How to bridge the millenials and baby boomers gap with Sarah Sladek

Sarah Sladek CEO, XYZ University

By 2015 (that means now), Baby Boomers will no longer be the majority of the workforce. Generation Y/Millenials are taking over.

We chat with Sarah Sladek who runs XYZ University, a management consulting firm that addresses the problems of different generations working together.

3 Lessons from the Interview

  1. The differences between Baby Boomers and Millenials/Generation Y

  2. What Generation Y/Millenials can do to work better with their older peers

  3.  Why organizations have difficulty getting millenials ready for leadership

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Getting to Know Sarah Sladek

What is a Helpful Habit?

Set goals every 90 days

What is a Helpful Resource for You?

Win Streak App – An app that tracks your daily “wins”

Who is a Helpful Person that Helped You on Your Journey?

Her mastermind group which meets every 6 weeks and her mentor Jeff Leitner, the founder of Greenhouse

What is Your Purpose on this Planet?

Help organizations think about the future while building better companies and society


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Derrick Duplessy

Executive Director at Duplessy Foundation
Derrick has coached 500+ executives in 10 years as an executive coach. He runs Duplessy Foundation which is dedicated to creating meaningful careers for everyone. He also hosts Purpose Rockstar, a daily show on iTunes where he shares the career stories of a variety of guests.

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