in the journey of personal transformation.
  • Introspection & Seeking Help: The guests encourage introspection and stress the importance of reaching out for support when navigating the path of reinvention.

Key Takeaways:

  • Embrace who you are at any age and celebrate the opportunity for growth and transformation.
  • Understand the significance of resilience and how it can be bolstered by supportive communities.
  • Realize the impact of representation in media and strive for authenticity in every aspect of life.
  • Recognize the small, incremental steps toward pursuing passions can lead to profound changes.
  • Accept that it’s okay to ask for help on your journey and that doing so can be a sign of strength.

Mentioned in this episode: Midlife Reinvention at 60: Challenging Ageist Stereotypes, Creating Community, and Cultivating Joy with Mimi Ison

Connect with Kim Duff Selby:

Instagram: @kimduffselby
TikTok: @kimduffselby


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