- If you're in your 40s or 50s, you might think it's too late to start a business. Wrong: It's actually the perfect time.
Source | www.inc.com |
Wrong: A recent study conducted by the Census Bureau and two MIT professors found the most successful entrepreneurs tend to be middle-aged–even in the tech sector. The researchers compiled a list of 2.7 million company founders who hired at least one employee between 2007 and 2014. The average startup founder was 45 years old when he or she founded the most successful tech companies.
Still not convinced? Check out these stats:
- A 50-year-old startup founder is 2.2 times more likely to found a successful startup as a 30-year-old.