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Area employers adapt to a new generation

At 29, Stephond Goler is thriving in his job as a customer service team leader at Concord-based shoe and sole maker Vibram USA, known for its funky, minimalist FiveFingers line of active shoes. But that does not mean he expects to eventually retire from the company with a gold watch.

“My mom has been working at her job for like 23 years,” Goler said.

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