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Don’t tell younger workers that they’re too young to know something. (Marcin Balcerzak/Getty Images/Hemera)
Don’t tell younger workers that they’re too young to know something. (Marcin Balcerzak/Getty Images/Hemera)

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Here are four small words that consultant Julie Winkle Giulioni advises will kill the motivation and drive of your younger workers: “You’re too young to….” She warns: “They’re killer words. They extinguish motivation, inspiration, excitement and even connection with the organization.” Julie Winkle Giulioni’s Blog

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Harvey Schachter is a Battersea, Ont.-based writer specializing in management issues. He writes Monday Morning Manager and management book reviews for the print edition of Report on Business and an online work-life column Balance. E-mail Harvey Schachter

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