Work for Yourself@50+

  • Program Area: Start a Business
  • Date: May 10, 2018
  • Day of the week: Thursday
  • Time of day: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Delivery: Online

Class Description

Are you over 50 and looking for ways to improve your current financial situation? Work for Yourself@50+ has the information you need to succeed. It 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; it is a careful consideration of the potential benefits and risks of working for yourself.

For additional information, visit aarpfoundation.org/workforyourself.  Work for Yourself@50+ is made possible in part through a grant from The Hartford.

Registration/More Info

Registration for this class is closed.
FMI: Contact Jean Dempster at 621-3434 or dempster@maine.edu
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