Managing Baby Boomers When You’re a Millennial

Managing Baby Boomers When You’re a Millennial

Q:  I have been promoted to a position supervising a team of five employees. Two of them are what I would call baby boomers, the others are closer to my age (I’m 35). Although I have years of experience as a supervisor, these two employees would be my first time...
Halloween at the Office:  Do’s and Don’ts

Halloween at the Office: Do’s and Don’ts

Halloween is almost here! Every year I see more and more workplaces where employees are encouraged to dress up and celebrate Halloween during the workday.  Offices, supermarkets, and even banks are getting into the act.  I’m all for it, and see it as a chance to...
3 Signs That Your New Hire Won’t Work Out

3 Signs That Your New Hire Won’t Work Out

You‘re excited about a new employee you hired who came highly recommended.  They start, you introduce them to co-workers, clients, upper management, board members.  Then a week or two or six go by and even though at first you don’t want to admit it, you realize you’re...