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Pathways to Encore Purpose

Findings from Stanford-Encore.org research collaboration demonstrate the power of purpose of 50+ adults.

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Encore Career Handbook

Comprehensive encore career guide by Encore.org VP Marci Alboher.

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UNH Institute for Empowered Aging

Innovative practices, research and tools to empower older people for community change.

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Encore Talent Impact Study

Encore.org report on the impact of people in encore roles, with data from six nonprofits that engage encore talent.

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Diversity & Inclusion Resource

Stories, articles and resources to help encore programs connect with diverse communities.

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Guidelines for Age-Inclusive Communications

If you write or speak about aging, ageism and encore topics, this short guide is for you. It covers language, messaging and visuals to avoid, and what to us instead.

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Janine Vanderburg
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Promoting an Age Inclusive Workforce (OECD)

This report debunks several myths and demonstrates the positive impact of age diversity and inclusion on a firm’s long-term competitive growth and organizational resilience. It builds on a unique collaboration between OECD, AARP and the World Economic Forum, which has engaged more than 50 global employers – representing over 2 million employees and $1 trillion in annual revenue. The report presents evidence on promising approaches, practical examples and ideas for successful multigenerational workplaces and provides a checklist on what employers can do to support and sustain age-friendly workplaces.

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Michael Hare
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The Economics of Longevity – A Special Report from The Economist

The key to unlocking the longevity dividend is to turn the over-65s into more active economic participants.

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Michael Hare
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The Longevity Economy Outlook (AARP – 2018)

Details how people age 50 and older are fueling economic growth, stimulating jobs and creating opportunities for all. US 50+ GDP is 3rd largest economy in the world.

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Michael Hare
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Age-Friendly Employers

A curated collection of resources for job seekers looking to identify age-friendly employers and for employers seeking to understand the business case.

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Doug Dickson
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