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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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Building Financial Forecasts

March 12, 2014

The author offers an unusual approach to reducing the risk of starting a new business. The author analyzes his experience with a client and proposes a straightforward approach to building a company's financial model from start to finish.The author describes step-by-step the process how to validate the data while also demonstrating the reasons of why clients might face a problem of adapting SCORE spreadsheets to produce a reliable financial forecast.

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Involve Your Employees, Share Your Profits With Them

February 26, 2014

Norm Beckert emphasizes the role of the employees in the high customer satisfaction. The author's recommendation is to treat the team members - he calls them Team Players - as partners by giving them key leadership roles and to reward them by using Profit Sharing Program.