The World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum 2020, the world’s largest annual gathering of the ‘ICT for development’ community, presents a first-ever Summit session focused on The Value of the Older Workforce: The Emergence of Senior Entrepreneurship and the Multi-Generational Workplace.   The impetus for this session is a recognition that today’s older workers face more challenges, and can explore more opportunities than ever -- and that digital technology is at the center of transforming the future of work…

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A recent study by Cal J. Halvorsen and Jacquelyn B. James of Boston College’s Center on Aging & Work documents a strong trend toward self-employment among older workers in the…

 Silver Starters, a collaborative European program for older people interested in launching a businesses, will be fully online in 2021.  The 12 weeek Silver Starters course is a collaboration between…

Many of the world’s most famous founders were young when they launched their company. Mark Zuckerberg founded Facebook in college; Steve Jobs and Bill Gates were almost as youthful when…

The Aspen Institute Business & Society Program hosts a free webinar on August 19 , the one-year anniversary of the Statement on the Purpose of the Corporation published by the…

Founders Over 55 and AGENCY Present  Access to Capital: All About Angels for Encore Entrepreneurs Register now to join us online for this live, interactive program on Thursday. Aug 13th, 3pm…

Mathematicians as well as physicists, it is said, do their best work before they are thirty. There are exceptions, of course, but many are the mathematicians who reach their thirtieth…