Work harder to engage your younger employees

Chubb, Laura
March 2008
People Management;3/6/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p12
The article discusses the highlights of the Employers Forum on Age (EFA) conference held in Great Britain in February 2008. Speakers stressed that employers must exert more effort to engage younger employees in the workplace. Caroline Waters, people and policy director at BT, warned against older employees dictating ways of working to younger staff. Amanda Beer, director of personnel and development at Kent County Council in England, revealed how she eliminated length-of-experience criteria in the job descriptions.


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