As a new stage of career development, the Redirection Project uncovers older workers’ experiences as they reinvent, reimagine and redirect into new types of work. Key findings from this CERIC-funded innovative national research initiative are described, including best practices for working with clients. A feature presentation of the documentary film “Movers, Shakers and Shifters: Career Redirection” will be screened.
- Hear findings from a leading-edge career development study about mature workers
- Identify best practices for working with mature workers
- View, then discuss the documentary film, including issues and themes
Dr Suzanne Cook is a leading-edge researcher who studies career development and older workers, especially second careers and redirection. Her research bridges theory, research and practice. The Redirection Project examines diverse later life work experiences.