27 Sep '13, 10pm

The Generational Crossover of Supply Chain Professionals via @EBNonline #supplychain #scm #careers

It's an issue surfacing in all corporate landscapes: How can companies get Millennials, Gen Xers, and Baby Boomers to work well together, especially if the perception is that they all want different things? If you've been following headlines, you may have seen that the topic is back is fashion, especially now in the US as the economy recovers and companies look to fill gaps in the workplace. Just last week, I stumbled on two recent stories on the topic while browsing for other news. One was in Time magazine , and the other was a guest commentary at Logistics Viewpoints . As these articles note, and PwC has found , the crossover between the young workers and the older ones is already happening and will continue to increase. Consider these points made in the stories and report cited above: In the US, there are now 80 million Millennials vs. 79 million Baby Boomers. PwC estim...

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