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Defying Misconceptions: 5 Ways Older Workers Propel Success 

In today's rapidly evolving job market, older workers often face discrimination based on misconceptions about their abilities. However, it is crucial to recognize the immense value that older workers bring to the table. They possess a wealth of knowledge, experience with problem-solving, and a set of unique skills that can greatly contribute to a thriving workforce. In this article, we will shed light on the power of older workers and debunk the myths surrounding their capabilities, highlighting the advantages they bring to the workplace. 

May 24, 2023

Older Americans Month Virtual Town Hall with Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL-23) – May 8, 2023 

Join Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL-23) and Gary A. Officer for a virtual town hall in celebration of Older Americans Month!

Apr 4, 2023

Preparing for an Inclusive Workforce – NAWB The Forum

Gary A. Officer, our President, and CEO, appeared at The Forum 2023, the annual gathering of the National Association of Workforce Boards and the nation’s largest annual workforce development conference. The Forum brings together thought leaders, policymakers, and stakeholders to discuss policy, initiatives, and trends. Attendees deepen their understanding of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, hear practical examples of its application, and get to ask questions of our system's foremost experts.

Apr 4, 2023

Overlooked and Sidelined: Workers at the Intersection of Age, Race, and Gender

CWI Labs and WorkingNation are proud to announce the launch of Overlooked and Sidelined, an e-magazine dedicated to exploring the stories and experiences of older workers at the intersection of age, race, and gender. Join us as we explore the vital issues of workforce inclusion and the scene for the older worker. Whether you are an employer, an employee, or simply passionate about these issues, our e-magazine is an essential resource for anyone who cares about creating a more equitable and inclusive world of work.

Mar 22, 2023

CWI Equity Summit 2023

Each year, the Center for Workforce Inclusion and CWI Labs convene hundreds of decision-makers, influences, policymakers, and practitioners for a unique opportunity – to discuss equitable economic opportunities for older job seekers, especially those living in historically underserved communities. Unlike other conferences, the Equity Summit is exclusively focused on advancing the workforce aspirations of older workers through solutions to systemic ageism, racism, and sexism.