Experienced workers are particularly suited to join the startup culture, whether they are pushed into it–involuntary retirement–or pulled into entrepreneurship–acting on a dream. Entrepreneurship is also a reflection of our culture. Many people harbor dreams of starting their own enterprise.
Owning a business with or without employees can be a source of income that offers opportunities for exercising creativity and engagement. They have experience, skill and, most importantly, a network of contacts developed over the years.
In this video I discuss the importance of later life entrepreneurship.