Work for Yourself@50+ - Saint Joseph
When: Tuesday, August 29; 9:00am - 11:00am
Where: Area Agency on Aging - 2900 Lakeview Avenue, St Joseph, MI 49085
Are you over 50 and looking for ways to improve your current financial situation? Have you ever dreamed of being your own boss? Work for Yourself@50+ has the information you need to succeed.
AARP Foundation’s Work for Yourself@50+ initiative will help you gain the knowledge, support, and resources you need to make informed decisions about working for yourself and take the right first steps toward successful self-employment.
The decision to start your own business can be both exciting and daunting. Work for Yourself@50+ breaks the choices down for older adults in an approachable way through five steps:
· A careful consideration of the potential benefits and risks of working for yourself
· Exercises to help develop the self-employment idea
· A realistic overview of what it takes to pursue a self-employment opportunity
· Guidance to help avoid pitfalls and scams
· Ways to find trustworthy support and services
The Women's Business Center at Cornerstone Alliance is hosting a free workshop near you on August 29, 2017. Call 888-339-5617 to register.
For additional information, visit aarpfoundation.org/workforyourself. Work for Yourself@50+ is made possible in part through a grant from The Hartford.