Y and the Baby Boomer Generations

Trophy Generation Damaging Nation’s Work Ethic

The Trophy Generation | Is it destroying the motivation and the drive kids need to achieve success without getting a prize, trophy or other form of instant gratification? For several years I was on a selection committee for Eagle Scouts.  We were the... Read More »

Developing leaders | Deloitte University Press | Global Human Capital Trends 2015

Leadership is the engine that drives successful organizations. Why are we falling behind? According to a recent Deloitte Global Human Capital Trends report: GLOBAL organizations today must navigate a “new world of work”—one that requires a dramatic c... Read More »

Growing Gap Between Millennials and Employers

The New Employee Mindset™ & What It Means for the Future As the Millennial Generation (or Gen Y) ages, they are becoming increasingly important in the workplace. They are moving into positions of responsibility and becoming more valuable to their... Read More »

Entitled Millennials? – The Network for Good

Entitled Millennials? By Allison McGuire If you’re in the world of employee engagement, you may already know that many Millennials are unhappy in their jobs. What you may not know is the source of this unhappiness and more importantly, what you... Read More »

Four Keys to Attract and Retain Millennials

The youngest generation in today’s workforce, Millennials or Generation Y, has brought new challenges to companies. These 20 and 30-somethings are the largest generation in human history and will comprise 40 percent of the U.S. workforce by 2020, acc... Read More »

Baby Boomer Generation Versus Generation X and Y “Generation Y and X”

Many good employees are quitting traditional organizations because the older workforce does not know how to manage them properly. I recently worked with the U.S. Army who is experiencing a severe retention problem. Highly skilled Generation X junior ... Read More »