Adriane Berg

Adriane Berg is an influencer for successful aging, healthy longevity and lifelong contribution. She is a prolific writer, international keynote speaker and founder of Generation Bold Consulting to reach the boomer, mature and caregiver markets. Ms. Berg acts as director of Metabesity2020, an annual conference and initiative to increase healthy longevity and delay or prevent age-related diseases.

Ms. Berg is host of the podcast Generation Bold: The Fountain of Truth, winner of the Mature Market Award for Radio. She is a New York Times Age Boom Fellow and author of 14 books, including The Retirement Income Explosion and The Totally Awesome Money Book for Kids.

She is a well-known advocate for successful aging and a tireless fighter against ageism, with multiple appearances on the Oprah Winfrey Show, Good Morning America and other national shows. She is also an attorney and helped found the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, advancing the concepts of longevity planning and longevity law in the financial and legal professions. She was an editor of the Law Review, NYU School of Law, where she earned her JD degree.

Her many awards include an Emmy for her TV work on IRS Tax Beat, and a five-year Facilitator Acknowledgement for her work with children at Good Grief, a nonprofit that provides support to young people and families after the death of a mother, father, sister or brother.

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Aging for Beginners

My Uncle Julie—Every Family Has a Black Sheep. Can They Change with Age?

Yes, he had some major flaws, but there was something lovable about Uncle Julie, the black sheep of the family. Lessons learned.

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Piggy-Back PR: How Marketers Are Capitalizing on Coronavirus

Marketers are masters at taking advantage of a good crisis. Here, some insights, into staying ahead of their game.

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Curtain Down, Chin Up: How and Why You Must Save Live Theatre Right Now

Live theatre is the engine behind so many aspects of the arts. How to help it survive the effects of the quarantine.

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The Happy Prisoner: The Ultimate Secret of Enjoying Sequestration

Learning to be alone with yourself is important for life. The quarantine has challenged many to find peace…and happiness…in their alone time

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Why Are Grandma and Grandpa Wearing Masks? A Story for Very Young Children

It’s frightening and confusing for children when grandparents show signs of aging or illness. How to keep them calm.

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I’ve Grown Accustomed to Your Mace: How to Get Out of Your Exercise Rut

There are many fascinating ways to stay fit beyond the treadmill. Search and you’ll find an ancient mace, gorilla bells, hula hoops and more.

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How Coronavirus Might Save Your Life

A silver lining for coronavirus. It is shining a light on the self-defensive things we know we should do but perhaps have ignored…especially for the elderly.

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My Ultimate Secret to Beautiful Skin

The Bulgarian secret to beautiful, smooth skin… straight from a rug dealer in Moracco. My international story of beauty discovery.

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What’s On Your Second Bucket List?

Go beyond the “insta-moments” when you travel with these ideas for pursuing hobbies abroad, meeting like-minded people and connecting with local culture.

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OK Boomer: Have the Age Wars Begun?

“OK Boomer” is more than the newest phrase. It is a battle cry of generation and age warfare. But boomers can stop it. We’ve seen it before.

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Food for Skippy: Doggie Bags Boomer Style

In today's "PC world," even a simple doggie bag has taken on new meaning.

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Dental Tourism: The Good, the Bad and the Molar

Don’t risk bankruptcy due to health-care costs. Consider medical and dental tourism. Great care can be had for a fraction of the cost.

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The Language of Longevity: Why Age Words Matter

How you describe yourself—and how you perceive yourself— determine how you feel and behave at any age. Forget infirmity…focus on vitality.

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Start Now to Be Who You Want to Be

The new world of longevity starts with one decision—who do you want to be in the later stages of life?

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The Downsizing Chronicles: The Agony and the Ecstasy

Downsizing guru Marie Kondo has got it wrong. For folks of a certain age, the "joy-ploy" doesn't always work.

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Will Scientific Breakthroughs Make Living Past 100 a Given?

New world of life science research is ending aging as we understand it today. New “BioAge” test and more.

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Coming of Age…Again Will Co-Housing Help Retirees Retain Community?

Communes are back for baby boomers, providing community plus support for aging individuals. Like the old days, the residents set the rules.

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Why Won’t Mama Listen to Me?

How do you get aging parents to move to a safer home? With love, strength and a deep understanding for what they are going through.

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My Birthday Blog—I’m Crying Because I’m Confused

At 71, Adriane Berg’s birthday celebration was a living example of age confusion in an era where elders’s place in society is changing.

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Allying with Powerful Feminist Initiatives to Fight Ageism

The fight against ageism needs to be fought much like the feminism movement. It worked then…it can work now.