Opening Doors for Encore Careers

Imagine the power that will be harnessed when older adults seeking a new phase of work are connected with social sector organizations that need talent for solving our communitiesí most pressing problems. Encore careers are being invented by [those] who want to work in new ways and on new terms...  The experience dividend this offers our nation should be good news, [but] capturing it presents challenges as well as opportunities...

Phyllis Segal, vice president at Civic Ventures, directs the BreakThrough Award program and other initiatives aimed at inspiring and enabling encore careers.

Winter 2008 Issue

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