Why baby boomer bosses need to change their style for millennials

Why baby boomer bosses need to change their style for millennials

Posted June 14, 2018 07:06:06 Bosses need to change their management style for millennials if they want to keep their future employees engaged, say work experts, who argue the era of the authoritarian office leader is nearing an end. “What we’re seeing these days is a whole new population is …

The ‘gig economy’ is cheating millennials, so why are they its biggest fans?

The ‘gig economy’ is cheating millennials, so why are they its biggest fans?

By Alana Schetzer Posted June 08, 2018 05:00:00 Photo: Millennials are alleging exploitation in the “gig economy”, but they’re also it’s main customers. (triple j Hack: Avani Dias) According to The Jetsons, the problems of the 21st century were meant to be your robot servant losing a screw or your …

It’s not (just) about the money, millennials say

It’s not (just) about the money, millennials say

Posted May 16, 2018 17:51:15 Photo: The 2018 Deloitte Millennial Survey shows a low point in young people’s perception of business ethics. (Unsplash: Andy Beales) In a time when tales of corporate greed and misconduct abound, is it any wonder young people’s confidence in business ethics has plunged? This year’s …

Budget 2018 ignores millennials’ housing woes by propping up elderly homeowners

Budget 2018 ignores millennials’ housing woes by propping up elderly homeowners

By Rachel Ong Updated May 10, 2018 09:21:37 Photo: Much more remains to be done on the policy front to achieve meaningful improvements in housing affordability for millennials. (ABC News: Rhiannon Shine) Pre-election budgets usually contain sweeteners for every major demographic group in the population. Treasurers typically bend over backwards …

Millennials may feel hard done by, but they’ve had more income growth than baby boomers

Millennials may feel hard done by, but they’ve had more income growth than baby boomers

Posted April 20, 2018 06:01:42 Photo: Australians aged from 25 to 34 have actually enjoyed increases in their incomes compared to the population average. (Supplied: Pexel/snapwiresnaps) Related Story: Why millennials are getting stuck in low-paid jobs for longer Related Story: I looked at hundreds of millennials’ CVs and this is …

Content warnings are simply making Millennials more scared of life

Content warnings are simply making Millennials more scared of life

SINCE beginning my studies at the Australian National University, I’ve noticed a serious flaw in my fellow students’ approach to mental health. Their frequent use of trigger warnings — or ‘content warnings’, as they’re more often referred — is a grave mental health concern that seems to be flying under …