Work & Volunteerism Resources

Book
Author/Presenter:
Fixler, Jill Friedman, et al.
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Resource:
Boomer Volunteer Engagement: Facilitator's Toolkit
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Publisher:
Bloomington, IN : AuthorHouse, 2010.

WorldCat:
www.worldcat.org/oclc/636961992
Book
Author/Presenter:
Freedman, Marc
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Resource:
Encore: Finding Work That Matters in the Second Half of Life
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Publisher:
New York, NY: PublicAffairs, 2007
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Notes:
Examines why millions of sixty-somethings are choosing to carry on working. Describes the competing visions for work that may capture the hearts, minds and time of Baby Boomers who are not content, or affluent enough, to spend the next 20 or 30 years of their lives on the golf course

WorldCat:
www.worldcat.org/oclc/144527656
Book
Author/Presenter:
Freedman, Marc
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Resource:
Encore: Finding Work That Matters in the Second Half of Life
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Publisher:
New York, NY: PublicAffairs, 2007
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Notes:
Examines why millions of sixty-somethings are choosing to carry on working. Describes the competing visions for work that may capture the hearts, minds and time of Baby Boomers who are not content, or affluent enough, to spend the next 20 or 30 years of their lives on the golf course

WorldCat:
www.worldcat.org/oclc/144527656
Book
Author/Presenter:
Gardner, Howard; Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly and Damon, William
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Resource:
Good Work: When Excellence and Ethics Meet
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Publisher:
New York, NY: Basic Books, 2001
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Notes:
Discusses what it means to carry out "good work" -- work that is both excellent in quality and socially responsible. Explores this theme in two different professional fields -- genetics (in a self-identified golden age) and journalism (in a self-critical, transitional stage). Concludes that the same "five levers for good work" apply. Discusses how to foster and encourage "good work" in all professions

WorldCat:
www.worldcat.org/oclc/46634327
Book
Author/Presenter:
Gardner, Howard; Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly and Damon, William
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Resource:
Good Work: When Excellence and Ethics Meet
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Publisher:
New York, NY: Basic Books, 2001
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Notes:
Discusses what it means to carry out "good work" -- work that is both excellent in quality and socially responsible. Explores this theme in two different professional fields -- genetics (in a self-identified golden age) and journalism (in a self-critical, transitional stage). Concludes that the same "five levers for good work" apply. Discusses how to foster and encourage "good work" in all professions

WorldCat:
www.worldcat.org/oclc/46634327
Book
Author/Presenter:
Gassner Otting, Laura
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Resource:
Change Your Career: Transitioning to the Nonprofit Sector: Shifting Your Focus from Bottom Line to a Better World
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Publisher:
New York, NY: Kaplan, 2007
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Notes:
Contains the information that professionals will need to determine if a career in the non-profit sector is right for them, and if it is, how to make a seamless transition into this sector

WorldCat:
www.worldcat.org/oclc/76820905
Book
Author/Presenter:
Gassner Otting, Laura
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Resource:
Change Your Career: Transitioning to the Nonprofit Sector: Shifting Your Focus from Bottom Line to a Better World
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Publisher:
New York, NY: Kaplan, 2007
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Notes:
Contains the information that professionals will need to determine if a career in the non-profit sector is right for them, and if it is, how to make a seamless transition into this sector

WorldCat:
www.worldcat.org/oclc/76820905
Book
Author/Presenter:
Goldberg, Beverly
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Resource:
Age Works: What Corporate America Must Do to Survive the Graying of the Workforce
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Publisher:
New York, NY: Free Press, 2000
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Notes:
Offers a comprehensive analysis of the shrinking American workforce of the next two decades and suggests creative approaches for organizations to use to overcome these demographic trends

WorldCat:
www.worldcat.org/oclc/42752660
Book
Author/Presenter:
Goldberg, Beverly
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Resource:
Age Works: What Corporate America Must Do to Survive the Graying of the Workforce
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Publisher:
New York, NY: Free Press, 2000
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Notes:
Offers a comprehensive analysis of the shrinking American workforce of the next two decades and suggests creative approaches for organizations to use to overcome these demographic trends

WorldCat:
www.worldcat.org/oclc/42752660
Book
Author/Presenter:
Gravett, Linda and Throckmorton, Robin
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Resource:
Bridging the Generation Gap: How to Get Radio Babies, Boomers, Gen Xers, and Gen Yers to Work Together and Achieve More
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Publisher:
Franklin Lakes, NJ: Career Press, 2007
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Notes:
Offers guidance about working with the five different generations currently in the workforce. With each generation having a different perspective, based on their upbringing and daily lives, the key to successful inter-generational encounters is learning to understand the point of view of each generation and respect their differences

WorldCat:
www.worldcat.org/oclc/67773622

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