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Integrating and leveraging the skills of older workers

Workers 65 and older are the fastest-growing segment of the nation’s workforce. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projects that between 2014 and 2024...

Mentoring can make a difference

January is National Mentoring Month, an annual nationwide campaign dedicated to celebrating and elevating the mentoring movement. Across the country, day in and day...

Over 50? Looking for a change? Check out these three jobs…

Joe Konopka didn’t think he could be one of the millions of middle-aged men who are out of work. He had the education, the status...

Finding purpose and happiness in the future of work

Technology is a double-edged sword, particularly in the workplace. We’re shifting away from labor-intensive industrial jobs toward knowledge-based, highly-skilled jobs. Innovation and evolution in...
Erika Parker at work in the Corona High STEM Academy engineering classroom.video

Educating from experience: EnCorps brings STEM pros back to school

Making the jump from science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) careers into teaching is not as simple as trading in a lab coat for...

Cities providing meaningful opportunities for people in their golden years

"With the largest-ever population of older adults seeking to age in place — a large majority of them living in metropolitan areas — we...

Creating a second act for seniors to help youth thrive through...

"We're hoping to engage millions of people in trying to not just leave a legacy but live one through improving the prospects of the...