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5 Ways to Be Happier at Work

There are plenty of ways you can lose satisfaction in your job. Here's how to get it back

Networking & Connecting

Boomers, Millennials Reverse Mentoring Roles

Companies with large numbers of boomers and millennials see reverse mentoring as a way to create an exchange of knowledge

Working for a Younger Boss

Business communication between boomers with Gen X or millennial bosses are key to successful work relationships

PLAY: Practice Your Elevator Pitch

Don't miss your shot to land a new job

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Considering a Career Change

Is it Time to Change Jobs?

Boomers consider career change rather than stay unhappy in a work situation or part-time job

Tools to Find Work You'll Love

Work Reimagined provides a step-by-step guide to determining what your particular calling is

Programs & Initiatives

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.

  • Protect Older Workers From Age Discrimination

    AARP is asking Congress to reconsider a U.S. Supreme Court decision that made it easier to discriminate against older workers.

  • AARP Foundation SCSEP Program

    SCSEP helps people age 55+ find work, develop new skills, and build their financial security.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.


Getting the Job You Want

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

Refire! Don't Retire

Read Ken Blanchard and Morton Shaevitz's "Refire Don't Retire" for a humorous and practical guide on how to lead a fulfilling second half of life

Great Jobs for Everyone 50+

Get the latest how-to guide "Great Jobs for Everyone 50+: Finding Work That Keeps You Happy and Healthy ... And Pays the Bills" to find profitable, fulfilling work after 50

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