"Stop thinking of all older adults as just one type of person. It's more important to think about what stage of life they're in."
My friend Mitch was recently promoted to restaurant manager, and we're all really proud of him. He's a natural leader, people-focused, caring, and he's worked hard to get to where he is today. But there's this one guy on his team who he's really struggling with. Let's call him Dave. Dave is in his late […]
Ronald enters the boardroom and calls out the fast food orders that he came to deliver: "One double cheeseburger with fries, one cheese sauce and bacon pasta, one chicken salad with no-fat dressing, and two donuts. I also have one Coke, one Pepsi, a mineral water, and a tall vanilla cappuccino." Laura, who is a […]
Chances are, you probably work as part of a multi-generational workforce, with colleagues of all ages sharing projects and goals. There's also a good chance that, as a manager, you're overseeing colleagues who are older, and possibly more experienced, than you. But what if you feel (or know) that one of your workmates is not convinced […]