I think things get lost in translation as other generations act to reach out to this particular generation. My message to the Millennials? Other generations want to help.
The number one priority of just about every Jewish organization is to involve more younger members. In order to accomplish that one must be willing to genuinely engage the millennial generation and collaboratively shape the Jewish future together.
Looking around his West Philly community a 19-year-old do-gooder held his first community event, aiming to both recreate the look and feel of memorable childhood block parties, and bring warmth to an otherwise 'cold block.'
We are the ones with decades (our entire post-elementary school years) of accumulated information online. We should read up on this, form opinions, and ask for what we want.
I know what it takes to pay my rent, keep my phone on, and get to and from work. I know enough not to live beyond my means. I am not in debt. But even armed with this knowledge, I don't really make an effort to save and inevitably when my rent is due, I have enough to write the check and buy a pack of gum.
The first degree-granting historically black university in America, once known as the black Princeton, is aiming to harness its millennial alumni in order to generate more activism and create a network of change agents.
If there was ever a small opening for the GOP to win the hearts and minds of millennials, pot might be the golden ticket.
Sometimes parents think that if they simply keep a watchful eye on their kids' digital activity, everything will be fine. It's a nice theory, but putting it into practice is significantly more difficult than one might think.
This year, online shopping -- the Millennial way to spend -- has made the buying process quicker, easier and trendier, but it also adds excess choices into that which should be a simple gifting decision.
If you ever truly want to be a leader, then you have to start by leading. This is through your actions not your position.
Without young, mostly healthy people pouring money into the new insurance pool, the Affordable Care Act would not be, well, affordable.
I know you can achieve greatness in your lifetime, but the only way is to live with conviction and decide to turn your camera onto the world.
When you try to reason out why not eating is sexy, nothing makes any sense. The only person who can really turn it around is yourself. Once you think about what you want and what you are willing to do, you will find the perfect weight and healthy mindset for yourself.
Facebook is still useful to us (20-somethings)... but it isn't cool anymore. It's not a stylish accessory -- it never was. It began as a rite of passage into the four drunken years that are college and grew into something most people just have and wouldn't know how to function without.
Last week I had the chance to sit down with a group of college students and new graduates to pick their brains on how kids these days are starting their careers.
Politicians love us -- or if they don't, they at least fake it until they make it. I suppose this means young people are gaining ground. But where no one was watching, young people had even bigger wins this year -- as candidates.