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Encore : finding work that matters in the second half of life

Author: Marc Freedman
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Includes profiles of Velma Simpson, Robert Chambers, Jacqueline Khan, Ed Speedling, and Sally Bingham as examples of points the author makes about later-in-life career choices.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marc Freedman
ISBN: 9781586484835 1586484834 9781586486341 1586486349
OCLC Number: 144527656
Description: vii, 255 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The freedom to work / Velma Simpson --
Inventing the golden years / Robert Chambers --
The perfect storm / Jacqueline Khan --
A fresh map of life / Ed Speedling --
Contested terrain / Sally Bingham --
The Encore Society.
Responsibility: Marc Freedman with photographs by Alex Harris.
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Examines why millions of sixty-somethings are choosing to carry on working. This book describes the competing visions for work that are already lining up to capture the hearts, minds and time of baby  Read more...

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"Wall Street Journal," November 14, 2008"A terrific resource."

 
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