Millennials

How the rise of a liberal, social media–savvy generation is changing Chinese society

BEIJING — Lucifer does not follow Chinese politics. The 28-year-old musician in Beijing — who chose his English name “to be different” — doesn't read state media. He cannot name any of the standing committees of the Politburo, the seven men who steer the Chinese Communist Party, save for “Xi Dada,” …

China

Millennials Aren't Watching TV—At Least Until They're Older

If young Americans are watching TV, more than likely it's on their parents' couch.

TV

Underemployment of young people is the highest it has been in 40 years

Almost one in five young people have fewer hours of work than they want, with underemployment in the youth labour force at its highest level in 40 …

Employment

This CEO Makes Millennials Take His Snowflake Test (It May Make You Weep)

Oh, you'll enjoy some of the questions.<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>You know the drill.<p>Millennials are -- allegedly -- entitled, lazy, self-absorbed, whiny and buried in their gadgets.<p>Did I miss anything?<p>Who would want to …

Business Strategy

4 Ways Millennials Are Rewriting Career Rules and Changing The Workforce

The opinions expressed about millennials are often divisive, especially when it comes to the working world. Some believe millennials are entitled, …

Leadership

Colorectal Cancers Are Increasing in Millennials—7 Symptoms to Know

You’d be hard-pressed to find many millennials concerned about colorectal cancer. (Since cancer that affects the colon, aka large intestine, and rectum, which connects the colon to the anus, are so similar, they're often grouped together.) After all, these diseases largely impact older people. But …

Cancer

Young People Aren't Having as Much Sex as They Used To

Source: Yeko Photo Studio/Shutterstock<p>Oh, those Millennials. They're constantly hooking up and they're always on Tinder. They must be the most …

Psychology

Will Millennials Save the Car Business? - Reference Mark

The unexpected way millennials will affect the auto industry in years to come<p>Free Price Quote From a Local Dealer<p>View Special Offers<p>No Obligation, Fast & Simple Free New Car Quote<p>Change Car<p>It is the right, nay, the privilege of the older generation to disparage those who follow. Admit it. If you …

Transportation

Newswire: These new Spider-Man: Homecoming posters explore the laid-back side of superhero life

In a possible reminder that not every superhero needs to spend every second of every day brooding atop apocalyptic mountains, Sony has just released a new series of posters for <i>Spider-Man: Homecoming</i>, emphasizing the more casual side of superhero life.<p>They’re all pretty great, but our favorite has …

Culture

Decoding the millennial generation

TIME travel, as we know it, doesn't exist yet. But if you want a glimpse of the future, Garena is a good place to look. The future, it seems, is …

Singapore

Millennials have an average student debt of $41,286.60

A survey conducted online in February by research agency TNS found that 59 percent of millennials polled have “no idea” when they will be able to pay …

Loans

Millennials and baby boomers are taught to hate each other—but they need each other to survive

Recently I argued that generations are more divided than ever in the United States. This is evidenced in no small part by the recent election, in which younger voters overwhelmingly favored Hillary Clinton, whereas older voters favored US president Donald Trump.<p>This political dissonance has …

Generations

14 Cities Where Millennials Are Still Living With Their Parents

For the first time in more than 130 years, more young adults are living with their parents than are living alone, with a spouse or with roommates. …

5 Things You Need To Know About Millennials And Health

by , Columnist,<p>Youth may be wasted on the young, but when it comes to taking control of their health and well-being, Millennials are pretty much …

Health Care

What Do Millennials and Today's CEOs Have In Common?

, Paycom<p>HR industry experts have devoted a lot of time and research into demystifying millennial employees, only to discover that this younger generation has more in common with mature, seasoned employees than once thought.<p>This is especially true when it comes to the desire for day-one …

Leadership

Schmoozing the Millennials in Omni-Channel World

Representing half of India’s population, millennials are a major target and businesses are constantly evolving and accommodating to cater to this …

Marketing

At What Age Do Millennials Consider Themselves Adults? The Answer Will Stun You.

A new report has found that millennials don't consider themselves adults until they reach the age of 30.<p>Yes, you read that correctly.<p>According to <i>The</i> …

Conservative POV

Turns Out This Is Where Millennials Want To Buy A Home Most

<i>This story originally appeared on LearnVest as “Millennials Are Flocking to These 3 Cities (They’re Not Where You Think)“</i><p>Salt Lake City. Home to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints; host of the 2002 Winter Olympics; and Millennial hot spot?<p>Turns out the Utah capital tops the list of …

Real Estate

Great Job, Internet!: Read This: A cultural history of “Millennial Pink,” the Instagram-ready hue of our age

If there’s one thing <i>The Devil Wears Prada</i> taught us, it’s that we normal plebeians just aren’t smart enough to understand fashion. And reading <i>New York</i>’s lengthy new article on the apparently pervasive color “Millennial Pink” is a bit like having Miranda Priestly lecture you about the difference …

Culture

Millennial Pink Interiors Have Long Been in Vogue

This week, New York Magazine adroitly pointed out the confluence, or perhaps ascension, of a certain color-geared trend. Millennial pink—in case you haven’t heard the term by now—is that pale dusty hue mysteriously beloved by the young. Think rose gold jewelry, Yes Way Rosé, Acne Studios shopping …

Fashion

Online Marketing News: Millennial Micro Influencers, Apple Clips, Facebook Seasons

<b>Infographic: Who Is the Millennial Female Micro Influencer?</b><br>Who is a millennial female micro influencer? How does she compare to your average social …

Digital Marketing

Suki Waterhouse and Poppy Jamie Give A 60-Second Tutorial On How To Embrace Millennial Pink

The Pop + Suki co-founders new movable pop-up shop is an explosion of the generation's hottest color<p>Suki Waterhouse and Poppy Jamie were on to something when they made the color foundation for their accessories line, Pop + Suki, a true pink. The line, which includes things like a versatile camera …

Fashion

Millennials And The Rise Of #FoodPorn

by , Columnist,<p>Many years before obsessively photographing food became the socially acceptable practice that it is today, my dad used to send me …

Food

How Millennial Women are Avoiding News Burnout

<i>Real women share with us their tactics for staying informed without feeling overwhelmed by the news.</i><p><i>This is the first in a series of posts by</i> <i>Girls’</i> …

Journalism

3 Life-Saving Reasons Millennials Need To Stop Avoiding Doctor Checkups

When was the last time you went to the doctor?<p>I’m not talking about urgent care when you had a mono scare or needed a few stitches. I’m talking about …

Health Care

The Most Popular Social Networks With Millennials, Gen X, and Baby Boomers

Although Facebook is the most popular social network across generations, it's not as dominant with younger consumers as with older consumers, …

Generations

Odds Are, Your Culture Will Look Like This in 2020

The business landscape is changing. This is what the work force will demand in the next three years.<p>A recent study by the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) reports that Millennials will comprise 50 percent of the workforce by 2020. Based on the law of averages, within three years, your …

Leadership

Stop Worrying About Millennials Leaving Your Company

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Leadership

Explaining remaining: Millennials may move less because fewer of them own homes

Explaining remainingMillennials may move less because fewer of them own homes<p>That would turn conventional wisdom, that renting is better for labour …

Business (UK)

How Millennials And Social Media Changed The World

Remember that little thing that happened in November last year? The one where the world was left shocked, stunned and open-mouthed? When Donald Trump did the impossible?<p>Chances are, if you're aged between 18 and 35 you read about it online, posted your reaction, tweeted your fears, saw a …

Social Media Marketing