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4 Tips for Aspiring Encore Entrepreneurs

Encore entrepreneurs start businesses for the first time as they near retirement age. Learn new tips to start on a new path. Read more

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How Encore Entrepreneurs Can Manage Their Risk

If you’re thinking about becoming an entrepreneur as a second act, this measured, level-headed approach is worth noting no matter what type of business you may want to start. Read more

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Entrepreneurs over 50: Starting The ‘Second Chapter’

There may not be any such thing as a ‘typical’ encore entrepreneur, but there are some characteristics they share. Read more

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How Do You Decide?

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May 21, 2021

If you are a business owner or manager, you are faced with a never-ending deluge of decisions every day. Many are relatively routine operational choices that can be resolved or delegated quickly. Others are more strategic with potentially serious and long-lasting consequences. The Library can help and here's why-

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Business Manager? Plan to Take Care of Yourself

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February 1, 2021

Business Manager ranks number seven on the list of the top ten most stressful jobs compiled by CNBC. Taking care of your health with regular checkups plus a sensible diet and exercise program is important for you, your family and your business. Think you are fit? Here is a quick way to check.

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Prepared For A 100 Year Life? Your Children Should Be.

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January 1, 2021

One of the ongoing challenges of managing a business is to be aware of various trends and the long-term implications they have for your business. One trend that is not very visible is increasing life expectancy. How long are you or your children likely to live? A deeper investigation of the numbers provided in The 100 Year Life by Lynda Gratton and Andrew Scott shows that since 1840 life expectancy has been increasing three months every year. Read what to expect.

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8 Side Hustles Perfect for Encore Entrepreneurs

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October 17, 2019,

These side hustles are perfect for encore entrepreneurs, entrepreneurs over age 50, who want to flex their entrepreneurial muscles or diversify their income.

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How Entrepreneurs Over 50 Are Making Their Mark

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June 26, 2019,

54% of America's small business owners are over 50, using sizable professional networks, experience, and financial assets to start and grow their businesses.

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Entrepreneurs over 50: Starting The ‘Second Chapter’

Article Language: English
May 11, 2019,

There may not be any such thing as a ‘typical’ encore entrepreneur, but there are some characteristics they share.

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4 Tips for Aspiring Encore Entrepreneurs

Article Language: English
April 7, 2019,

Encore entrepreneurs start businesses for the first time as they near retirement age. Learn new tips to start on a new path.

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A Few Favorite Things Inspired This Couple’s Encore Business

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March 31, 2019,

Gidgette and Ken Moshier decided to draw on their love for traveling and tea, as well as their small business backgrounds, to open the English Garden Tea Room.

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How Encore Entrepreneurs Can Manage Their Risk

Article Language: English
October 3, 2018,

If you’re thinking about becoming an entrepreneur as a second act, this measured, level-headed approach is worth noting no matter what type of business you may want to start.