Episode Info:

Did you know that 61% of baby boomers would want to work after their formal retirement? This finding is also evident in the Babson College report as it revealed that 51% of small businesses are owned by people over the age of 50.

Today’s guest is Paul Tasner. Paul is the CEO of PulpWorks, Inc., a company that designs and manufactures biodegradable packaging for consumer goods. Paul is also the co-founder of Sort Inc. Paul has a unique thing about entrepreneurship and he highly encourages everyone to watch his TED Talk on how he became an entrepreneur at age 66.


  • How his journey as an entrepreneur started
  • Things to take into account when launching a business
  • What he would have done differently as an older entrepreneur
  • What people can learn from his experience in terms of finding capital
  • His response to people who ask why he’s still working instead of relaxing
  • His advice to older people who would like to start a business


“If you really want to live a long rich life, do something entrepreneurial.”


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