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Managing Millennials Q&A: How Do I Deal with Millennial Employees Who Come in Late and Leave Early?

January 31, 2017

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Note to readers: This year I’m launching a new series based on questions I frequently hear about managing millennials — those ongoing management challenges that can really hinder workplace relationships. Each month I’ll tackle a question and provide some advice for managers and millennials (and millennial managers!). I hope the advice I share is helpful […]

Managing Millennials Q&A: Why Are Employees Late?

Millennials Manage Differently, and That’s a Good Thing

January 17, 2017

  I’ve shared before that I think it’s time to stop shaming millennials. One of the reasons: They’re no longer all young 20-somethings just starting their careers. More millennials are stepping into management and leadership roles every day. In fact, The Hartford’s 2015 Millennial Leadership Survey found that 80 percent of millennials currently define themselves […]

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The Ultimate Work/Life Blend: The Business + Leisure (aka “Bleisure”) Trip

November 11, 2016

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Have you heard the term “bleisure?” Combine the ongoing conversation about work/life blend with our need to replace the term Brangelina and this is the result: a new way to talk about combining personal travel with a business trip. I can’t say I love the word, but I do like the concept. If you’re headed […]

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Need a Break? Ideas for a Digital Detox

November 4, 2016

Feel like you’re sending even more email these days? You’re not just imagining it: Recent research from Adobe found that people report spending 17% more time checking email this year compared with last year. In our “always-on” culture, we respond to emails after work, on weekends and on vacation. It’s not all bad — consider […]

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