30 Mar '11, 9pm

Senior employees can be a company's best asset: Commentary by Richard Branson

Mr Sam Wandati of Kenya asks, how do you help ageing workers embrace a changing environment and adapt to new ways of doing things, and how can employers better utilise their more senior employees? As an ageing worker myself, I will attempt to answer on behalf of my contemporaries. When people ask how old I am, my favourite response is: "Younger than Mick Jagger!" No disrespect intended to Mick, who is a friend of mine, but seeing him on-stage certainly shows how big a disconnect there can be between doing what you do best and acting your age! Let's put this issue in perspective. I was once asked: "How old would you think you were if you didn't know your age?" My answer was: "Depending on the day, a heck of a lot younger than 60." I am sometimes horrified by things people my age tend to say in social and business situations, especially when they express a disdain of modern ...

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