Menu
Bill Gates Tops Forbes Billionaires List Again

Bill Gates Tops Forbes Billionaires List Again

HTC Re Vive VR Headset revealed

HTC RE Vive VR Headset Revealed

NASDAQ is Back at 2000 Dot-Com Bubble Level

NASDAQ is Back at 2000 Dot-Com Bubble Level

Basel World 2015: HYT H3 Mechanical Watch shows Time with Fluid

Basel World 2015: HYT H3 Mechanical Watch Shows Time with Fluid

Apple Watch Launching in Multiple Countries This April

Apple Watch Launching in Multiple Countries This April

AARP to host a free business seminar along with SBA

Apr 22 2014, 3:37am CDT | by , in News | Misc

AARP to host a free business seminar along with SBA
/* Story Top Left 2010 300x250, created 7/15/10 */ google_ad_slot = "8340327155";

The two organizations join hands to provide resources and mentoring to small business owners and entrepreneurs

Everyone dreams of becoming their own boss and not having to report to anyone. Looks like this dream won't take so long to become true because the Association of American Retired Persons (AARP) and the Small Business Administration might have come up with a solution to bring this fantasy to reality. To know more about what they have in store for entrepreneurs, you must pay a visit to the free seminar which is being hosted by these two organizations. It is going to take place from 9 a.m to noon on Saturday at the Radisson Hotel Whittier, 7320 Greenleaf Ave. and they will brief about how to grow or start your own business.

The AARP state director Katie Hirning recently made a statement in a press release that “AARP knows that many older Americans pursue entrepreneurship as a way to generate income and strengthen financial security. And for many of these workers, it is also a way to turn a hobby or passion into a paycheck.” April is known as the mentor month and this explains why the two organizations have come together. The two want to increase their collective efforts to provide entrepreneurs with the resources they require to setup their own businesses. However this is for entrepreneurs and small business owners age 50 and older. The focus here is primarily on the Hispanic entrepreneurs since this particular demographic section has has been opening businesses at a rate three times faster than the national average.

Charee Gillins, the AARP associate state director of communications, recently stated that “What we’ve learned is that more and more baby boomers are becoming their own bosses, and are well-positioned to start their own businesses because of their knowledge, experience and savings gained from their careers.”

There was an AARP survey in 2013 which found out that small business owners were more likely to increase their success rates if they received better counselling. So this seminra hosted by AARP and the Small Business Administration will prove to be very beneficial as it is will have five minute sessions from mentors and entrepreneurs who will share information and these speakers will also be making presentations on social media, the latest technology and writing a business plan.

 

source: whittierdailynews

You Might Also Like

Read the Latest

iPhone 5c catches fire in a man's pocket

iPhone 5c catches fire in a man's pocket A Long Island man was treated for third degree burns after his iPhone exploded in his pocket

20 minutes ago

Brown’s Family shooting Reality Show surrounding Bobbi Kristina’s illness

Brown’s Family shooting Reality Show surrounding Bobbi Kristina’s illness The Brown family will be collaborating to shoot a reality show where they will be talking about Bobbi Kristina’s...

29 minutes ago

Suge Knight goes Blind, Hospitalized Again

Suge Knight goes Blind, Hospitalized Again The former rapper took to talking in the court himself about his deteriorating health, his loss of weigh and vision and...

46 minutes ago

Aston Martin DBX Electric GT Concept Stuns

Aston Martin DBX Electric GT Concept Stuns Aston Martin continues to reveal extreme car designs in time for the Geneva Motor Show 2015. Meet the Aston Martin DBX...

58 minutes ago

Tylt Wireless Charging Accessories for Samsung Galaxy S6 unveiled

Tylt Wireless Charging Accessories for Samsung Galaxy S6 unveiled Tylt announced three Qi wireless chargers today for use with the new Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge.

1 hour ago

Jon Stewart goes Nuts on 'WWE Raw' with Seth Rollins

Jon Stewart goes Nuts on 'WWE Raw' with Seth Rollins The Daily Show host Jon Stewart went wild while facing his long time enemy Seth Rollins during the WWE Monday Night Raw...

1 hour ago

Pebble Time Steel announced

Pebble Time Steel announced Pebble follows up the new Pebble Time with a steel edition.

2 hours ago

Jennifer Lawrence to become War Photographer for Steven Spielberg

Jennifer Lawrence to become War Photographer for Steven Spielberg Jennifer Lawrence to feature as Lynsey Addario, the photojournalist in her biographical movie that Warner Bros....

2 hours ago

Moderate Coffee Consumption reduces Risk of Heart Attack

Moderate Coffee Consumption reduces Risk of Heart Attack A latest research project in South Korea showed that moderate coffee consumption reduced the risk of heart attack in...

3 hours ago

Taylor Swift Song stops Baby from Crying

Taylor Swift Song stops Baby from Crying A six month old baby girl named Rosie apparently stops crying upon hearing Taylor Swift’s song titled Blank Space. The...

3 hours ago

Samsung Group Believes Galaxy S6 will outsell Galaxy S4

Samsung Group Believes Galaxy S6 will outsell Galaxy S4 Samsung unveiled the new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge on Sunday at the MWC 2015 in Barcelona. Samsung thinks they have...

4 hours ago

Samsung has raised the bar with the all new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung Has Raised the Bar with the All-New Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge Samsung has officially announced the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge with an all-new design.

4 hours ago

Bill Gates Tops Forbes Billionaires List Again

Bill Gates Tops Forbes Billionaires List Again Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is back on top of the Forbes Billionaires list.

4 hours ago

BlackBerry Teases Slider Phone, Announces New Colors for BlackBerry Classic

BlackBerry Teases Slider Phone, Announces New Colors for BlackBerry Classic BlackBerry’s glory days are not coming back, but at least the company is heading to the right direction. Last year,...

4 hours ago

BlackBerry Leap Announced for Consumers Who Value Security and Privacy

BlackBerry Leap Announced for Consumers Who Value Security and Privacy BlackBerry has announced a new phone for the younger market. The BlackBerry Leap, as it is called, ditches the physical...

6 hours ago

Tinder Plus adds Passport and Rewind for a Fee

Tinder Plus Adds Passport and Rewind Features for a Fee Tinder introduces Tinder Plus, a premium version of its popular dating app.

6 hours ago

“The Bachelor: The Women Tell All” Review

'The Bachelor: The Women Tell All' Has Lots of Emotional Spiel and Waterworks With “The Bachelor: The Women Tell All” episode airing on television, lots of emotional spiel and waterworks appeared...

6 hours ago

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge Arrives 2nd Quarter on Verizon

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge Arrives 2nd Quarter on Verizon Relentless innovation. These were the two words that Samsung CEO JK Shin used in unwrapping the Samsung Galaxy S6 and...

7 hours ago

Hillary Clinton used Personal Email as State Secretary

Hillary Clinton Used Personal Email While Working as State Secretary It appears to be the case that Hillary Clinton violated protocol by employing personal email services while she was...

7 hours ago

NASDAQ is Back at 2000 Dot-Com Bubble Level

NASDAQ is Back at 2000 Dot-Com Bubble Level The Dot-Com force is back at the NASDAQ. It took Silicon Valley 15 years to bring back the NASDAQ to the Dot-Com Bubble...

8 hours ago

Google Enters the Wireless Market

Google Enters the Wireless Market At the Mobile World Congress, Google confirmed plans of launching its own wireless service in the United States,...

8 hours ago

Curt Schilling Fights Back After Trolls Attack Daughter On Twitter

Curt Schilling Fights Back After Trolls Attack Daughter On Twitter Six-time MLB All-Star and three-time World Series champion pitcher Curt Schilling has fought back after two Internet...

12 hours ago

Photo credit: Ian Walde/Getty Images

H.S. Students Find Teacher Hung In Class, Suicide Cause Of Death A California teacher who was found by students hanging from a ceiling has been identified as Jillian Jacobson. Suicide...

12 hours ago

Apple Watch Launching in Multiple Countries This April

Apple Watch Launching in Multiple Countries This April Following last week’s interview with Tim Cook to The Telegraph, where the 54-year old Apple CEO revealed titillating...

13 hours ago

Montreal Canadiens Acquire Jeff Petry, Brian Flynn And Torrey Mitchell

Montreal Canadiens Acquire Jeff Petry, Brian Flynn And Torrey Mitchell The Montreal Canadiens acquired defenseman Jeff Petry from the Edmonton Oilers as well as forwards Brian Flynn and...

14 hours ago

Jimmy Butler Out 3-6 Weeks With Elbow Injury

Jimmy Butler Out 3-6 Weeks With Elbow Injury Chicago Bulls All-Star shooting guard Jimmy Butler will miss the next three to six weeks with an elbow injury.

16 hours ago, 5:28pm CST

Volkswagen Sport Coupé Concept GTE Concept Car announced for Geneva Motor Show

Volkswagen Sport Coupe Concept GTE Concept Car Announced for Geneva Motor Show The Volkswagen Sport Coupé Concept GTE is a world premiere at Geneva International Motor Show 2015. The high-tech...

19 hours ago, 2:41pm CST

Carly Rae Jepsen Releases New Single “I Really Like You”

Carly Rae Jepsen's “I Really Like You” features Justin Bieber and Tom Hanks Carly Rae Jepsen releases her single I Really Like You from her album of the same title. The track tops the iTunes...

23 hours ago, 10:24am CST

MWC 2015: Archos Magnus Range 256GB Tablet and Fusion Storage unveiled

MWC 2015: Archos Magnus Range 256GB Tablet and Fusion Storage Unveiled Archos unveils new tablet at the MWC 2015 with up to 256GB internal memory and a new seamless memory solution dubbed...

1 day ago, 9:23am CST

Basel World 2015: HYT H3 Mechanical Watch shows Time with Fluid

Basel World 2015: HYT H3 Mechanical Watch Shows Time with Fluid HYT will premiere the HYT H3 hydro mechanical watch at the Basel World 2015. See the video of this impressive...

1 day ago, 9:01am CST

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus