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5 Tips for Starting a Successful Business After Retirement

Are you a retiree who wants to pursue your passion and start your own business? Look no further than the Encore Entrepreneur Podcast, where host Lori Lyons interviews successful entrepreneurs over the age of 50. On a recent episode, guest Wanda Pearson shared her experience with starting her own business after retiring from IBM. Here are five tips for starting a successful business after retirement:

  1. Find your passion: Wanda emphasized the importance of pursuing what you love and finding a business idea that aligns with your interests.
  2. Build a brand: Wanda shared her experience with rebranding herself and creating a platform for entrepreneurs to come together and support each other. It’s important to establish yourself as a brand outside of the company you work for.
  3. Create a process: Wanda stressed the importance of creating a system and process to make things easier for yourself as a business owner.
  4. Stay active: Wanda and Lori discussed the challenges of retirement and the importance of finding activities to keep yourself engaged and active. Pursuing a business venture can provide a sense of purpose and fulfillment.
  5. Have integrity: Wanda shared her belief in the importance of keeping promises and doing what you say you will do, both professionally and personally. This builds trust and credibility with customers and colleagues.

So, if you’re a retiree looking to start your own business, take these tips from Wanda and the Encore Entrepreneur Podcast to heart. It’s never too late to pursue your dreams and make an impact in the world of business.

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