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Why Generational Differences In The Workplace Will Unlock Success

Jared Buckley | Posted 09.14.2016 | Business
Jared Buckley

Life's greatest secret was randomly dropped in my lap and left for me to process as a young teenager. Was it respect? Was my grandma wanting me to honor my elders?

5 Design Features That Help Sell Multi-generational Housing

Mary Cook | Posted 07.14.2016 | Business
Mary Cook

Can a millennial who has returned home to pay off student debt live in harmony with parents, younger siblings and a grandparent or two--all under the ...

7 Secrets to Sustainability: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 06.08.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

This week at The Pollination Project, we are recognizing seven grantees who each hold key ingredients in understanding project sustainability. In Keny...

8 Ways to Enjoy a Family Vacation to Disney World

Bailey Gaddis | Posted 05.06.2016 | Travel
Bailey Gaddis

I recently traveled to Disney World with my two-year-old, husband and mother-in-law. I wasn't looking forward to the trip -- I feared it would be impossible to ensure people ranging in age from 2 to 67 would have a good time.

Bowie, Bing, Stallone, Peyton and Multigenerational Collaboration

Jean McCormick | Posted 01.26.2016 | Business
Jean McCormick

Bing Crosby, David Bowie and Alan Rickman still had music in them until their last days on earth. Many Boomers and even Silent Generation members still have music in them. But does the rest of the workforce hear that music and the potential symphonies that could be composed?

8 Tips For Getting The Most Out Of A Multigenerational Vacation

Donne Davis | Posted 01.25.2016 | Fifty
Donne Davis

Multigenerational family vacations have been a ritual in my family for more than five generations. When I was a young child, they included my parents and grandparents. Now they include my children and grandchildren. We've taken a vacation with them every year for the past 12 years.

10 Tips For Making Multigenerational Vacations Fun For Everyone

Teresa Kindred | Posted 01.22.2016 | Fifty
Teresa Kindred

When you have a large family, traveling together can be a challenge. But with a little bit of planning and research, family vacations with children and grandchildren can be a great way for generations to bond.

How to Manage a Multigenerational Workforce and Not Go Totally Insane

Janice Celeste | Posted 09.14.2016 | Business
Janice Celeste

Managers are forewarned not to ignore the differences of each generations' characteristics. Best practice is to conduct regular training sessions for all employees and to require supervisors to attend multigenerational management training.

7 Ways Businesses Can Surf the Silver Tsunami and Survive

Janice Celeste | Posted 09.08.2016 | Business
Janice Celeste

The Silver Tsunami refers to the takeover of an aging workforce. By 2020, 25 percent of the United States workforce will be comprised of workers age 55 and older. For the first time in history, there will be four generations of employees in the workforce.

Rewarding a Multigenerational Workforce: A Work in Progress

Lenny Sanicola | Posted 09.08.2016 | Business
Lenny Sanicola

Generational diversity? Generational competence? The amount of information in the media around managing a "multigenerational workforce" has yielded a steady flow of research and surveys.

How We Are Redefining Home and Family

Vicki Larson | Posted 08.17.2016 | Women
Vicki Larson

There are more than 124 million single Americans, by choice or chance, outnumbering those who are married. Clearly, the vision we have of the nuclear family, living with a white picket fence somewhere in suburbia, is outdated.

Top Ten Reasons to Visit Quebec Provence, Canada

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 08.11.2016 | Travel
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Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

Moving among wildlife and experiencing the outdoors are favorite vacation motivators for me, and knowing this adventure would be special, I invited my 12-year old granddaughter to accompany me to make for a cross-generational experience.

The Changing Faces of Family Travel

Ethan Gelber | Posted 07.07.2016 | Travel
Ethan Gelber

In light of the U.S. Supreme Court's affirmation of the Constitutional guarantee of marriage equality, the truth is there for all of us to see: the face of families has changed enormously. And with those changes has come a major metamorphosis in the faces of family travel.

Three Generations of Love Stories

Rachael Rifkin | Posted 01.08.2015 | Weddings
Rachael Rifkin

As of November 2014, we've been together 13 years and married 12 years. My grandparents were married 55 years and my parents were married a few months shy of 35 years. I'm hoping to follow in their footsteps in that way too. So far so good.

Children in the Sanctuary

Rabbi Menachem Creditor | Posted 07.08.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Menachem Creditor

My response to the reactions of children within holy space is simple and core to who we are called to be as faith communities: Our sanctuaries are not sanctuaries from children. They are sanctuaries for children.

How Empathy Bridges the Gap in the Multi-Generational Workforce

Jayson Boyers | Posted 06.30.2014 | Business
Jayson Boyers

Three distinct generations can be found in in the American workplace, a situation which poses unique challenges and opportunities for business leaders.

5 Reasons I Love Working With Much-Younger Colleagues

Ann Brenoff | Posted 06.21.2014 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

I am almost 40 years older than most of the women in my office and that suits me just fine. In fact, I actually like it -- a lot. Aside from the occasional thermostat war (I'm always hot; they are always freezing), we do better than just 'get along.' Working with colleagues who are younger has helped me stay young in many ways:

Do You Do Multigenerational Travel?

Melissa Gerstein | Posted 05.05.2014 | Parents
Melissa Gerstein

To see your own children with your parents experiencing a new city or new food or a new adventure is one of my greatest pleasures.

A Force to Be Reckoned With

K. Sujata | Posted 04.08.2014 | Chicago
K. Sujata

In 2012, nearly half of the elderly population (adults 65+) in the United States were considered to be "economically vulnerable."

It's Not My Fault

Steven Clifford | Posted 04.08.2014 | Comedy
Steven Clifford

My generation is unjustly criticized. But it's not our fault. The fault lies with our parents' generation. Most of what they taught us was nonsense.

A New Kind of Family Vacation!

Crawford Hill | Posted 03.18.2014 | Travel
Crawford Hill

What we are talking about is maximizing the diminishing opportunities we all have to be together as a multigenerational family in a unique and stimulating setting.

Listen Up! Workplace Words for New Grads and Old Guard

Dan Henry | Posted 07.14.2013 | Business
Dan Henry

So before the latest sparring partners take to their cubicles...a few words of advice to the newly minted graduates and the experienced folks they'll be working with.

Building A Multigenerational Home: What You Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 04.10.2013 | Fifty

More than 51 million families in America live in multigenerational homes, which has more people considering adding on to their homes to make room for ...

What Does A Multigenerational Home Look Like?

The Huffington Post | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 04.09.2013 | Fifty

It's a reality more families -- more than 51 million Americans -- find themselves dealing with: life in a multigenerational home, or a household with ...

How Three Generations Can Successfully Live Under One Roof

U.S. News And World Report | Posted 01.25.2013 | Fifty

Putting three generations under one roof--the most common multigenerational living arrangement--became a growth industry during the recession. As the ...