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The New Face of Government

People in their 20s and 30s - often called Generation X'ers, Y'ers and Millenials - are sparking a cultural transformation in the federal workplace. Our series, The New Face of Government explores the relationship between long-time and newer coworkers, and how the generations can help each other.

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Introduction: New Face of Government

People in their 20s and 30s - often called Generation X'ers, Y'ers and Millenials - are sparking a cultural transformation in the federal workplace. The series explores the relationship between long-time and newer coworkers, and how the generations can help each other.

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