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Human Resource and Generational Expert Kim Huggins Authors Book about Leading the Four Generations15-Nov-2010
(GENerate Performance! Unleashing the Power of a Multigenerational Workforce by Kim Huggins on Sale Now)
In today’s competitive market, businesses can no longer afford to ignore the impact of office dynamics on employee retention, productivity and morale. President of HR consulting company K HR Solutions, author and generational expert, Kim Huggins has written the quintessential guide for navigating the challenges of managing a multigenerational workplace, GENerate Performance! Unleashing the Power of a Multigenerational Workforce.
Now available for purchase at www.khrsolutions.com, GENerate Performance! is a straight forward and practical guide that covers everything CEOs, managers and human resource professionals need to know to effectively communicate and lead the four generations.
According to Mike Tillton, Vice President of Sales at AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, “GENerate Performance! takes the conversation of generational diversity to a whole new level. Kim’s tips and strategies provide immediate, practical solutions to implement within your organization. It is an invaluable leadership tool to attract and retain talent in today’s world.”
With the basic premise that each generation brings to the job a different set of strengths, experiences, and preferences, GENerate Performance! breaks down barriers between generations Y, X, Baby Boomers and Traditionalists, all of whom are still in the workforce today. Huggins provides strategies for everything from managing the independent, tech savvy Generation Y, to honoring and leveraging the experience of the traditionalist, with a light-heartedness and practicality that will make integrating these strategies seamless.
In the book, Huggins addresses how to celebrate the differences between generations, invest time in changing stale or ineffective leadership practices, leverage the strengths of each generation, improve communication, recruit and retain top talent, and more. All of Huggins’ strategies will help organizations create more effective teams and build better team dynamics, reducing turnover and boosting morale.
GENerate Performance! is available for purchase at a cost of $20 by visiting www.khrsolutions.com.
Prior to launching K HR Solutions in 2005, Huggins spent more than 18 years in human resource and leadership development positions with global petrochemical and pharmaceutical corporations including Mobil Oil Corporation and Merck & Co. Inc. A certified trainer and nationally-renowned speaker specializing in generational issues, Huggins regularly delivers informative, engaging and energetic presentations and training sessions at major corporations and conferences nationwide. This is her first book on generational leadership issues.
About K HR Solutions: K HR Solutions, a certified women-owned human resources consulting company, tailors and implements solutions that are critical to driving business results and success. Led by Founder and President Kim Huggins, K HR Solutions draws on years of professional experience in global corporations to create programs that strengthen the talent side of companies of all kinds. K HR Solutions offers single or combined solutions in generational communications, organizational effectiveness, leadership development and team dynamics, among other areas.