Spoiled and Entitled: Millennials as a Whole, or Just a Bad Egg?

Dear NBC/Today Show intern, Thanks for helping to give Gen Y a bad name — now on national television (skip to 4:30, then approximately 10:45). Sincerely, Angela Stefano *** Newsflash, Gen Y-ers: older generations (and, judging from this video, some with some serious clout in the entertainment/news industry) think we’re spoiled, self-absorbed, entitled little brats. […]

An introduction to co-working

You may not realize, but whenever you sit down at your local coffee shop with a cappuccino and your computer, you’re “co-working.” Co-working is a pattern of working that’s recently been gaining popularity with the proliferation of mobile tools such as notebooks and wireless internet. Since employees are now able to work from anywhere, sometimes […]

Mentors, why you should get one or be one.

“A mentor is someone who allows you to see the hope inside yourself.” –Oprah Winfrey Everyone knows what a mentor is. The mentor has more experience than the apprentice and provides insight and knowledge to the protégé.  I have a few people in my life that have provided me with mentorship. James Hodgins, one of […]

Who Is Gen Y?

We have been labeled as Millennials, Generation Y, Generation Me, Generation Why, Generation.com, Wired Generation, MyPod Generation, Baby Boomlets, Echo Boomers, Boomerang Generation, Gen Next, Generation “Have you hugged your child today” and many more. We have been called lazy, spoilt, overprotected, cocky, narcissistic, and dependent daydreamers and idealists. We have been called the black […]