12 Things to Never Say to Older and Younger Coworkers
Nina Kim | NursingLink
To a Younger Coworker: “The real world doesn’t work like that.”
It’s true — younger workers may not know as much as you, but they probably know just as much as you did when you were their age. So don’t tell your younger coworkers what the “real world” is about. It’s condescending and implies they don’t know any better, which they very well could.
Above all, keep your mind open to what younger coworkers might be able to teach you — they might just have a trick or two up their scrub sleeves!