What can you do if midlife is hammering you? don't wait 13 years to treat yourself to one day of work-related perks What can you do if midlife is hammering you? Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. – Teddy Roosevelt 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.