Google searching “millennials in the workplace” inevitably brings up some negative opinions related to the generation. However, it’s time for a change in perspective.
You’re tired all day at work and using lots of coffee to try to stay awake. By now you may even have a pretty good tolerance for it and it doesn’t work as much anymore.
There will be days when you will think of just quitting because it’s easier than trying to prove them that you deserve the role and that you’ve worked hard to get there.
Humanness, in short, builds our confidence to act by eliciting our emotional engagement. This is critical for reshaping and reimagining industry boundaries.
I’m not going to leave my office job in my office cubicle. I’m not going to tell my boss that it is in fact me who steals his iced tea out of the fridge every week. I’m not going to light my paycheck on fire or shave my head and move to a remote jungle in Belize. But I am going to make a promise to myself that things won’t be this way forever.
I realized that I had wasted five important years of my life for the wrong person. I was determined to be strong about it and decided that I would never cry or harm myself for her. I knew she didn’t deserve me.
She doesn’t know what she would do without her work. It’s what makes her feel complete. It’s what makes her feel like her life has a purpose.
Inspiring me by the quality of your work, willingness to teach and eagerness to learn.
Instead of being busy all day while being chained to a desk, I focused on being productive and it was extremely lucrative.
I made the biggest mistake of my life. I chose my career over him. He couldn’t even forgive me—that’s when he cheated on me with another girl.