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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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Pitch Winner Spotlight: Connie Inukai & Tip 'n Split

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September 16, 2020

Connie Inukai loved to dine out with her friends, but, at age 68, she had trouble reading the small print on menus and bills in dimly lit restaurants. She was not alone in this challenge; people over 55 experience a decline in vision making reading in darker settings difficult. There had to be a better solution, she thought, than passing reading glasses around the table or fumbling with the flashlight app on her smart phone. The idea for Tip ‘n Split was born, and, with no prior experience, Connie got to work in 2013. “[A]fter 40 years as a University instructor, I put away my teaching materials and launched my own product.”

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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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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.