Hiring Millennials Articles

  • Cartoon of young people entering tent of village elders. It reads: "The village wants to add some younger elders."

    Boomers Can’t Learn, Millennials Are Lazy, and 6 Other Myths About the Multigenerational Workforce

    March 10, 2020

    By now, most talent acquisition and HR professionals know stone-cold the business case for diversity. They understand the value that comes when a company is able to tap into the perspectives and life experiences of people of different genders, races, ethnicities, and sexual orientations. But what about age? Do you work for a tech company loaded with young...

  • A Guide for the Ages: What You Need to Know to Attract a Multigenerational Workforce

    February 12, 2020

    The recent arrival of Gen Z in the workplace has triggered a flood of generational comparisons, some thought-provoking and most merely whimsical. The media seems endlessly fascinated by the different historical, economic, and cultural influences that have shaped Baby Boomers, Gen Xers, Millennials, and Gen Zers.  They have scrutinized each generation’s favorite...

  • 11 Millennials' Traits You Should Know About Before You Hire Them

    May 8, 2019

    “Millennials,” “Generation Y,” “Generation WE,” “The Boomerang Generation,” “The Peter Pan Generation” — we go by many names and were born roughly between 1980 and 2000. Born in 1990, I fall right smack in the middle of this generation, and there is no denying that we are the subject of a heated debate: Are we a blessing or a curse? A lot of people seem to think...

  • Millennials Aren’t Sure They'll Fit In at Your Company—Here...

    February 7, 2018

    91% of Millennials are open to hearing about new job opportunities. And on top of that, 68% of them feel flattered when a recruiter...

  • The Top Industries Gaining and Losing Millennials,...

    July 31, 2017

    There are a lot of stereotypes out there about millennials, those born between 1980 and 1996. They love avocado toast (apparently too...

  • “Snaplications” Are a Thing: How Companies Like McDonald's ...

    June 15, 2017

    20 times a day. That’s how often Snapchat users age 25 and under are checking the app. Safe to say, “snaps” and “stories” have become...