OK, there is way too much chatter about how different the Millennials are. I just don’t buy it. But instead of writing a long, boring post about it – let me introduce you to one of my personal favorite blogs Fake Steve Jobs.
He starts this post about Fortune magazine – but goes off on a rant about “The Millennials” – and get it just right. (Caution – strong language involved!)
“Story is about how hard it is to deal with these crazy Gen Y kids because they’re so different from the rest of us. How so? Well, see, these kids who are just getting out of college today are all super idealistic and filled with loads of self-esteem (read: they really think they’re la leche) and they’re total rule-breakers, man, who won’t settle for anything less than cool meaningful jobs with bosses who totally respect and admire them and think everything they do is super special. Whew! Wow! What’s that all about, eh? ”