Boomer Startups

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Film 'Marigold Hotel' Portrays Reinvention on a Budget
Entrepreneurs

Film 'Marigold Hotel' Portrays Reinvention on a Budget

A new film about British expats in India inspires a contest awarding $150,000 and vacations to social entrepreneurs over 50.
Michelle V. Rafter
The Other Startup Generation
Starting a Business

The Other Startup Generation

They've accumulated a wealth of experience and resources compared to Gen Yers -- but can boomers afford to take entrepreneurial risks?
The Innovators: Nifty After Fifty's Sheldon Zinberg
Growth Strategies

The Innovators: Nifty After Fifty's Sheldon Zinberg

The founder of a fitness center for 50-somethings shares his views on pioneering a new business concept. (02:42)
Vintage Clothing Business Thrives in a Mad Men World
Entrepreneurs

Vintage Clothing Business Thrives in a Mad Men World

How a chef turned her love of retro fashions into a new career.
Rolling Stones Rocker Turns Eco Entrepreneur
Growth Strategies

Rolling Stones Rocker Turns Eco Entrepreneur

Inspired by his passion for the environment, keyboardist Chuck Leavell launches a global news network.
Boomers Lead the Way With Business Startups
Starting a Business

Boomers Lead the Way With Business Startups

Entrepreneurs in their 50s and 60s are becoming business owners faster than any other group.
Michelle V. Rafter