The truth about generations: Why millennials aren’t special snowflakes

The truth about generations: Why millennials aren’t special snowflakes

12th February 20190Byadmin

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PEOPLE born between the mid-80s and early 2000s have been called many things: Generation Y, the Net Generation and, more usually, millennials. Now, a new name is growing in popularity: the Burnout Generation.

The argument, laid out in a viral BuzzFeed article last month, is that growing up, millennials were unduly affected by the financial crisis of the late 2000s and pressured by a new wave of intensive parenting. As a result, they are uniquely overambitious, overworked and overwhelmed.

The description rang true to …

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