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5 Things Millennials Want From Today’s Workplace

5 Things Millennials Want From Today’s Workplace

By around 2020, it’s thought Millennials (born between 1980 and the mid-90s) will make up the bulk of the working population. So, as a business, how can you meet the demands and challenges of this demographic? Let’s look at what Millennials want – and how you can give it to them.  1. A long-term plan Unsurprisingly, the Millennial generation is set to live and work for longer than its predecessors. The Generation Debt interactive shows the average life expectancy for Millennials is 80 years of age and rising, compared to 73 years for the Baby Boomers. How will employers meet this change? Workplaces and working hours designed for the older employee could become a major part of corporate planning. 2. Goals, aims and development Unlike previous generations, Millennials intend to jump ar... »