Gen Y is routinely painted as being spoiled, shiftless, and contrary. Millennials are blamed for pretty much everything–any downturns in the economy, rapidly changing social
A learning moment for this Boomer: A Gen Z student asked permission to draft with paper & pencil before typing-up in Word. I said
Faculty members, have you ever returned a set of final exams or end-of-term projects only to have younger students complain that they deserved a “break”
Are Millennials really self-centered? Are Boomers all workaholics? In their 2008 article, Johnson and Lopes reject the belief that workers can be judged by stereotypes of their generations.
We all know that there is a trend toward an older society and, in turn, an older workforce. This trend is rooted in decreased birth rates, economic challenges facing those of traditional retirement age, and a changing definition of what constitutes “old.” Some theorists even champion the idea of the “third age”—