Lunch and Learn: How to start a business aged over 50

Posted: Wed 13th May 2020

The Baby Boomer generation are, by all accounts, less keen on retirement. In fact, people aged over 50 is the fastest-growing group starting their own business.

In this Lunch and Learn, our expert panel will tell you all you need to know about how to start and grow a business when you're over 50.


  • Bryher Scudamore, founder, Autodotbiography. Bryher is a former producer of That's Life! And at the age of 60, she decided to quit her well-paid job at The Eden Project, and put her life savings on the line to set up her own business, autodotbiography.com. Hear how Bryher set up a successful tech company in her sixties.

  • Lucy Standing, founder, Brave Starts. Brave Starts is a social enterprise helping people over 50 start a new work adventure. Lucy will explain how Brave Starts can support your entrepreneurial journey.

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