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Boomers Can Help the Nation Go Green

In this 2010 white paper, the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning reveals how the green economy must tap existing talent to grow quickly and suggests that certain emerging jobs offer promising opportunities to experienced workers.

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How Boomers Can Help Improve Health Care: Emerging Encore Career Opportunities in Health Care

In this 2010 white paste, Partners in Care Foundation identifies six emerging jobs for experienced workers that have the potential to improve health outcomes, such as community health workers and chronic illness coaches.

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Encore Fellows™ Program Creation Guide

We have created a simple set of resources to help organizations design, organize and operate Encore Fellowships programs of their own. The attached

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After the Recovery: Help Needed; The Coming Labor Shortage and How People in Encore Careers Can Help Solve It

As surprising as it sounds, 2010 research from MetLife Foundation and Encore.org projected there would be more jobs than people to fill them by 2018. This report asserts that engaging workers over 55 in encore careers will be vital to meeting workforce shortages and critical social needs.

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