Serious Soft Skills


69: How Different Generations Look at Sick Leave

Ep. 69

Generational differences, something we also covered in Episode 68, continue to vex organizations, and today we look at the way different generations tend to look at sick leave.

Dr. Tobin Porterfield and Bob Graham discuss these and other topics in this episode:

  • Views of sick leave
  • Communication
  • Rules of engagement dealing with sick leave
  • Explicit and implicit sick leave
  • Hints for dealing with these situations

Don't forget to check out our Soft Skills Minutes, bite-size nuggets on soft skills in work.

Also, have you read our book, The 55 Soft Skills That Guide Employee and Organizational Success.