Upcoming Event – A Guide to Second Career Entrepreneurship, October 21, 2011, St. John’s

On October 21, 2011, during Small Business Week, the Northeast Avalon Regional Economic Development Board (NEA REDB) and its community partners will host an event targeted at; retirees and pre-retirement age individuals that could be potential new entrepreneurs. This is designed as a forum to share information on business creation; create a networking opportunity for potential second career entrepreneurs and business support organizations and government departments; and to highlight the work and effort of 55+ entrepreneurs. 

The event will also launch a new information package to assist retirement age individuals interested in starting or purchasing a small business. It will include information on a wide range of topics such as succession planning; taxation; business plan development; and selling or buying a business. For more information and to register, go to Second Career Poster Participant Information Package_Second Career Event