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ENCORE ENTREPRENEURS

New research released by Encore.org and funded by MetLife Foundation shows that in a tough employment market, millions of Americans in their 40s, 50s and 60s are interested in creating jobs for themselves and others.

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EXPANDING THE ENCORE FELLOWSHIPS NETWORK

After a successful pilot, many nonprofits find themselves asking how best to amplify their impact. A new case study examines Encore.org’s experience expanding its Encore Fellows™ program quickly and efficiently.

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ENCORE CAREER CHOICES IN A TOUGH ECONOMY

As many as 9 million people ages 44 to 70 are in encore careers

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Rewards at Work: Inspiring Productive Employees Across Career Stages

While some nonprofits might not be able to afford higher salaries, they can find ways (some relatively easy) to make up for the difference in pay and enhance overall compensation. In choosing what kinds of rewards to offer, a nonprofit must consider the multigenerational makeup of the workforce it needs to achieve its mission.

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A New Equation: How Encore Careers in Math and Science Education Equal More Success for Students

This paper explores how programs that are creating encore roles, for both retired teachers and professionals with science backgrounds, contribute to students’ understanding of math and science.

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