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Some Lessons From a Career Transition Coach in South Africa

Some Lessons From a Career Transition Coach in South Africa

Guest Post from Lynda Smyth Lynda Smith has been involved in trying to understand how longevity and technology are changing our world at 50 and beyond. Below is an account of some of the lessons learnt personally as well as with her clients. Each of us is unique and...

The Most Powerful Employee Retirement Gift

The Most Powerful Employee Retirement Gift

The very best retirement gift? The one that says “We have taken the time to get to know you, and we hope this gift will add value to your life in retirement, just as you added value to ours during your time here.” Sure, it might take a bit more thought and effort than...

An Easy to Understand Guide to Starting a Business

An Easy to Understand Guide to Starting a Business

“Having started a business at 66 years old, I can report that Wendy’s advice and blueprint – and, particularly, the detailed manner in which she dispenses those throughout [her book ‘Wiser: The Definitive Guide to Starting a Business After the Age of 50’] – are...

Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition

Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition

Guest post by Nunzio Presta Out the gate, many people associate entrepreneurship with the grind and hustle of building a business from the ground up. However, entrepreneurship can be achieved through buying an existing, established business. This can come in forms of...

Business Launch Solutions Launches Awards for Entrepreneurs over 50

Business Launch Solutions Launches Awards for Entrepreneurs over 50

Know any entrepreneurs who started a business after reaching 50? I’m excited to announce the inaugural WISE 50 Over 50 Awards recognizing and celebrating 50 entrepreneurs over 50. As you may know, Canadians over 50 are the fastest growing segment of the business...

You are Never to Old to become an Entrepreneur

Wendy Mayhew for ProfitGuide, September 2016. The WISE generation are ideally positioned to build and run successful businesses. Today’s entrepreneur stereotype is the recent university dropout writing code in a hoodie somewhere in Silicon Valley. But globally, the...