Generations

Millennials And Our Quest For Digital Supremacy

Raji Aujla | Posted 06.14.2016 | Canada
Raji Aujla

As digital natives, our adaptability to change is far superior than generations past. We swiftly adapt from VHS to DVDs and record players to cassettes to CDs and MP3s. We know what a floppy disk is yet can operate our digital lifestyle almost exclusively on Cloud. Our potential is limitless and our ambition is uncapped. We are pretty brilliant.

Why Millennials Are Waiting For Their Woodstock Moment

Peter Shurman | Posted 05.10.2016 | Canada Living
Peter Shurman

It's impossible to find anything in the world today that might serve Millennials as well as Woodstock served my generation. They clearly seek a signpost pointing to how things might be improved, even as the louder voices of my waning cohort dismiss them thinking, as they wrongly do, that Boomers will live forever.

You Can Defeat Generational Stereotypes In The Workplace

Judy Mann | Posted 02.26.2016 | Canada Business
Judy Mann

I think that there are times where there is too much chatter, assumption and stereotyping against Millennials, Gen X and Baby Boomers. Rarely have I seen psychographics, infographics or descriptions that say "likely to," "can" or "may be predispositioned to" when it comes to behaviours. Instead, they are often written as facts and absolutes.

Inspiring Your Work Team to Be Like a Start-Up

Barbara Morris-Blake | Posted 07.28.2014 | Canada Business
Barbara Morris-Blake

Many of the most successful companies on the planet are start-ups that didn't even exist a few years ago, or sometimes just a few months ago. How do t...

Why Gen X Is Unhappy and Hates Working

Mary Donohue | Posted 06.30.2014 | Canada Business
Mary Donohue

If not repaired, the unhappy Gen Xers who will remain in organizations will be unable to pick up the slack caused by retiring boomers and will stall the development of millennials. Gen Xers are currently supervising millennials bosses. So when observers warn of millennials leaving the workforce in droves, they might want to first investigate their Gen X bosses and their feelings of value.

Which Is Canada's Most Stressed-Out Demographic?

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Living

Paying off a mortgage and raising children is stressful for most people, and yet, the most stressed out group in Canada isn't dealing with any of thos...

4 New Canadians Who Love To Give Back To Their Communities

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 10.16.2012 | Canada Impact

For some new Canadians, adjusting to a new home isn't just about finding a new job or getting accustomed to a new language — it's also about slottin...

The Bad News — And The Good News — About Generation Y

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Living

It's time for Generation Y to get off those couches and computers. The 2012 Vital Signs Report, conducted for the Community Foundations Of Canada ...