Generations Donate Differently

Generations Donate Differently

Posted On July 14, 2011

Studies of generational philanthropy show that different generations give to charity differently, both in amount and in how they choose a charity. Various studies show that donors from the Mature and Baby Boomer generations tend to give to charities that they are familiar with or have a personal connection to….

Categories: Baby Boomers, Charity, Generations, Matures

The Next Baby Bust?

Posted On July 19, 2011

In the 1930s and 40s, the Depression and World War II suppressed birth rates and created the Silent Generation (now part of the Matures) who were named “Silent” in part because there were so few of them. And the advent of the birth control pill in the 1960s had the…

Categories: Baby Boomers, Generations, Matures

Performance Reviews – Weigh In, Please

Posted On July 22, 2011

I was sent an email a few weeks back from Kyle Lagunas asking for my input on performance reviews and their value in today’s workplace. Kyle stated he felt they are a poor use of time considering the needs of the Gen Y workforce and he offered some thoughts for…

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