Chris Farrell

Chris Farrell

Chris Farrell works as an economics contributor at Marketplace, America Public Media’s nationally syndicated business and economics forum, and an economics commentator for Minnesota Public Radio, as well as host of its series, Conversations on the Creative Economy. An award-winning journalist, he is a columnist for PBS Next Avenue and the Star Tribune, and has written for Bloomberg Businessweek, The New York Times, and Kiplinger’s. He is the author of five books, including his latest, Purpose and a Paycheck: Finding Meaning, Money, and Happiness in the Second Half of Life.

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Chris Farrell joins Jim Blasingame to encourage communities to provide their older entrepreneurs with support and encouragement, because of the contribution they can still make.
Chris Farrell joins Jim Blasingame to reveal the many reasons why older entrepreneurs shouldn’t be discounted, including the fact that they have already learned the fundamentals, and they’ve already made rookie mistakes.
Chris Farrell joins Jim Blasingame to report on the trend among older baby boomers who retire from a job only to start a small business.