Workshop: 'Solving the Puzzle of Generational Differences,' May 4

4/19/2007 | By: Staff Report  |

Professional Development & Training and the Gerontology Academic Program and Sanford Center for Aging present "Solving the Puzzle of Generational Differences," a free workshop, from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Friday, May 4, in the William J. Raggio Building, Room 2030.

For the first time in modern history there are four generations working side-by-side and the differences among them are one of the greatest challenges facing organizations today.

"Solving the Puzzle of Generational Differences" is a powerful, interactive, workshop that will engage and challenge each participant to look through new lenses and develop the tools to deal with generational differences.

The workshop takes a tour of what creates a generation and focuses on what influences a generation's behavior in the workplace. A special focus is placed on the newest generation — "Millennials." Participants will develop practical strategies to help recruit, motivate, communicate, retain, and challenge the generations of today.

Dina Cipollar, MA, LPC, is a adjunct faculty member, trainer, and consultant in the areas of the art and science of work styles, leadership and hospitality. Well known for her innovative approach to training, Cipollar has a master's degree in counseling and educational psychology, from the University of Nevada, Reno and is currently the internship and outreach coordinator at Lake Tahoe Community College. Cipollar brings ten years of human resources experience and a fresh approach to all her workshops. A certified "True Colors" facilitator, Cipollar excels at creating energetic workshops that both inspire and entertain.


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