50 Home Businesses
For People Over 50
By Dr. Harvey Sisler, Ph.D.
If you are over age 50 and retired or semi-retired and have been
thinking of starting your own home-based business to run on a part
time or full time basis, this book is a "must-have." It
contains 50 business ideas targeted at people over 50 that you can
start in your home. Most can be started with as little as a few
Home-based businesses are one of the fastest growing segments of our
economy. This book was written with people over age 50 in mind who
have the desire to start a business from home for one reason or
The book discusses the following topics important to starting a
business for people over fifty:
setting up your home-based business
50 businesses specific to people 50+
how to design a home office
determining the best business
structure (corporation, sole proprietorship, etc.)
how to deal with procrastination
and so much more!
Also included with this book is an
optional software disk! This disk contains even more business ideas,
links to web sites of interest for people 50+, legal forms,
downloadable software, and more!
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows 95 or higher. To get all the benefits of
the software and accompanying web sites, Internet access is required.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Dr. Harvey Sisler, Ph.D. is a native of
Cleveland, Ohio and earned his Bachelor of Science and Masters Degrees
in Music Education from Kent State University, Ph.D. in Education from
Case Western Reserve University and a Masters in Guidance and
Counseling from John Carroll University. He has taught and counseled
in Northern Ohio schools for over 35 years. He has done much research
in home based businesses partly because of the difficulty he and
others have encountered in finding suitable employment over age 50. He
is an advocate for providing alternate solutions to this problem. He
is also author of "An Easy Guide to Better Grades,"
"How to Find the Right Career or Job for You," and "How
to Save Money on Your Insurance."