City embraces millennials' work trends

Imagine a career where you're in charge of managing your own time, centred around what you know to be your most productive hours. You fill your work day according to what suits you best. You work for yourself, or you work with others, but you aren't confined to the same workspace, all day, every day.

September 28, 2016

Coaching Commitment Attracts Millennials

Coaching Commitment Attracts Millennials How can you attract and retain millennial candidates? Try focusing on your company's coaching program. By Teresa Hopke and Kenneth Matos There's little debate these days about how millennials are placing a premium on professional development.

September 23, 2016

10 things Millennials bring to the workplace

Millennials are confident entrepreneurial thinkers who adapt to change. Why should you hire a Millennial? The fact is there are more job opportunities in agriculture than there are graduates to fill them. Meanwhile, nearly 40% of the U.S. labor force are Millennials, born between 1980 and 1995 (or 2000 depending on the source).

September 21, 2016

The Millennial Majority are driving transformation

Millennials are the majority of the workforce, with more than half of them already ascending into leadership roles and transforming business. A new white paper from Deloitte and the Bille Jean King Leadership Initiative has collected and analyzed three years worth of data, with its findings demonstrating that purpose-driven millennials seek innovation and collaboration, and using technology that enables flexibility to help get the job done.

September 19, 2016

Would you take career advice from someone much younger?

Here's a trend worth watching: baby-boomer executives and directors being mentored by millennial managers - and taking career advice from people half their age. It's not as crazy as it sounds. I've come across a few baby-boomer chairmen and executives lately who are including millennials in their circle of mentors.

September 17, 2016

Millennial workforce: Handle with care

The Millennials of today are much different and unique than we have ever been. This mysterious generation has been the unorthodox kind, who has never been satiated with anything conventional. The standard operative procedures may not apply to them, and they are the ones who intend to flow within their comfort zones to deliver results that are par excellence.

September 14, 2016