It’s a Generational Thing: Hire those Millennials!

November 15, 2013 6:07 pm Published by Joy Galia Meyouhas

Over the past few weeks, we’ve shared who makes up the Millennial Generation and have given you an understanding of what they want. Now the time has come to embrace Generation Y and make a Millennial your next hire! These up-and-coming workers are the future of your business. With different values, the Millennial Generation brings both an enlightened perspective and meaningful work to the table. Their innovative ideas and ambition will blaze a path for your business, as they continue to learn and grow.

These 20-somethings are highly motivated, tech-savvy multitaskers that you simply can no longer ignore.

  • With the toughest job market in decades, the best news for any Millennial is that someone might actually hire you! This article, written by Rick Newman, breaks down the myth that we’re all cut out to be entrepreneurs. Corporate level jobs are hankering for a fresh outlook and Millennials are the source.
  • The Millennial Generation will make up 75% of the U.S. workforce by 2025. Here’s an infographic that simply—and colorfully– evaluates why Millennials are the next big thing in business.
  • Companies are already taking this bull by the horns as they spend record-breaking amounts to recruit these pioneers. Lisa Orrel details 5 highly effective tips for recruiting the hottest commodity in today’s workforce.

We given you a glimpse into the future–now what are you planning to do with it? How do you think Millennials can contribute to your company?  Your opinions matter, and I’d love to hear what you have to say in the comments below!

 Joy

This post was written by Joy Galia Meyouhas