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Back to School for Encore Talent’s 2014 research shows that college-educated encore-seekers are eager for higher-ed opportunities to support their transition to encore roles.

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Pass It On: Encore Talent and Vulnerable Youth

How can the skills and experience of encore talent be mobilized to support vulnerable youth?  The full proceedings  from Stanford’s Pass It On conference offers compelling ideas and concrete strategies for change.

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Tips on Starting an Encore Program

Ten tips for launching successful encore efforts from innovators in nonprofits, local and regional collaborations, foundations and higher education.

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Innovations in Encore

The essential resource for those interested in harnessing the energy, experience and talent of millions of people in their “encore” stage of life. Read how the encore movement started, and get tips and success stories from encore leaders.

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Second Acts in Prime Time: Helping Employees Transition to Post-retirement Careers

This Executive Action Report from The Conference Board and shares new research on what companies are doing to support retiree transitions to next acts including encore careers.

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