Unformatted text preview: Unit 5 Barbara Brandmire Writing Assignment: 1.5 page review of an article Please locate an article on the different generations in the workplace. Chose one of the generations and prepare a 1.5 page review of the article that you read. Identify the years of birth for the generation and talk about some of the stereotypes associated with that generation in the workplace. You can also discuss strategies for attracting diverse generations to your organization. I selected this article because it compared Gen X’rs with the Baby Boomers. I am a Baby Boomer, have a daughter that is a Gen X, a sister that is Gen X, and I have/am supervising and/or working with Gen X’rs in my career in HR. I almost feel like I have moved to the other side if you will, from BB to GenX; not all things but the job movement is one I adopted many years ago, back in the 80’s as a matter of fact. I remember how hard it was for me to look for another job and then when I accepted the new job to give my notice to leave my...
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- Spring '11
- Generation Y, Generation X, Cultural generations, Gen X’rs