Steve Jobs once described creativity as “connecting things,” adding “most people don’t have enough dots to connect because they haven’t had many diverse experiences.” That’s certainly not the case for women our age.
What if every woman in America invested in a woman-owned business? The financial - and societal - impact would be tremendous. Women supporting each other to achieve their goals, bypassing the traditional gatekeepers who don't ‘get' what they do or the potential of their ideas, offers female entrepreneurs an immediate and practical path to success.
Purpose fueled work gives meaning to life, regardless of age. As we consider the second, or even third acts in our careers, Encore.org, offers the tools we need to combine "passion, purpose and a paycheck."