Fake News or Just BS ? Why You Should Be Skeptical of Generation-Bashing Workplace Surveys

John Hollon Generations, John Hollon

Why are so many people so into generation bashing today? For years, I’ve heard people gripe about the shortcomings of the Millennial generation, as if Gen X and the Baby Boomers (of which I am one) are somehow perfect and didn’t have their own challenges. I’ve written this before, but I’m sick and tired of the non-stop drumbeat that Millennials …

5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, HR, HR & Marketing, in the news, This Week in HR

Welcome back to another great week with your favorite blogging team! Here are five things to get your week started right: 1. The Incredible Shrinking Incomes of Young Americans: It’s repetitive for some to hear, but important for everybody to know: You can’t explain Millennial economic behavior without explaining that real wages for young Americans have collapsed. 2. How to Know …

5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, This Week in HR

We’re back again with 5 pieces of HR news to get your week started off right: 1. Company limits bathroom breaks to 6 minutes a day: Spend more than 6 minutes a day in the bathroom at Chicago’s WaterSaver Faucet company and you’ll face disciplinary measures. 2. How to Start Planning for Recruiting Gen Z: However you refer to them, Generation Z (born …