Phone Lessons from Millennials

Phone Lessons from Millennials

“Millennials:  This is Exactly What’s Wrong With This Generation!!” Featuring Simon Sinek with IQ Millennial Generation January is the ideal time to kick off some new behaviors, and this enlightening lecture will make you, and your Gen Z, want to change how you behave with your phone. This week I’m sharing a captivating interview with Simon Sinek, leadership […]

Look to Gen Z, the Social Networking Experts, to Help Build Your Professional Network

Look to Gen Z, the Social Networking Experts, to Help Build Your Professional Network

Gaia Insights, Fall 2015 – It’s All About Connections: The Rise of Networking in a Virtual World The definition of networking has changed dramatically over the past 20 years, quickly changing from face-to-face event hopping, to mastering your presence in social media. Thanks to technology, professionals and ambitious teens have many more opportunities to build relationships. […]

How Does Working Remotely Affect the Bottom Line:  Hot Performance or Hot Mess?

How Does Working Remotely Affect the Bottom Line: Hot Performance or Hot Mess?

Getting Gen Z & GAIA Insights Sept 2015 – –  As a stereotypical member of Generation X and a dedicated employee of the ever evolving corporate world for over twenty years, I am proud to state that I have witnessed, tested and thrived on the lifetime benefits of our information age. I make sure my “office space” […]

Phone or Family:  Who Are We Vacationing With?

Phone or Family: Who Are We Vacationing With?

As featured on Gaia Insights July 25, 2015 – – As long as Gen X can remember, family vacation was a sacred time to bond, to play games like checkers, chess and Tripoley and to reminisce about really crazy antics from past vacations, usually by our parents, that would surely have some of us in jail […]

Happy Hour with the Generations

Happy Hour with the Generations

Here is what different generations think about each other in the workplace – provoking and uncensored!  (Granted, these are simply two of many unscientific opinions…) For the full article, including Gen Y’s POV, go to Gaia Insights From a Gen X perspective… Baby Boomers – Enough Boom Already To the 1.2 billion Baby Boomers around the […]

How to Work with Summer Interns who are in Generation Z

How to Work with Summer Interns who are in Generation Z

Featured on GAIA Insights June 2015 – – Did you know that there are 1.9 billion Gen Zer’s in the world and that 50% of the world’s population is under 25 years old? With stats like that, other generations better get ready to work with this ambitious, tech savvy, globally minded cohort… From a Gen […]

Cell Phone Etiquette in the Workplace:  Got a Policy?

Cell Phone Etiquette in the Workplace: Got a Policy?

April 25th, 2015 – Cell Phone Use in the Workplace: Manners Matter to all Generations When was the last time you were in a meeting, had a business dinner or simply sat at your desk in an open space office, wondering how humans became enslaved by a small, squared device that rings, beeps or buzzes constantly, […]

“Should I Stay or Should I Go?” – How Each Generation Approaches Disengagement

“Should I Stay or Should I Go?” – How Each Generation Approaches Disengagement

ur four generations – Baby Boomers, X, Y and Z – have very different priorities and perspectives in life, ranging from I Know More Than You (BB) to Leave Me Be (X) to Just Me Me (Y) to Look at Me (Z).  It’s so different that not only do we clash on line at Starbucks, we clash and differ in how we deal with discontentment […]

What Generations Really Think about Making and Keeping New Year’s Resolutions

What Generations Really Think about Making and Keeping New Year’s Resolutions

I am Cheating on Generation Z I feel like I am cheating on Generation Z.  I am writing as a guest blogger on behalf of Generation X for another blog, GAIA Insights, which is a global generational consulting firm whom I frequently work with. But to be an expert in one generation, we need to […]

Post Z Passions

Post Z Passions

AIA Insights, November 25th, 2014 – How does Purpose fuel Gen X and Gen Y’s Passion and Performance? What makes Generation Y tick? How do they want to live? What will their passion for change mean when they become the leaders of the global economy in ten to twenty years time? Millennials are rising through […]