News & Insights
Equitable Recovery Series: Black Americans
Our sister innovation hub, CWI Labs, partnered with WorkingNation to convene experts in workforce development, labor economics, aging, racial equity and policy to discuss the challenges before our Nation. In the fourth episode in our series, Spencer Overton, the President of the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, joins WorkingNation's editor-in-chief Ramona Schindelheim to discuss the issues facing Black Americans in the workforce.
Responding to the Events at the Capitol
Our President & CEO, Gary A. Officer, responds to the events at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, January 7th.
Flexible Policies for a More Inclusive Workplace
In their latest article for the Center for Workforce inclusion, Christian González-Rivera and Dr. Ruth Finkelstein of the Brookdale Center for Healthy Aging, Hunter College, CUNY, discuss specific policies that employers can adopt to truly transform into a multi-generation workplace.
The Center Awarded $191 million, 4-year Workforce Development Grant
The Center for Workforce Inclusion, formerly Senior Service America, has been awarded a $191 million, 4-year grant by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) to deliver the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) to approximately 25K older, low-income job seekers.
Best of Both Worlds – Apprenticeships for Older Adults
Each November, we celebrate National Apprenticeship Week. The definition of apprenticeship is simple: an arrangement in which someone learns an art, trade, or job under another. Apprenticeships offer a way to earn money while learning a skill, and apprenticeships have existed since the dawn of civilization. It is not just the apprentices that benefit. Employers with apprenticeship programs experience improved productivity and bottom line as well as reduced turnover.
Equity & Inclusion in an Aging World
In this three-part series, Gary A. Officer, President & CEO of the Center for Workforce Inclusion, sits down with Baroness Camilla Cavendish to discuss how policymakers and employers can achieve and reap the benefits of an aging world.
Gary Officer Appears with Marc Clarke
Our own Gary A. Officer appeared today on a Facebook Live interview with Marc Clarke.