Retirees Returning to Work

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Help Wanted: experienced employee for entry-level position. The right candidate will have a flexible schedule, a pleasant attitude and a social security check. Join NPR's Neal Conan and guests to look at why big companies are actively recruiting retirees.


Joseph Quinn
*Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, and Professor of Economics at Boston College

Christine Donohoo
*Associate executive director, Membership Group for AARP

Charles Hodges
*Senior manager of media relations for Radio Shack



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