FLORIDA TODAY EDGE BLOG: Workplace Gender Gap & How to Communicate

Posted by on Monday, August 1st, 2016 and is filed under .

Jan-Sullivan-Chalmers_smallIt’s not uncommon these days that CEOs and leadership are of the millennial generation. As we know and continue to read, millennials communicate with each other and the world in a completely different way than the rest of us, and they are quite particular about the type of communication used.

This should not be a hurdle that stands in either party’s way, but an opportunity. It is a great way to learn new ways of communication, while still respecting traditional methods that will always be present, like face-to-face conversation (even if that is via video chat!).

In this week’s weVENTURE FLORIDA TODAY EDGE column weVENTURE IGNITE 360 facilitator, retired organizational ombudsman and Florida Supreme Court-certified civil and county mediator Jan Sullivan-Chalmers discusses her tips on how to combat dilemmas in the workplace as a result of the gender gap and communication. Read more here.

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