Managing Across Generations

  • 3 Courses | 1h 23m 39s
  • 8 Books | 29h 8m
  • 10 Audiobooks | 38h 55m 43s
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Managers must accommodate differences in work styles of different generations. Learn to how get the most out of a multi-generational workforce. 

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Maintaining a Cohesive Multigenerational Workforce
To manage a multigenerational team, you need to understand the diversity of your employees and apply various strategies to divert conflict between them. If you tap into the potential of this multigeneration diversity, you'll create a more productive, collaborative, and innovative work environment. In this course, you'll learn about differences in approaches to work and communication between the  main demographic generations: Baby Boomer, Gen X, and Millennial, also known as Gen Y. You'll also learn strategies to manage your team in a way that ensures team members of each generation feel included, respected, and supported. Additionally, you'll learn how to implement a mentoring program that takes advantage of the varying experiences and perspectives of multigenerational employees.
8 videos | 25m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Managing Multigenerational Employees
Many influences have shaped the lives and work experiences of various generations, namely the Baby Boomer, Gen X, Millennial (or Gen Y), and Gen Z generations. Because each generation has its own distinct attitudes, priorities, needs, and work habits, managers can get the best from a multigenerational workforce by using strategies that recognize the differences. In this course, you'll learn about the best practices and successful techniques for managing these multigenerational employees in the workplace. You’ll also explore methods for overcoming multigeneration challenges such as ageism and stereotypes to ensure that all employees feel respected and can make a positive contribution to your organization.
7 videos | 23m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Expert Insights on Managing Across Generations
There are more generations working together than ever before: Boomers, Gen X, Gen Y (Millennials), and Gen Z. Be the leader who knows how to bring unity to these different experiences, value systems, and priorities for the success of all.
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BOOKS INCLUDED

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Creating a Mentoring Program: Mentoring Partnerships Across the Generations
Introducing a Mentoring Partnership Model, which is a way for new and seasoned employees to partner and learn from each other, this engaging book offers step-by-step instructions of each stage of the program, and includes the worksheets, evaluation forms, and checklists to use in your program.
Book Duration 1h 21m Book Authors By Annabelle Reitman, Sylvia Ramirez Benatti

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Bridging the Soft Skills Gap: How To Teach The Missing Basics To Today’s Young Talent
Based on more than twenty years of research, renowned expert on the Millennial workforce Bruce Tulgan offers concrete solutions to help managers teach the missing basics of professionalism, critical thinking, and followership—complete with 92 step-by-step lesson plans designed to be highly flexible and easy to use.
Book Duration 3h 36m Book Authors By Bruce Tulgan

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Next Generation Leadership: How to Ensure Young Talent will Thrive with Your Organization
Employers who refuse to adapt to the expectations of younger generations are losing out on top talent, as they leave for positions at companies with more modern practices. Learn what companies need to do to fit into the new normal in the workplace.
Book Duration 3h 27m Book Authors By Adam Kingl

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Generations, Inc: From Boomers to Linksters: Managing the Friction Between Generations at Work
Offering perspectives of people of different eras, eliciting practical insights on wrestling with generational issues in the workplace, this book provides realistic strategies for those seeking to coexist, flourish, and thrive together…at the same time.
Book Duration 5h 3m Book Authors By Larry Johnson, Meagan Johnson

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Generations at Work: Managing the Clash of Boomers, Gen Xers, and Gen Yers in the Workplace, Second Edition
Taking a fresh look at a growing challenge of navigating the multigenerational workplace, this book provides in-depth interviews with members of each generation, best practices from companies bridging the generation gap, and specific tips for each generation on how to handle the others.
Book Duration 5h 42m Book Authors By Bob Filipczak, Claire Raines, Ron Zemke

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Understanding Y
Including an impressive list of contributors and collaborators, each bringing unique insight, this book offers anyone who interacts with the Millennial generation a humorous, educational, statistical, theoretical and conversational journey for connecting with Gen Y.
Book Duration 4h 24m Book Authors By Charlie Caruso (ed)

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Coaching Up and Down the Generations
Providing insight into generational differences that can make communication difficult and coaching impossible, this fun, breezy book presents the fundamentals of coaching, such as acting like a catalyst, learning how to listen, and much more.
Book Duration 1h 38m Book Authors By Lisa Haneberg

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