Managing the multigenerational nursing team.

@article{Hu2004ManagingTM,
  title={Managing the multigenerational nursing team.},
  author={Jie Hu and Charlotte A Herrick and Kim Allard Hodgin},
  journal={The health care manager},
  year={2004},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={334-40}
}
Today's workforce is more diverse in age than ever before. This study examined the generational profiles of two groups (the Silent Generation, and Baby Boomers vs. Generation X and Generation Y) in terms of the following variables: characteristics, communication styles, and significance of tasks. The purpose was to assist nurse managers to maximize departmental effectiveness by capitalizing on the unique characteristics of the multigenerational nursing team. A descriptive design was used to… CONTINUE READING

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