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If you’re over 40, maybe only work 3 days per week
If you are over 40 and thinking that your ability to focus and remember facts is deteriorating, your work could actually be to blame.

Recent research by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research found that, while working up to 30 hours a week is good for cognitive function in the over 40s, any more than that causes performance to deteriorate.

We really might be able to get behind this idea!
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Working from home
Working from home can be life-changer, but finding the right field – and the discipline to make it happen – is a challenge.

Some great careers that fit into the work-from-home lifestyle include:

  • Bookkeeping
  • Freelance writing
  • Handmade crafts
  • Life coaching
  • Proofreader
  • Virtual assistant

If you’re tired of the commute and want the flexibility that comes from working at home, check this out.
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Consider franchises
If working from home isn’t your thing, but being an entrepreneur is, consider franchises. Being an entrepreneur doesn’t necessarily mean you have to launch your own startup from scratch. While there is no guarantee that the business will be successful, franchising reduces the amount of financial risk you need to take, provides you with training and marketing expertise, starts you off with some level of brand recognition, and puts you in a community with other franchise owners.
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