Work for Yourself@50+

  • Program Area: Start a Business
  • Date: January 16, 2019
  • Day of the week: Wednesday
  • Time of day: 1:30-3:30 pm
  • Region: Western
  • Location: SeniorsPlus
  • Address: 8 Falcon Road, Lewiston ME, 04240 - Map

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

For more information you can email karleen.andrews@maine.edu or call her at (207) 557-1885.
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ClassDateProgram AreaLocationRegion
Introduction to Self-Employment2019-08-08 August 08, 2019Start a BusinessLewistonWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2019-09-10 September 10, 2019Start a BusinessStatewide
Work for Yourself@50+2019-09-26 September 26, 2019Start a BusinessGorhamSouthern
Business Basics2019-09-16 September 16, 2019
(ends September 30, 2019)
Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central/Downeast
Work for Yourself@50+2019-10-10 October 10, 2019Start a BusinessWindhamSouthern
Tax Readiness for the Self-Employed2019-12-03 December 03, 2019Start a BusinessONLINEStatewide
Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrep2019-09-17 September 17, 2019
(ends December 10, 2019)
Start a BusinessYork County location TBDSouthern
Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrep2020-02-19 February 19, 2020
(ends May 13, 2020)
Start a BusinessSouth PortlandSouthern