10/10/2011 08:22 am ET Updated Dec 10, 2011

Baby Boomers Creating Their Own Jobs

When the economy crash-landed in 2008, Dan Meehan didn't want to again face the income-less years he had endured after the dot-com bubble burst in 2000.

"I knew at 59 years old it was going to be very hard to find a job. I decided to hire myself," said Meehan.

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