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4 Tips for Aspiring Encore Entrepreneurs

Encore entrepreneurs start businesses for the first time as they near retirement age. Learn new tips to start on a new path. Read more

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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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Entrepreneurs over 50: Starting The ‘Second Chapter’

There may not be any such thing as a ‘typical’ encore entrepreneur, but there are some characteristics they share. Read more

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Ask SCORE - October 2018 - Protecting Your Intellectual Property.

Ask SCORE             I have invented a device that improves the efficiency of home heating systems. I would like to discuss potential relationships with large furnace... Read more
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Ask Score - May 2017 Doing Business Globally

I own a small medical supplies manufacturing firm and am beginning to think about selling overseas. I have never done this before and am not sure where to start. Any assistance... Read more
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Ask Score - March 2017 Protecting Your Small Business From Hackers

Just about every week I read about another large corporation being hacked and having its data stolen. I operate a local funeral home. Should I be worried about such things? Read more
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Ask Score - February 2017 - Marketing Metrics

About a year ago, my carpet cleaning business began using social media in our marketing. Though our revenues have improved, I am inundated with more statistics than I could ever... Read more
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BizIQ Radio

Podcast on BizIQ Radio : Don Byrne and Andrea O'Brien speakwith Jeff Rapson of SCORE. This show originally aired August 6, 2016. http://www.podbean.com/media/player/embed/postId/... Read more
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8 Side Hustles Perfect for Encore Entrepreneurs

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

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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