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Success Story: From Unemployed To Self-Employed

Sheila got the confidence to strike out on her own after attending workshops from Work for Yourself@50+ — and you can too!

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Explore Self-Employment

Download the Work for Yourself@50+ Toolkit to learn the five simple steps to begin working for yourself, including how to make a plan and where to find support.

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