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Are We Boomers Still Relevant?

POSTED ON October 1st  - POSTED IN Boomer Think Tank

Editor’s note: When Amy Tobin wrote this post, Have Boomers Lost their Voice? it sparked a great deal of discussion from our Boomer friends who had much to say on this topic. Sherree Worrell, one of our regular panellists on the Boomer Think Tank, was frustrated and very vocal as this topic had a profound […]

GenX Think Tank: What Makes a Productive Workplace

POSTED ON July 5th  - POSTED IN Generation X Perspectives

On our Think Tanks this month we are tackling the components of a productive, happy workplace. We are looking at the topic from each generation’s viewpoint in order to measure what challenges still exist and how to optimize your work environment. Our Boomer Think Tank and  Millennial Think Tanks have weighed in; now we hear from GenX. Before […]

Millennial Think Tank: What Makes a Productive, Happy Work Culture

POSTED ON June 28th  - POSTED IN Millennial Matters

On our Think Tanks this month we are tackling the components of a productive, happy workplace. We are looking at the topic from each generation’s viewpoint in order to measure what challenges still exist and how to optimize your work environment. Our Boomer Think Tank weighed in a few weeks ago, and now we hear from our […]

Boomer Think Tank: What Makes a Productive, Happy Workplace?

POSTED ON June 14th  - POSTED IN Boomer Think Tank

On our Think Tanks this month we are tackling what makes a productive, happy workplace. We are looking at the topic from each generation’s viewpoint in order to measure how much progress has been made, and what challenges still exist. This past week it was our Boomer Think Tank’s turn to weigh in. Before I give you the […]

Blended Generation Think Tank: The Millennial Mindset Comes to Light

POSTED ON May 3rd  - POSTED IN Blended Think Tank

Following my earlier post on “Why Millennial Mindset Matters,” it was clear that many peers from across generations were conflicted – not only about the stereotypes that defined their generation, but also about the traits that put they shared with the “Millennial Mindset.” The question of identity came to the forefront. We invited some who had passionate views on this […]

Millennial Think Tank: What IS Tech Savvy?

POSTED ON April 26th  - POSTED IN Millennial Matters

One of the stereotypes most often bandied about concerning Millennials is that they are a “Tech Savvy” generation. It is ‘understood,’ especially in the workplace, that the 18 – 35 set are social media, application, and gadget intuitive. It is not uncommon for them to be handed tasks revolving around technology or social media simply […]

Dear Golf… There’s More

POSTED ON April 14th  - POSTED IN Insights

Dear Golf, Last month I wrote a blog post directed solely at you, your image problems, and the obvious fact that you’ve somehow been unable to pull new golfers into the sport for at least 2 generations. This baffles a lot of us watching the sport, especially after the ratings success of this year’s Masters. CBS […]

Blended Generation Think Tank: Women in the Workforce – the Saga Continues….

POSTED ON April 12th  - POSTED IN Blended Think Tank

At ArCompany we are delving into the Future of Work and changes that organizations must adapt to; business continues to be challenged by the same cultural issues that have existed for over 40 years. In this second BlendedGen Think Tank, we invited women to explore the topic: Evolution of Women in the Workforce. We addressed the strides that women […]

Millennial Think Tank: The Remote Workforce

POSTED ON April 5th  - POSTED IN Millennial Matters

This week’s Millennial Think Tank focused on the remote workforce, or ‘telecommuting,’ as it’s commonly called. The past 15 years ushered in a transformation in work flexibility and remote working, made possible by the impact of technology and the internet. Joining our panel this week were: Samantha Estoesta, a young Millennial working in Public Interest Research and […]

Boomer Think Thank: The Impact of Consumer Ethics

POSTED ON March 31st  - POSTED IN Boomer Think Tank

Our experience with our Millennial Think Tank has taught us that Millennials are most likely to purchase goods that align with their personal ethical choices; on this Boomer Think Tank we’ll focus on how ethics impact Boomer purchasing behavior. We started our discussion with these statistics from Abacus Data: • 2/3 of Boomers say they […]