50 things I’ve learned before the age of 50

I read that Taylor Swift was talking about the 30 things she has learned before 30. With this in mind, I realised that I have the best part of 20 years more experience than her. And seeing as this site is aimed towards men, I have a lot more relevant experience for the people likely… Continue reading 50 things I’ve learned before the age of 50

Pros And Cons Of Self Employment UK

If you are a man approaching the age of 50, chances are that you could have already had a varied and interesting career. However, there can come a time in someone’s life where perhaps corporate culture is no longer for them, or they simply want to be in control of their job role more. If… Continue reading Pros And Cons Of Self Employment UK

Investment Property: A Man Approaching 50 Guide

Investment Property: A Man Approaching 50 Guide. If you are looking to make money then I’m sure at some stage you have thought about investment property. Buying property is often seen as a safe investment. ‘Safe as houses,’ they say. If you are approaching fifty, then I’m sure you will have thought about your retirement.… Continue reading Investment Property: A Man Approaching 50 Guide

Become A Mystery Shopper

Becoming a mystery shopper is a piece of cake. If you are a man approaching fifty (or anyone else for that matter) the you can look into it now. Mystery shopper companies are looking for people to help them out all the time. It’s a good way to make some money and grab some free… Continue reading Become A Mystery Shopper

Your Own Fragrance Business

Have you ever wondered where the cost of a bottle of after shave come from? The bottles in department stores can set you back well over a hundred pounds, sometimes even double that and more. It’s little wonder that many men think about a fragrance business of their own. The profits to be made can… Continue reading Your Own Fragrance Business

How To Unplug From Your Life

How To Unplug From Your Life. We are connected to our world, our life, our job by the devices we own all the time. You don’t know how to unplug from your life. It’s one of the wonders of the modern world that we can stay connected with anyone and anything 24 hours a day.… Continue reading How To Unplug From Your Life

Work Life Balance And Your Property

Work Life Balance And Your Property. If you are looking to make the most of the property market, then the last thing you want is to spend masses of your time on it. We all have a day job. It can feel like a full-time job buying or selling a property. It’s even more time-consuming… Continue reading Work Life Balance And Your Property

The Top 5 Books Every Startup Owner Approaching 50 Should Read

The Top 5 Books Every Startup Owner Approaching 50 Should Read. I have read a lot of books while setting up my own business as a man approaching fifty. I like to read (almost as much as I love to write) and the best business books can help to think about your business in a different… Continue reading The Top 5 Books Every Startup Owner Approaching 50 Should Read

Working For Yourself

As a man approaching fifty, there are a few options in terms of a career. You may already be in employment or self-employment. You may have your own ideas on this. I just wanted to use this blog post to share my experience of working for yourself. Working for yourself is a great place to… Continue reading Working For Yourself

5 Benefits of Work Life Balance for Men

Maintaining a balance between personal and professional life is a phenomenon called Work-Life Balance. For men approaching the age of 50, this is often an issue. We want to see the kids, spend time with our partner but we also need to bring in the bacon. There are benefits of work life balance for men.… Continue reading 5 Benefits of Work Life Balance for Men