Posts Tagged Under: gen x


If you don’t know what Gen Y wants … ask!

I’ve worked in and around the Accounting profession for more years than I care to remember.  With my headhunting hat on I usually work at the Partner and Director level, across both big and small accounting firms.  Amongst other topics of conversation, the subject of

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Managing a mixed bag of generations

We all know there are challenges in having people of different generations working together.

The stereotypes highlight the challenges:

• “Gen Ys question authority and are always wanting growth and challenge, then they leave and go travelling.” • “Anyone over 50 is too risky to hire

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Assault the Battery

                      It took ten minutes, but I got the damn thing out. Unfortunately.


You know you’re getting old when you say, ‘In my day’.

Last week was my first time.

It was triggered by a trifling incident.

But one with big implications for

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