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Scholarship Generation

This is the generation that has entered the workforce age during (and after) the Arab spring (2010 to 2020).

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Millennial Generation

This was the generation that entered the workforce age after the new millennium (2000 to 2010).

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Gulf War Generation A.K.A Sahwa Generation

This was the generation that entered the workforce age during (and after) the gulf war (1990 to 2000).

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Boomer Generation A.K.A. Tafrah Generation

This was the generation that entered the workforce age exactly after the first economic boom of Saudi Arabia A.K.A. “Tafrah” (1980 to 1990).

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Aramco Generation

This was the generation that entered the workforce during the first economic boom of Saudi Arabia A.K.A. “Tafrah”(1960 to 1980).

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Oil Generation

This was the generation that entered the workforce during the oil era of Saudi Arabia (1938 to 1960). That time was also different; having grown up when King Abdulaziz was just finishing uniting the now known as Saudi Arabia. Additionally, entering the workforce when most workers were needed as operational workers to work in the oil field, or the building of the Tapline or the construction of the railroad or joining the newly established (Military Industries Corporation), and (Saudia, previously known as Saudi Airlines).

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Pre-Oil Generation

This was the generation that entered the workforce before the oil was found (1938). It is, of course, important to remember that the period was before the industrial revolution in Saudi Arabia went into huge effect.  King Abdulaziz was uniting the now known as Saudi Arabia.

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Education Human Resources PsychoPhilosophy Recruitment

Degree-Less Job Opportunities

I am very sure that by now almost everyone has seen the infamous Glassdoor article titled:  “15 More Companies That No Longer Require a Degree” What was unfortunate about this was the way it was received in the region, although I absolutely agree with most of what was mentioned in the article, and by now […]

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Employee Relation Human Resources PsychoPhilosophy

Who Should HR Side With?

لقراءة ترجمة للمقال التالي يرجى  الضغط هنا This question has been bothering me for a while – I even started this article back in 2013, but couldn’t publish it as I haven’t found an answer that satisfies me – , I have seen companies where the HR is more on the Management/CEO side, where anything that comes […]

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What I learned from Jon Stewart

Before I begin, some context for those who don’t know Jon Stewart; Jonathan “Jon” Stewart (born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz; November 28, 1962) is an American political satirist, writer, producer, director, television host, actor, media critic, and stand-up comedian. He is the host of The Daily Show, a satirical news program that airs on Comedy Central. […]