Millennials in the workplace get a pretty bad rap. Their coworkers complain that they’re entitled. Managers say they’re lazy. And news headlines report that unemployment rates for Gen Y are higher than any other age group.
In 1976, a poll of twenty-year-old job seekers showed that vacation time and a well-respected job position were very important when choosing a position. Thirty years later, Generation Y employees answered the same questions very differently. It appears that things like ample vacation time aren’t on the millennial’s list of important job aspects. But do […]
So much of the news concerning the today’s workplace surrounds the different generations currently making up the work force. The general sentiment is: the baby boomers are moving into retirement and Generation X and Generation Y have to fill in for this outrageously large group of workers. Millennials in particular are hitting the scene with a different […]