A series of 4 online classes that will introduce entrepreneurs over 50 to new career possibilities.

Being over 50 years old has great benefits for those who want to start their own business. If you have an idea, passion, skill or hobby that you’re wondering “how do I turn this into a small business?” this 4-week, 4 session class is for you. We’ll discuss why this is a great time in your life to become an “encore” entrepreneur; how to evaluate your idea to determine if it could become a profitable business; share principles to help you develop an entrepreneur mindset, and communicate tips and proven methods for taking those first steps towards entrepreneurship. Guest speakers will be join us to share their journey to entrepreneurship. This class is the result of a collaboration with Asheville SCORE, NC.

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Week 1

• Getting to Know the Class

• Creativity and the 50+ Brain

• Guest Speaker

Week 2

• Entrepreneurial Mindset

• Self-Coaching Guide

Week 3

• Business Model Canvas

• Developing a Unique Value Proposition for your Business

Week 4

• Customer Discover

• Local Networking and Business Support Organizations


Your Instructor: Sherree Lucas

If you're an entrepreneur with an idea, a passion, a skill, or a hobby you’d like to turn into a business, Sherree wants to help make your dream come true. She is a marketing and business expert and brand consultant with over 25 years of experience, starting with large consumer package goods companies and spending the last 15 years working with start-ups. Her expertise includes creating, launching, and building brands; developing business, commercial, and marketing plans; identifying key insights from research and incorporating the learnings into actionable plans and initiatives; and establishing customer-centric product and service development processes.

You can choose to attend one or more of the following sessions.

Feb 3, 2021 10:00 AM

Feb 10, 2021 10:00 AM

Feb 17, 2021 10:00 AM

Feb 24, 2021 10:00 AM