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3 La casa de los espíritus

Tengo una afinidad especial por los cuentos de múltiples generaciones y La casa de los espíritus (Isabel Allende, 1982) me pega directamente en el corazón. Este es el cuento de la familia Trueba – el padre Esteban, la madre Clara, su hija Blanca, y su nieta Alba, juntos con los hermanos gemelos Jaime y Nicolás, y los amantes de todas las mujeres. 728 more words

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Designing For An Aging Generation

My grandfather will turn 90 this August. Very thankfully, he and my grandmother have the means to support themselves at that age. However, many many many others will not be able to do the same. 186 more words


Introducing our multi-gen family

Multi-gen‘ or ‘multigenerational‘ is defined by the Oxford dictionary as relating to several generations. As a child living with Mum and Dad we existed as two generations in a reasonably normal nuclear family unit. 359 more words


Oldest in the middle... Reunion with my older sister! part 2

Over the next few years, I would occasionally ask about finding my sister. Her absence gnawed away at me. I always referred to her as my sister, but my mother always referred to her as “the baby I gave up”. 3,287 more words


3 Things To Consider If You Want To Sell An Inherited Property

When my parents passed away, it was a very emotional time for me.  Because we were a multi-generational home, my parents lived with me and did not have any assets. 870 more words

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5 Must have design tips for the Multi-Generational Home

When I became the full-time caregiver for my parents I did not have the time nor the resources to remodel my home to accommodate their needs.   1,173 more words

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Generational challenge requires fresh thinking

Managing different generations in the workplace is a key challenge for employers, according to experts at the Economist Talent Management conference.

Clare Moncrieff, HR executive advisor for advisory firm CEB, told delegates that expectations around performance and leadership in organisations are changing – requiring far greater levels of interpersonal co-ordination and ‘network performance’ – the extent to which individuals use and contribute to the success of others to benefit the wider enterprise. 268 more words