Are you ready for an encore?

If you are one of the many Baby Boomers who would rather forego the traditional retirement and want to continue working in some capacity, there is still time to register for the Launch Your Encore Career program at Okanagan College. This six-week program is offered at the Kelowna Campus beginning in April. Come explore the many different encore… Continue reading Are you ready for an encore?

Are you interested in an encore career?

Baby boomers are becoming entrepreneurs at a faster rate than any other demographic in Canada. Why? They’re not ready to call it day on their careers, even if employers are. Boomers are working longer because they have to and because they want to. Increasing longevity means you have more days to fill and pay for… Continue reading Are you interested in an encore career?

Thinking of opening a home-based business?

As many people near retirement age, they start contemplating working from home for the first time – either through flexible work options with their employer, or to operate their own business, If you’d like to run a business from your home, there are a number of things to consider from both the personal and business… Continue reading Thinking of opening a home-based business?