The humble community college is turning out to be one of the best resources for older adults seeking new directions – and new jobs – in later life.
TIME FOR AN ENCORE
You may not realize it, but you’re playing a role in one of the most significant trends of the 21st century. You’re helping to invent a new stage of work.
You’re moving beyond midlife careers yet refusing to fade out or fade away. You’re searching for a calling in the second half of life, crafting encore careers that combine not only continued income but the promise of more meaning – and the chance to do work that means something beyond yourself. You’re headed for an encore.
MEDIA COVERAGE OF ENCORE CAREERS
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Too Young to Be Old
The New York Times
Fears, and Opportunities, on the Road to Retirement
Inside E Street (AARP/PBS)
A Time of New Purpose
Talk of the Nation (NPR)
Working Past Retirement Age, Meaningfully
Tips on Navigating the New Midlife Stage
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News, advice and resources for employers tapping encore talent for the greater good
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