Pace Encore Transition Program
Personal Fulfillment • Social Impact • Continued Income
About Encore Careers
The Pace Encore Transition Program, inspired by the growing Encore Movement, encourages and assists successful executives and professionals to make the transition from midlife careers to encore careers --- second acts for the greater good in the nonprofit and public service sectors.
About the Program
The four-session Program includes both personal and professional elements, guiding participants through an understanding of transitions; the exploration of values and motivation; and an awareness of the life skills and life experiences that will enable them to navigate the next chapter of their lives.
It helps participants define their interests and provides an overview of the nonprofit and public service sectors in New York, and introduces them to leaders of organizations and agencies in the arts, education, healthcare, social service and government.
Finally, it allows participants to be guided and encouraged to set transition career goals with given resources to pursue their encore careers.
About the Instructors
Led by senior Pace faculty and seasoned career coaches, sessions feature encore talent who share inspiring stories based on their experiences of successful transitions to existing organizations or as social entrepreneurs.
About the Opportunity
Program participants have the opportunity to meet leaders and key decision makers from a variety of nonprofit organizations and City agencies, offering them valuable networking opportunities and access to potential internships, fellowships and structured projects in social purpose organizations.
Note: Curriculum subject to change
Location: 551 5th Ave (at 45th Street), 8th Floor, New York, NY 10176
Spring 2014 Course Schedule
Who Should Apply
The program is designed for executives and professionals who have achieved career success and are preparing for the next stage of their lives and are interested in careers that are personally fulfilling, have social impact, and offer continued income.
• Are you ready for your next challenge?
• Do you want to leverage your skills and experience to give back?
• Are you interested in leaving the world a better place for future generations
Questions? Please contact Program Director Joan Tucker at (212) 618-6059 or firstname.lastname@example.org.