Workshop: Four Generations in the Workplace

Course ID - CTD0765         

Short Title: Four Generations     

 Audience    All Employees
Length of Workshop:       3.5 hours 
Prerequisite     none

In today’s work environment, you are likely to be among colleagues from four generations. For the first time, people from a vast range of ages are working together. This workshop provides an opportunity to gain an understanding of the generational dynamics at play when the Matures, Boomers, Gen Exers, and Millenials mix in the workplace.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Define the four generations and their workplace characteristics
  • Identify the common drivers and value systems of each generation and how those drivers affect motivation and behavior in the workplace
  • Describe how each generation defines success and understand how the differences affect communication and relationships in the workplace
  • Determine how your approach may need to change when coaching, managing and leading employees of different generations
  • Appreciate and gain respect for what is important to each generation



Reference #






Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0765
Course Title: Four Generations 
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.