18 Jun '11, 3pm

Weekend Reading: The Silver Tsunami vs. the Green Wave

Weekend Reading: The Silver Tsunami vs. the Green Wave

In the past few years, many leaders within industry and government have begun to discuss and debate the potential impact of the "silver tsunami." The "silver tsunami," as it has been cleverly named, is the projected mass exodus of knowledge, leadership, and experience that will leave the workforce as millions of Baby Boomers retire. Many of these leaders initiated, led and worked through the past 40 years of environmental advocacy, protection, and innovation. As these leaders transition out of their formal careers, will the United States lose any momentum behind the "green wave" that has grown in its breadth and consequence throughout government, industry, research, and innovation particularly in the past few years? Baby Boomers have been thought leaders, designers, and managers of pragmatic solutions as the U.S. has transitioned to a more "green economy." Could the transi...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2011/06/18/weekend-reading-s...

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