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Why It's Never Too Late to Become an Entrepreneur (Infographic)

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If you’re letting your age stop you from pursuing your dreams of , don’t.


While it’s certainly impressive to be a wunderkind, age has its advantages. A by the found that businesses were more likely to succeed as their founders’ age increased up until about age 40.

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If you’ve already passed that milestone, fear not. After all, Gordon Bowker founded when he was over 50  and Charles Flint founded when he was 61.

Check out the below from SurePayroll and Ghergich & Co. for more info on who prove that there’s no age limit for success.

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success of old entrepreneurs(Infographic)

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