Research and Publications

All Research and Publications

Changing Higher Education to Support Work/Life Transitions

Former Encore.org vice president Judy Goggin provides professionals involved in life planning with guidance on how to coach clients when thinking about going back to school for work/life transitions.

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Universities Cater to a New Demographic: Boomers

In this Harvard Business Review blog, Encore.org Founder Marc Freedman highlights the trend in higher education of universities who are beginning to respond to the desire of boomers for encore careers

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The Leadership in Leaving

The Leadership in Leaving, the second in a series of reports from the Life After Leadership Project by the Building Movement Project, Civic Ventures, and Clohesy Consulting, is based on extensive interviews with long-term leaders age 50 and older. It focuses on how these leaders are making decisions about their future with the organizaton.

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Laura Carstensen on Longevity

in this podcast, Laura Cartensen, head of the Stanford Longevity Center discusses the implications of adding decades to the middle of the life span.

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College for the Second Half of Life

In this article in Change, the Magazine of Higher Learning, Encore.org Founder Marc Freedman issues a call for higher education to create schools of the second half of life.

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