This is never going to make things change Cruising through life on auto pilot, desperately hoping for change Most mid-lifers have quietly accepted their prison sentence on the treadmill of life. And with each monotonous, repetitive step they keep waiting and hoping for life to shower them with meaning and happiness. 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.