What Motivates Millennials in the Workforce Today

2018-06-07T02:15:58+00:00By |Generations, Leadership/Management, Productivity|

I have been presenting keynotes on Millennials and the generations in the workplace for nearly 10 years now. I can remember back in 2008 when there were just a handful of Millennials in the crowd. Today, my audiences are filled with professionals aged 36 and under, while the number of Millennials in the workplace continues to increase. This “New Workforce” is close to half of the US workforce and they [...]

Managing and Marketing to Millennials

2018-05-21T19:12:20+00:00By |Generations, Leadership/Management|

I travel across the country speaking on change and generations in the workplace and I can assure you that there is no silver bullet when it comes to managing and marketing to Millennials (people born after 1980 and especially those now leaving college). The key to successfully managing—and marketing to—this generation begins with understanding them. They look at their world, lifestyle, and work very differently than the generations preceding them do. The [...]

Change is Good – Leaders Go First!

2018-05-21T18:47:21+00:00By |Change|

Recently I watched the Academy Award nominated movie “The Theory of Everything.” I love it and I became fascinated by the way Stephen Hawking thinks.  I began to dig a little deeper and found this quote: “Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.” ~ —Stephen Hawking Wow! … what a gutsy statement.  It implies inversely, that those who are not willing to change are not intelligent.  I know that is not true., but  think [...]