How to Manage Different Generations

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Reprint of Wall Street Journal Article Managers are increasingly grappling with generational differences in their workforces. Problems can arise from differing mindsets and communication styles of workers born in different eras. The frictions may be aggravated by new technology and work patterns that mix workers of different ages in ever-changing teams. Baby Boomers, born between 1946 and 1964, are competitive … Read More

The Difference Between Coaching and Mentoring

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By Martin Webster The aim of this short article is to provide clarity for those in a¬†workplace developmental relationship¬†such as mentoring. That is, to understand the difference between coaching and mentoring. However, this is not straightforward since there is much confusion of definitions between practitioners. “A mentor is a more experienced individual willing to share knowledge with someone less experienced … Read More