The Resource Encore : finding work that matters in the second half of life, Marc Freedman with photographs by Alex Harris

Encore : finding work that matters in the second half of life, Marc Freedman with photographs by Alex Harris

Label
Encore : finding work that matters in the second half of life
Title
Encore
Title remainder
finding work that matters in the second half of life
Statement of responsibility
Marc Freedman with photographs by Alex Harris
Title variation
Finding work that matters in the second half of life
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In one of the most significant social trends of the new century, and the biggest transformation of the American workforce since the women's movement, members of the baby boom generation are inventing a new phase of work. Encore tells the stories of encore career pioneers who are not content, or affluent enough, to spend their next thirty years on a golf course. These men and women are moving beyond midlife careers yet refusing to phase out or fade away. As they search for a calling in the second half of life and focus on what matters most, these individuals stand to transform the nature of wor
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
331.398
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD6280
LC item number
.F73 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Encore : finding work that matters in the second half of life, Marc Freedman with photographs by Alex Harris
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn299138881
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 255 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781586485887
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22d95731-00af-4fa9-acae-cbcee7848d3d
Publisher number
EB00604821
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28005156
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)299138881
  • ebsco0786726083

Library Locations

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