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What does Gen Y want from an employer, from life? Quotes and thoughts from a panel of people aged 20-27.

What does Gen Y want from an employer, from life? Quotes and thoughts from a panel of people aged 20-27.

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  • 1. Presented by Kevin Wheeler
    Graphics by Eileen Clegg
    Youth & Innovation
  • 2. 2
  • 3. Gen Y Values – Key to Innovation
    Optimistic
    Empowered
    Ambitious
    Passionate
    Resourceful
    Collaborative
    Entrepreneurial
    Loyal
    Communicators
    Confident
  • 4. 4
    Work for love, not money
    Attracted to opportunities, not status
    Look for challenge, not tenure
    Demand that work be engaging & fun, not drudgery
  • 5. Complexity
    Generally good at
    Learning how to simplify – reduce to simpler/essential levels.
    Leveraging group knowledge – Crowd-Sourcing.
    Identifying mentors and advisors who can be quickly accessed.
  • 6. Collaboration
    Learning to collaborate virtually
    Consensus decision making
    Building alliances and relationships
    Leveraging social networks
  • 7. Creativity
    Exploring and experimenting
    Being open to the new and different
    Building diversity into everything
    Taking chances
    Being an entrepreneur
  • 8. Thanks!
    Boomers can Write to me at :
    kwheeler@futureoftalent.org
    Gen X can Read my blog at:
    http://byteeoh.com
    Gen Y Follow me on Twitter at:
    www.twitter.com/kwheeler