Managing the Millennial Wave (St. Louis)

February 27, 2018
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


St. Louis Knight Center

Seminar Details

"Overview Video" Millennials are now the largest single living generation in the United States—having surpassed Baby Boomers within the past few years—and comprise a significant and growing portion of the workforce. For a number of reasons, millennials present leaders and managers with new opportunities and challenges. 

In this session we will discuss the myths and realities of managing millennials in the workplace, with a focus on practical principles for bridging generational divides.

Watch Professor Andrew Knight's video for an overview of this seminar.

  • Common myths and stereotypes about the millennial generation
  • Evidence-based characteristics of the millennial generation
  • Motivation and millennials
  • Mentoring and giving feedback to millennials
  • Conflict management with millennials

  • Gain a broad framework for conceptualizing generational differences
  • Identify characteristics that distinguish the millennial generation
  • Apply tactics for managing impactful situations with millennials in the workforce

Earn a Concentration or your Advanced Management Certificate

This seminar qualifies for one day out of four in the Talent Management & Organizational Development Concentration. Earn a concentration by taking four seminar days in this area within two years, or complete 16 seminar days across four defined concentration areas to earn your Advanced Management Certificate.


Who Should Attend?
Mid- to Upper-Level Managers of All Generations

Andrew Knight, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior, Washington University’s Olin Business School

Executive Programs, 314-935-9494

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