Posted On September 30, 2013

Categories: Uncategorized

Boomers joining Millennials for the city life

Posted On September 26, 2013

Here’s an interesting new trend – Baby Boomers are beginning to settle down in the big city.  According to a report in the Seattle Times, more and more Baby Boomers are walking away from the homes and yards in the suburbs to spend their empty-nester and retirement (or semi-retirement) years…

Categories: Baby Boomers, Work

Gen X finally gets its due

Posted On September 24, 2013

After famously getting slapped with the “slacker” label early on, Generation X may have finally had its come-uppance.  A FOXBusiness headline recently labeled Gen X “best” – yes, best. Now, to be fair, the context of the label was in determining the comfort and appropriateness of younger generations taking leadership…

Categories: Workplace

Helicopter parents are back, and they are coming to an HR office near you

Posted On September 19, 2013

I’ve posted about this phenomenon before, and talked about it with clients over the years, but still people have a hard time believing it is true.  Yes, I’m talking about parents getting all up in their grown children’s employment business.  The topic is back thanks to an article in Huffington…

Categories: Baby Boomers, Parenting, Workplace

Millennials – already leading the way?

Posted On September 17, 2013

We know they are the largest generation since the Baby Boomers and will have a significant impact on how businesses run in the future, but are Millennials already making leadership waves despite their relatively short tenure in the traditional working world?  Recent research from Deloitte India seems to indicate so….

Categories: Entrepreneurship, Workplace