Learning and Progressing
There is a natural synergy between Silvers and Millennials+ comparable to that between grandparents and grandchildren. Our bi-focal approach encompasses the needs of both age cohorts. It focuses on what each can contribute to the other – and what they can achieve together by changing mindsets, attitudes and behaviours.
The younger group brings energy, familiarity with devices, data and information and lots of challenging questions; the older group brings knowledge and even wisdom, plus an understanding of leadership, values, strategy, and the power of soft skills.
Co=Gen: Bridging Generations
While we must avoid stereotyping anyone, young or old, because of their age we can still make some useful generalisations about generation perspectives, without “cartoonising” other generations than our own. Current stereotypes are reinforced by social media.
Bridging the chasm with intergenerational collaboration