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Generation to Generation: Encore.org New Campaign to Unite Generations, Support Youth

When we launched Encore.org some 18 years ago, I remember talking about the day, sometime in the future, when 10,000 […]

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The Mentoring Moment

In a new blog post for the Harvard Business Review, Eisner Foundation CEO Trent Stamp and I wonder if life […]

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“The Future of Aging” Anthology: Realizing the Potential of Longevity

I’m honored to be among the contributors to the 2016 “Future of Aging” anthology, a project of the Milken Institute’s […]

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The Purpose Prize 10th Anniversary

Visit our microsite to learn about the history and the future of The Purpose Prize — and get to know the 2015 winners.

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Encore Leaders Conference

Read all about Encore2016: Celebrating the Encore Effect, the premier gathering of U.S. and global encore movement leaders, advocates and allies.

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