Is the ultimate challenge in midlife to become a super hero? What will we be dreaming about at our 40th High School reunion? (photo 2007) Is the ultimate challenge in midlife is to become a super hero? The ultimate challenge in our lifetime is to turn excuses into action, no? So yes, be a super hero for the person in charge of our life. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.