What they’re checking out: Week of January 20
As an ongoing feature, staff members at the Des Moines Public Library will recommend a business-related book to add to your reading list. Find this and more books like it at any of the Des Moines Public Library’s six locations and online at dmpl.org. And find information on how to get a FREE library card and all its benefits at dmpl.org/get-carded.
Des Moines Public Library business book pick: “Gentelligence: The Revolutionary Approach to Leading an Intergenerational Workforce,” by Megan Gerhardt.
Why you should read it: Leading a generationally diverse workforce presents a world of challenges for all parties involved, and this book aims to offer strategies to unlock all the possibilities and promise of those teams. The book serves as a how-to guide of best practices, as well as offering actionable tools to help leaders and managers build “gentelligent” organizations.