Posts tagged: Work
They’re uninsured, unemployed and, depending on whom you ask, ungrateful for what they have or unprepared for what’s ahead of them. Millennials — the teens and twentysomethings now in the process of forging their futures — are called spoiled and unfocused; they’re said to be ruining the housing market, the tradition of marriage and their parents’ pocketbooks. “Lazy, entitled narcissists,” TIME magazine declared. “Who cares about a career? Not Gen Y,” wrote Forbes senior editor-at-large Patricia Sellers. But they also seem faced with losing prospects at every turn — most obviously when they go looking for a job/Heidi Groover, Inlander. More here.
Question: Is the Milennial(s) in your family having trouble finding work?
So, am I the only one who has to spend time at my desk today? Another S-R blog ran a thread titled “The Long Weekend Loose Thread,” which is fine, but the blog host put it up YESTERDAY. Geez.
Did your weekend already begin? What are your plans for the Fourth of July eve?