TITLE

Generational Diversity

AUTHOR(S)
Erickson, Tamara J.
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Mar2008, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the need of leaders to understand the perspectives of employees from four generations to be more effective. Teenage impressions are stated to be powerful and shape people's assumptions about the world and the role of work. Looking at key issues through employees' eyes it is reported, can make a leader see why their initial responses are different, and from there work toward win-win solutions. Perspectives from teens of the 1950s to the teens of Generation Y are discussed.
ACCESSION #
31408371

 

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