5 Steps to Successful Self-Employment

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Ask Dr. Deborah | How do I choose a business idea?

Dear Dr. Deborah, After a few years of being retired, I have decided that it is just not for me – at least not yet! Some of my family and friends have suggested going back to work as a teacher or getting a part-time job at a retail store. However,Read More

5 Ways to Tell Self-Employment is Right for You

How can you tell if self-employment is the right career for you? Most think that in order to be self-employed you need to be prepared for a career that requires hard work, long hours, high risk, and uncertainty about the future. While there are also positives, these perceived negatives scareRead More

Ask Dr. Deborah | Is self-employment the right career path?

Dear Dr. Deborah, Recently I’ve been thinking about starting my own business, but I’ve heard that it requires a lot of work, and that most startup businesses fail. It’s a really big risk and I’m not sure I have what it takes. As the breadwinner of the family, we dependRead More

Ask Dr. Deborah | Where can I find help starting my own business?

Dear Dr. Deborah, For years I have had this hobby on the side that I work on after work. I love it and after much encouragement from family and friends I have decided to turn it into a business. However, I don’t know anything about running a business and I’mRead More