Non-profits facing labour shortage

Retired boomers represent a potential labour source: Conference Board
||Last Updated: 07/20/2007

Non-profit organizations are already facing talent shortages and the wave of retiring baby boomers could make it worse. However, retired baby boomers could present an untapped talent source, according to a new report.

“While growth in the non-profit sector is outpacing growth in the rest of the economy, talent shortages are already affecting critical service sectors, including health care and social services, in which non-profits are heavily represented,” said Jill Casner-Lotto, author of the Conference Board's report

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