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A career change for these boomers came about with employers’ help, transition opportunities and a life reimagined

 

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Diving Into a Dream Job

Small-business ideas can be dream jobs for entrepreneurs with career opportunity

Is a Nonprofit Job Right for You?

Learn why a nonprofit job may be right for you

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Contract, temporary, part-time work provides extra money you need and chance to try out a job

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Retirement savings and RV mobility come into consideration before you make this career "move"

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Life Reimagined

This is a vision, a methodology, and a community that helps people rediscover what truly matters and focus on what they really want to do.

  • AARP TEK

    AARP TEK stands for Technology Education and Knowledge. It’s a comprehensive hands-on technology education program specifically geared towards the 50+ audience.

  • AARP Foundation SCSEP Program

    Operated by the US Department of Labor, SCSEP is is the nation's oldest program to help low-income, unemployed individuals aged 55+ find work.

  • Employer Pledge Program

    A national effort to connect job seekers to employers that value and are hiring experienced workers to help companies solve their current and future staffing challenges.

  • Business Case for Workers 50+

    This 2015 study reveals that experienced workers provide value to employers through high engagement, lower turnover, strong work ethic and professionalism.

  • Future of Work

    A Public Policy Institute multiyear initiative to examine the new work reality, discuss how workers can adapt to the challenges of today and be prepared for the workplace of tomorrow.

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Getting the Job You Want

Coming back into the workforce or have been laid off? Let "Getting the Job You Want After 50 for Dummies' be your guide to finding rewarding employment

Refire! Don't Retire

Read Ken Blanchard and Morton Shaevitz's "Refire" for a humorous and practical guide on how to lead a fulfilling second half of life

Uncover Your Calling

Use "Work Reimagined: Uncover Your Calling" to figure out what you're meant to do with your gifts and what best enables you to experience fulfillment in all phases of your life


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