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Here’s the place to see encore careers in action. These short videos show what people in the second half of life, using their passion and experience, can accomplish for the greater good. The two below are a great place to start.

 

Former President Bill Clinton praises the powerful contributions of Purpose Prize winners, saying their stories “are creating a new vision for life after traditional work.” More >

Award-winning journalist Jane Pauley, host of AARP’s Life Reimagined TODAY series on NBC’s Today show, describes her own encore. More >

Purpose Prize winner Don Coyhis talks about how his search for an encore led him to develop a substance abuse recovery program that taps the power of Native American culture, tradition and community. More >

 
Click here for all Encore.org videos, which you may sort by the topics that interest you most. And check out this collection, featuring brief interviews with leaders of the encore movement about encores in various fields – including education, health care and entrepreneurship.

THE ENCORE MOVEMENT

What’s possible if millions beyond
midlife find encore careers? Leaders
across the country, including Sophia
Chang of the California HealthCare
Foundation, right, talk about building
a movement. (Click the photo.)

Video length – 5:44

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PURPOSE PRIZE VIDEOS

Purpose Prize winner Hubert Jones
brings children together to sing songs
of hope, uniting youths across differences
of race, religion and economic status.
(Click the photo.)

Video length – 2:48

Click here for all Prize videos

ENCORE FELLOWS VIDEOS

Watch Encore Fellows, nonprofit
directors and program sponsors talk
about the Encore Fellows program.

Video length – 6:16

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PODCASTS

  • Get essential encore career tips from careers expert Marci Alboher.
  • Discover ways to achieve happiness, health and financial security, from psychologist Laura Carstensen.
  • Learn the steps to creating a nonprofit from Purpose Prize winner Duncan Campbell.

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ENCORE LEADERS

Get inspired by the people leading the call for encore careers.Marc Freedman, Encore.orgDick Goldberg, Coming of AgeAngela F. Williams, YMCA of the USAMore >

PURPOSE PRIZE CEREMONY VIDEOS

Hear insightful and inspirational talks about The Purpose Prize from people in the know.

Marc Freedman, Encore.org founder

Ellen Goodman, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer

Bill Clinton, former president

ALL AUDIO PODCASTS

This is a list of all podcasts on Encore.org