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Millennials in the Workplace

How To Keep Your Hustle at Work While Dealing With A Breakup

Amber Aziza | Posted 01.21.2015 | Women
Amber Aziza

Yes, a loss of love can be earth-shattering, but I couldn't let that impact the other really awesome, really major parts of my life... and neither should you.

4 Ways Meditation Can Empower Millennials At Work and in Life

Eden Kozlowski | Posted 12.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Eden Kozlowski

From my meditation teacher/practitioner perspective, I see ALL of these aspects as incredibly good, good, good and believe that meditation, dear millennials, is not only something that gels with what you already got goin' on... but it can help you navigate some of your biggest challenges.

Regretting Your Career Choice? Here's What You Need to Know

Christie Garton | Posted 12.16.2014 | College
Christie Garton

After dedicating four (or more) years of your life and tens of thousands of dollars to one degree, it's reasonable to expect a long and successful career in your chosen field. The reality is that your major at 18 may not end up being your dream job at 26 - and that's OK.

7 Money Myths About Millennials

GOBankingRates | Posted 01.20.2015 | Money

Just about everyone has an opinion about the millennial generation, which includes about 80 million people born between approximately 1982 and 2002. And, unfortunately, opinions aren't all positive.

How to Design Your Dream Job

Aaron Hurst | Posted 01.20.2015 | Business
Aaron Hurst

No job is a perfect fit until you take ownership of it and make it your own. Just like buying a suit, you need to tailor it to fit you. Many people, sadly, never tailor their jobs to make them fit and end up being frustrated by their job due to lack of purpose.

Does a Degree Equal Talent?

Amber Aziza | Posted 01.15.2015 | Business
Amber Aziza

The other day I witnessed an intense debate about the importance of having a college degree.

Adapting to the New Way of Leadership Through Innovative Learning Programs

Austin Schneider | Posted 01.08.2015 | Business
Austin Schneider

By tailoring learning and development programs to fit the needs of the millennial generation, organizations are likely to see dramatic increases in performance and engagement. That is a very good thing, because I believe millennials have amazing capabilities.

4 Things to Consider When Choosing an Interview Outfit

Amber Aziza | Posted 01.03.2015 | Business
Amber Aziza

Remember, an interview is like a first date; they may remember what you wear, but they'll most likely most remember what you said and how you carried yourself. An amazing outfit is just the icing on the interview cake.

Casually Fearless: Why Millennials Are Natural Entrepreneurs

Jaleh Bisharat | Posted 12.30.2014 | Women
Jaleh Bisharat

I look at this generation and value their confidence and "can-do anything" attitude. I can't help but wonder what more could be accomplished if we all embraced their ability to look the possibility of failure in the eye and not flinch.

The Biggest Challenge for Today's Dual-Career, Working Family? Syncing Calendars

Bethany & Daniel Henderson | Posted 12.24.2014 | Parents
Bethany & Daniel Henderson

Our full-time jobs require our presence at frequent early morning and late evening events, plus occasional weekends. All of our extended family lives a plane ride away, and paying for a nanny --- not in our budget! We get by by making significant sacrifices to our careers and our pocketbook.

The 5 Biggest Phone Interview Blunders and How to Avoid Them

Amber Aziza | Posted 12.20.2014 | Business
Amber Aziza

As a Millennial Career Consultant, I work with organizations and applicants each week and can tell you, there are many opportunities for a miss-step in a phone interview.

How Over-Hyping a College Education Destroyed the Millennials

Michael Price | Posted 12.17.2014 | Business
Michael Price

For parents of middle school and high school students who may be reading, it's important that you recognize the unique challenges your child will face when they enter the real world. Do not over-hype a college education and make sure your child is making a savvy investment.

Where Millennials Went Wrong and How They're Paying the Price

Michael Price | Posted 12.11.2014 | Business
Michael Price

You can blame the economy as much as you want, but it's only a scapegoat. Like previous generations, Millennials expected that a job would be waiting for them after college, and not just any job, but a high paying job. They were wrong, and the recession was only partially to blame.

3 Reasons Why Millennials Remain a Complete Mystery to You

Crystal Kadakia | Posted 12.03.2014 | Business
Crystal Kadakia

Millennials are rewriting the rules of the workplace and, like the end of the dinosaur age, the corporate world is struggling to catch on.

They Lied to Us About College and Our Careers. What Next?

Michael Price | Posted 12.02.2014 | Impact
Michael Price

For those who took the path most traveled which led them to a college degree that's offered them nothing more than debt and a smile from mom and dad, it's not too late for you. You can change things. You can put your life back on track. It's not over.

Millennials Making a Social Impact

Britt Hysen | Posted 11.19.2014 | Impact
Britt Hysen

About a year ago, Courtney Spence wrote an article for HuffPo about how millennials are turning our down economy into the cause economy. She explain...

Mentoring Millennials for Management

Alison A. Quirk | Posted 11.17.2014 | Business
Alison A. Quirk

If you're looking to bring out the very best in your organization's next generation of leaders, it's important to find creative ways to connect junior talent with more seasoned employees or leaders -- both through formal and informal mentoring arrangements.

Millennials Are Defining the Workplace

Chris Komisarjevsky | Posted 10.26.2014 | Business
Chris Komisarjevsky

Social media, of course, are the favored form of communications. With smartphones, tablets and other digital devices, each tap matters greatly as they share thoughts and concerns or read what friends and others have to say.

How to Give Millennials the Feedback They Want (Without Adding Hours to Your Day)

Haydn Shaw | Posted 10.20.2014 | Business
Haydn Shaw

Millennials' expectations are different from the older generations'. Millennials grew up with highly involved parents coaching them, instant access online to grades, and thousands of texts with their friends.

Put Millennials' Passion to Work

Alison A. Quirk | Posted 10.08.2014 | Business
Alison A. Quirk

Every generation wants to make its mark on the world, and millennials are no different. Having grown up in an era where technological innovation and global inclusion are the norm, they come to the workplace with a different set of ideas and expectations.

The Top Mistake Brands Make With Millennials

Melanie Curtin | Posted 09.08.2014 | Business
Melanie Curtin

The difference isn't just what they're doing, it's where they're doing it. There's one big mistake brands are making, and given the fact that many still spend billions of dollars on this, it's relevant. Ready? Here it is.

What This Millennial Did After Quitting Her Full Time Job

Crystal Kadakia | Posted 09.06.2014 | Business
Crystal Kadakia

I never thought I would fit the mold of the "typical" Millennial: the constant career changers, the unfocused, indecisive individuals, the entrepreneurs at heart and definitely not the company jumper/quitters.

Here's How Older Generations Are Ruining the Workplace

Michael Price | Posted 08.21.2014 | Business
Michael Price

I achieved what many would consider impossible. If not impossible, most would say it was unlikely. I was a college dropout, yet I was able to earn hi...

3 Tricks Companies Commonly Use to Scam Employees

Michael Price | Posted 08.20.2014 | Business
Michael Price

If you've worked in corporate America you're likely familiar with some of the scams employers use to screw employees. This article isn't necessarily for you. This article is for recent college grads or anyone for that matter that is new to the workforce and getting their first "real job."

Speak Softly and Carry a Big Stick: The Power of the Follow-Up

Seun Oyewole | Posted 08.17.2014 | Business
Seun Oyewole

A few days may go by without a response, in fact, many of your follow-ups may go by the wayside. It is important to remind yourself that your newly-acquired connection probably has a to-do list laden with work deadlines and family commitments.