Thrive in Post-Generational Work World

Unlock Success in a Post-Generational World. Join Mauro Guillén's conversation on "The Perennials" for thriving in the evolving work landscape. Shape the future of the workplace and society.

Presented by: Rotman School of Management
Lectures & Workshops
Photo of Mauro F Guillen

In today’s world, the acceleration of megatrends – increasing longevity and the explosion of technology among many others – are transforming life as we now know it.

In The Perennials, bestselling author of 2030 Mauro Guillén unpacks a sweeping societal shift triggered by demographic and technological transformation. Guillén argues that outmoded terms like Boomers, Gen X, Millennials, and Gen Z have long been used to pigeonhole us into rigid categories and life stages, artificially preventing people from reaching their full potential. A new postgenerational workforce known as “perennials” – individuals who are not pitted against each other either by their age or experience – makes it possible to liberate scores of people from the constraints of the sequential model of life and level the playing field so that everyone has a chance at living a rewarding life. Guillén unveils how this generational revolution will impact young people just entering the workforce as well as those who are living and working longer.

This multigenerational revolution is already happening and Mauro Guillén identifies the specific cultural, organizational and policy changes that need to be made in order to switch to a new template and usher in a new era of innovation powered by the perennials.


Have questions about this event?

Contact Rajeev Perera at rajeev.perera@rotman.utoronto.ca

Alumni gathered together in a lecture

This event is part of

Lectures & Workshops 

The University of Toronto is full of brilliant minds engaging with ideas that are transforming our world. Be part of this community of discovery.
 

Don't miss out!

Update your contact information to be the first to know about exclusive offers. This makes it easy to tell us when your email has changed.

Update my information

Special discounts

Did you know that U of T alumni get deep discounts on attractions, sporting events, car rentals and more? Sign up today.

Sign up
Close