Public speaking is scary. 75% of the population is thought to have this fear making it one of the most common. These tips are intended help you manage the challenge of public speaking.
The Truth About An Ageing Workforce
Today’s 60+ aged adults are more active, tech-savvy and better educated than the same age group of any previous generation. Learn the truth about an ageing workforce. Free for download.
Students in Milan are moving in with the elderly
This article from the World Economic Forum explores the living solution older adults and students found in Italy's most expensive city.
Working is the New Retirement
Retirement is becoming more elusive for many Canadians, some continue their jobs with adjustments to their hours while others tackle new careers and creative pursuits.
With all of the challenges, obstacles and even the opportunities that come with running a business, stress can grow until it becomes one more hurdle to overcome. Don’t ignore it. By managing stress, you keep yourself thoughtful and healthy and that’s good for business.
Companion animals: can they alleviate loneliness among older adults?
Interesting research from McMaster University explores the effectiveness of companion animals in reducing loneliness.
Buy or Create ( a quick guide to help you decide)
The Top Sixty Over Sixty's Buy or Create guide provides quick notes on the challenges and advantages of buying versus creating a business from scratch. The guide also gives readers tips to follow if they decide to purchase.
Although your job search may be at an end, the interview process is far from over. Whether you are applying for financing from a bank, venture capitalist or asking family for a loan it’s important to understand how interviews work and what best practices to adopt for success. These tips take you from what to wear to which documents to bring help you prepare for the best interviews of your life.
From Financial Statements To Financing
Whether starting off flush or with next to nothing, close attention to finances will provide your business with more stability and longevity. This guide provides an overview of the challenges and some tips to overcome them.
Do You Have The Right Mindset?
Self-awareness is critical to entrepreneurial success. Understanding your strengths, weaknesses and capacity to improve can often make the difference between getting past difficult times and feeling overwhelmed by the pressure. More importantly, skills and attributes can be learned.
Licensing and other Regulatory Requirements
The Top Sixty Over Sixty Licensing and other Regulatory Requirements guide helps you to focus on those things you have to do as a business and directs you to resources to help you get them done.
The Business Plan Kit
The Top Sixty Over Sixty Business Plan Kit Helps you to develop your plan in a step by step process with space for notes and the ability to respond to critical questions. The kit takes you from your purpose to your exit strategy.
Business Structure (Choosing the Right Business Structure)
The Top Sixty Over Sixty's Business Structure guide reviews the various business structure options available to entrepreneurs. The guide looks at advantages and disadvatages of different structures and provides links to useful and free resources.
Federal Seniors Department – Its Mission and Mandate are Clear and Broad
This past July saw the creation of the federal Seniors Department, which was formalized by a much-anticipated cabinet shuffle by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
Silicon Valley's ideal entrepreneur is about 20 years too young, research shows
Silicon Valley may favor the young, but technology's romantic idea of the youthful, enterprising entrepreneur may be off by about 20 years, according to a new study.
How Old Are Successful Tech Entrepreneurs?
Kellogg Insights showcases research that definitively dismisses the mythology of the tech "wunderkind" in this interesting article. Try their success calculator, you may be surprised at what you find!