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MILLENNIAL METHODS ARE MANY

By Tru Pettigrew
Apr. 14, 2014 | Comments

Tru Access Blog - Millennial Insights
"Methods are many. Principles are few. Methods always change. Principles never do." I love this quote. I recently heard a pastor share this quote over the weekend and couldn't help but think about how relevant it is to bridging generational gaps. ..

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YOU SIDE HUSTLING JOB HOPPER

By Tru Pettigrew
Mar. 12, 2014 | Comments

Tru Access Blog - YOU SIDE HUSTLING JOB HOPPER
Employers take note. Among the many names, stereotypes and accusations that you have tossed around about millennials, above is the one that should concern you the most. ..

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ARE YOU PREPARING PROPERLY FOR SUCCESS?

By Tru Pettigrew
Feb. 17, 2014 | Comments

Tru Access Blog - ARE YOU PREPARING PROPERLY FOR SUCCESS?
I’ve had a lot of conversation with people across different generations lately about the importance of preparation as it relates to achieving success. Generation X and Baby Boomers seem to place more of an emphasis on defining success through their careers and placed most of their preparation time and energy into that bucket.  ..

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ARE MILLENNIALS WILLING TO “WAIT THEIR TURN”?

By Tru Pettigrew
Oct. 16, 2013 | Comments

Tru Access Blog - ARE MILLENNIALS WILLING TO WAIT THEIR TURN
“You have to wait your turn like everybody else”, “you haven’t paid your dues yet”, or “you’re too young”. How many of my Gen X and Baby Boomer colleagues have conveyed these sentiments to your millennial counterparts?  ..

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CULTURATIONAL CONFLICT RESOLUTION

By Tru Pettigrew
Sep. 30, 2013 | Comments

Tru Access Blog - CULTURATIONAL CONFLICT RESOLUTION
Conflicts in the workplace are inevitable. When you factor in the cultural and generational differences represented in today’s workforce, that increases the likelihood of conflict even more.  ..

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BUILDING CULTURATIONAL CHEMISTRY WITH MILLENNIALS

By Tru Pettigrew
Jul. 25, 2013 | Comments

Tru Access Blog - BUILDING CULTURATIONAL CHEMISTRY WITH MILLENNNIALS
I had the pleasure of being a guest on the Chelsea Krost Show yesterday and the topic was bridging the generation gap. Shout out to All-Star Millennial Chelsea Krost (@chelseakrost) for using her voice and her platform to inspire positive change for an entire generation. The dialogue was great and the key take-a-way to bridging the generation gap is building what I have coined as "Culturational Chemistry™". ..

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NO INCLUSION NO COMMITMENT

By Tru Pettigrew
Jul. 16, 2013 | Comments

Tru Access Blog - No Inlusion No Commitment
Why don’t they just fall in line and do what you tell them to do? That is the mindset of many managers, bosses and supervisors in companies across America. Falling line and submitting to the status quo is no longer the reality of today’s workforce. This is particularly true of millennials. ..

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THE INTERNSHIP MOVIE & CULTURATIONAL CHEMISTRY

By Tru Pettigrew
Jun. 14, 2013 | Comments

Tru Access Blog The Internship & Culturational Chemistry
Happy Friday everyone! I hope everyone has a good weekend planned. If you don't have any plans and haven't already seen it, I recommend seeing the movie The Internship this weekend. ..

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WHY TRUST IS THE FOUNDATION TO CULTURATIONAL CHEMISTRY

By Tru Pettigrew
Apr. 22, 2013 | Comments

Tru Access Blog - Trust Fondation To Culturational Chemistry
As I was watching the first games of the NBA playoffs it was a bittersweet experience. It was sweet because I love playoff basketball. It was bitter because my Lakers lost game 1. It’s no surprise that the teams that perform the best in sports don’t just simply have the best players; they also have strong team chemistry. We know and expect the star players on a team to score. We all know that LeBron James, Tim Duncan, Carmelo Anthony and the other star players are going to shine; that’s what stars do. The team is made up of more than those stars though and it requires more than their contribution for the team to win. The team’s with the best team chemistry will always rise above the rest and that team chemistry requires trust. ..

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