News for Encore Seekers

National Service’s Big Opportunity

This month, filled with presidential primaries and caucuses, makes me nostalgic and chagrined — but also hopeful. I’m nostalgic for […]

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Boomer BreakThrough: Encore-Seekers Resource

Boomer BreakThrough is an enterprise based in Broward County FL (just north of Miami), founded by Kitty Preziosi. In an […]

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Encore Talent in Local Government

Start the new year with a new appreciation for the role of encore talent in local government — and how […]

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“Talking Encore” with a Multigenerational Audience

The value and challenges of bringing generations together in the workplace was the topic that Encore.org President Ann MacDougall and […]

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At 65, I Still Want to Have it All!

You CAN have it all, Executive VP Jim Emerman tells Next Avenue — but not without planning, effort and a […]

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Working Longer — for More than a Paycheck

Work is more than what people do to make ends meet. New research shows that work is central to personal […]

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Are You “Mission Driven”? Work in the Nonprofit Sector

For an excellent guide to nonprofit culture, look no further than Laura Gassner Otting’s “Mission Driven: Moving from Profit to […]

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Community College for All: An Initiative for All Generations

President Obama’s recent announcement of an initiative to make community college free for students who maintain a 2.5 GPA offers […]

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Explore 80 Health-Related Encore Careers With New Website

Did you know that over half 57 percent of the more than 10 million nonprofit jobs in the U.S. are […]

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The Dangerous Myth of Reinvention

Two recent news stories show the upside of encore success stories — and the downside of reinvention myths. BusinessWeek recently […]

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