Opportunities for people as they age have never been so exciting. Whilst we are research focused we're all about the action and delivery. Ageism exists and building the blueprint of how to manage this more effectively is a problem not solved by one - but by collectively working together and sharing best practice. It is our mission to accelerate this process so we can make longer fuller working lives a reality for all.

Give As You Learn

"100% of our fees support charities, small businesses and our own community"

A successful track record of helping people shift and retrain

Focused on the needs of people over 50

A dynamic community of over 2,000 members

Shadowing opportunities with the best UK businesses


Not for Profit

We are purpose driven. Any fees charged help our community, charities and small businesses.

Research Based

The 'self development' market is saturated with opinion. We care about evidence


We are stronger together. Collectively, we have a louder voice to influence change

Meet the team

Harris Karim

Co Founder
Tech Lead

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Anna Streule

Co Founder
Editor and Comms

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Lucy Standing

Co Founder
Strategy and Partnerships

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Advisory Board

Ian Tracey

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David Blackburn

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Micheal Easton

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Baroness Ros Altmann

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Become a Brave Starter with us!

We are always looking for brave people who want to help people succeed in their life aspirations. If you can regularly commit a few hours a week, please send us an email to hello@bravestarts.com with your background (preferably LinkedIn) and why you would like to join our mission and team.