Studies have shown that the highest success rates in entrepreneurship come from founders in middle age and beyond. It's a global movement. Says Paul Irving, chairman of the Milken Institute's Center for the Future of Aging: "We are just beginning to see the economic power of older adults-- and the wisdom and experience that they bring to the workforce as entrepreneurs."
Kerry Hannon provides action steps, insights, and resources from her new book, Never Too Old to Get Rich: Starting a Business at Mid-Life. She will discuss the rewards and challenges for those starting businesses, from their passion and hobbies to senior-junior partnerships, start-ups by social entrepreneurs, and women-led ventures.
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About Kerry Hannon:
Kerry Hannon is a leading authority and strategist on career transitions, entrepreneurship, personal finance, and retirement. She is a frequent TV and radio commentator and sought-after keynote speaker at conferences.
Kerry is the best-selling and award-winning author of 14 books, including Never Too Old to Get Rich: The Entrepreneur's Guide to Starting a Business Mid-Life and In Control at 50+: How to Succeed in The New World of Work.
She has spent three decades covering all aspects of careers, business, and personal finance as a columnist, editor, and writer for the nation's leading media companies. She is a workplace futurist and senior columnist for Yahoo Finance.
Kerry is a National Press Foundation Fellow, a Fellow of the Columbia Journalism School, and the Robert N. Butler Columbia Aging Center's Age Boom Academy. She is a former Metlife Foundation and New America Media Fellow on Aging. She has testified before Congress about the importance of older workers.
Kerry received a bachelor's degree from Duke University, where she is an editorial board member. Kerry lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband, documentary producer, and editor Cliff Hackel, and her Labrador Retriever, Zena.
Get in touch with Kerry Hannon:
Kerry's website: https://kerryhannon.com/
Buy Kerry's book: https://revolutionizeretirement.com/hannonrichbook
Download Kerry's handout: https://revolutionizeretirement.com/nevertoooldhandout
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