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Managing the New Generation by Carolin Rekar Munro

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Shattering myths about Gen Y

While traveling across North America and meeting hundreds of Gen Ys as part of my research, I was struck by Gen Y's deep-seated concern about the myths that others subscribe to about their generation. These assumptions cause Gen Y a considerable amount of angst; they feel both misunderstood and misinterpreted. As well, these myths are highly destructive. They have the potential to erode working relationships even before they begin, and they can sabotage opportunities to build high performing and productive work teams.

If our goal is to establish ourselves as leaders in our respective industries, that is, people want to work for us, customers and clients seek our services, and other companies pursue us as partners, then ...

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