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Main Title The older worker advantage : making the most of our aging workforce /
Author Shea, Gordon F.,
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Haasen, Adolf.
Publisher Praeger,
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 60839354
ISBN 0275987019; 9780275987015
Subjects Older people--Employment. ; èAlterer Arbeitnehmer ; Beschäftigung ; USA. ; Beschèaftigung.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  HD6279.S54 2006 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 06/02/2014
EKBM  HD6279.S54 2006 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 06/11/2012
Collation 238 pages ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-224) and index.
Contents Notes
Changing perspectives on older workers, workplaces and organizational cultures -- The demographic imperatives -- The evolving meaning of retirement -- Shedding common assumptions, myths and stereotypes about older employees -- The value of experience -- A real-life perspective : senior citizens only : the world of Vita Needle Company -- Successful safety, health and wellness partnerships -- Training and education : an executive perspective : new ideas from AES Corporation -- Building motivation and morale -- Appraising older employee performance : a real-life perspective : establishing a new performance management system at the U.S. Coast Guard -- Ensuring job success for the older employee -- Developing productive work teams -- Overcoming low individual and work group productivity -- Creating alternative work programs and flexible benefits for older employees -- Conclusion : keeping pace with changes in the workforce.