Survivors & Thrivers: Timeless Stories from People Who Know Stuff
People over 50 and businesses more than 30 years' old have gone through ups, downs, reboots, and reinventions. Hear how they've not just survived...but thrived.
We've all heard about founders under 30. But what about those of us over 50? From corporate leaders to small business owners...millions of people have survived and thrived for decades, reinventing themselves and their businesses to keep up with trends. Anyone can start a business...but here are REAL and TIMELESS stories from people who have survived and thrived. Our guests will be a combination of people over 50 with great stories of hardships and rebounds...as well as people who are running businesses that have survived at least 30 years. The 22-minute show will be fast-paced, fun, frank, educational, inspirational and entertaining. Listeners of all ages will come away with relevant lessons and ideas for their own futures.
Nancy A. Shenker has dual citizenship in the analog and digital world. She's survived and thrived through 6 decades – a former c-level executive at major brand companies including Citibank, MasterCard, and Reed Exhibitions (producer of ComicCon), she's also been an entrepreneur, award-winning author, tech expert, mom and grandmother. The founder of theONswitch marketing, she has helped 100s of small businesses rebrand and prosper. A native New Yorker, she recently gave away and sold more than 50% of her possessions and moved cross-country to Scottsdale, Arizona (although she describes herself as a digital nomad, and works from wherever her laptop and phone are). She has been featured in business and consumer media including the NY Times, Wall Street Journal, Inc.com and others. She writes a regular column for Thrive Global called "The Silver Hair Playbook: How to Be a BadAss
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