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Lessons from a much younger mentor

As technological change sweeps through offices, older workers are turning to their millennial colleagues for help and coaching.

CROSS-GENERATIONAL EXCHANGE: The value of older workers may be minimised in a society that glamourises the latest technology. But sometimes the old way of doing things can inform and improve the new.

HOW on earth did I become an "older worker"? It was only a few years ago, it seems, that I set out to climb the ladder in my chosen field. That field happens to be journalism, but it shares many attributes with countless other workplaces. For instance, back when I was one of the youngest people...

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