Campus Takeaway: Today’s college students are an impressive bunch!

March 18, 2016

This week, I had the pleasure of meeting many talented students from the University of Florida (Go Gators!) at Adecco’s Way To Work “Street Day,” which is one of our global company-wide initiatives to raise awareness for, and combat, youth unemployment. My goal for the event was to join forces with Adecco Group North America’s CEO, the great Mr. Bob Crouch, as well as […]

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Millennial Myth 5: Millennials are Social Media Obsessed

July 26, 2013

In this final installment of our series exploring the myths and realities of Millennials in the workforce, we take a look at whether Gen-Y’s obsession with social media is a bane or a boon to employers. Myth: Millennials are social media obsessed Millennials are said to live for their “likes” and status updates. So much […]

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Millennial Myth 4: Millennials question everything!

July 23, 2013

In part four of our ongoing exploration into the myths and realities of Millennials in the workforce, we take a look at why Gen-Y seems to ask so many questions and what their endless curiosity really means. Myth: Millennials question everything! Millennials ask a ton of questions. In fact, they ask far too many, which […]

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Myth #3: Millennials have no sense of company loyalty

July 18, 2013

In part three of our ongoing exploration into the myths and realities of Millennials in the workforce, we explore the question of loyalty and trust between employers and their Gen-Y workers. Myth: Millennials have no sense of company loyalty. According to the myth, Millennials have a strong disdain for big business, a need to stick […]

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Myth #1: Millennials Have No Work Ethic

July 11, 2013

In part one of our ongoing exploration into the myths and realities of managing Millennials in the workforce, we explore the drive and motivation behind work ethics and the constant desire to look beyond the nine-to-five grind. Myth: Millennials have no work ethic. Millennials are often seen as being lazy and unwilling to work the necessary hours […]

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The Myths & Realities of Managing Millennials in the Workforce

July 9, 2013

If you are a business leader, here are some facts you should know: There are 82 million Millennials (those born between 1982 and 1993) in the world today, more than any other generation. By 2020, Millennials will account for half of the U.S. workforce. By 2030, they will account for 75 percent of it. One […]

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