Modern Workplace

0 Comments For the first time in history, there are five generations in the workforce. Watch the latest episode of Modern Workplace to understand how to turn this challenge into an opportunity by creating cohesive teams that take advantage of the diversity of multiple generations.

Learn from the experts Haydn Shaw, lecturer and author of “Sticking Points”, and Asha Sharma, COO of, as they talk about their experiences in creating organizational cultures that thrive using diverse work forces.

These are some of the key ideas you will get:

It is necessary to have a multigenerational workforce to reach multigenerational clients.
Make an active effort to intermingle generations.
Focus on strengths and opportunities with a diverse workforce.
Make sure your leadership team is multigenerational.
Also, listen to Jamie McLellan, CTO of J. Walter Thompson, about how your organization uses technology to take advantage of generational diversity. McLellan discusses his organization’s use of Microsoft Teams, a new capability in Office 365.

Microsoft Teams helps close the generation gap with a chat-based workspace for collaboration. It combines the structure of email with the network approach of social networks to offer a collaborative solution for all generations. And it offers the security and compliance capabilities you expect from Office 365.

See the episode Modern Workplace for more information.

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