Dec 15
Respect for Millennials
15 Dec, 2012. 0 Comments. Change, Respectful Leadership. Posted By: Gregg Ward
Born between the late 1970’s and the early 2000’s, Millennials (aka Gen Y, Gen Next, Echo Boomers) are a consistent topic of conversation in the workplace. Not surprisingly; the US Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that over 35% of our current workforce is comprised of Millennials, while some studies (Pew Foundation, Lynch) project this number to grow to 46% by 2020. Many companies assume that Millennials will comprise 50% or more of their leadership ranks in the next ten years. These are striking statistics. But what’s even more striking are some of the attitudes that boomers and other generations have…