Patience May Be A Virtue But Can It Become A Skill?

One of the self-reported challenges Millennials face in the workplace is a lack of patience. They are keenly aware that having limited experience stymies the pace at which they desire to advance in their careers. One of my interviewees commented, “From a cognitive...

Millennial Culture Shock

It became very clear to me early in the study that Millennials experience culture shock when they transition from college life to work. While in school they eagerly anticipate making the transition into a career but when they finally get there it is not entirely what...

The Return of the Millennials

About eight years ago, the HR world was buzzing about Millennials (Gen Y). Research on the subject was just appearing and there were articles in the business press, conference presentations and Gen Y consultants sprouting up. 60 Minutes even produced a segment called...