Millennials Desire Comprehensive Training When Starting A New Job

Geography: United States Research Source: Qualtrics Date: May 2017 Findings:  Top 5 things Millennials want when they start a new job I’m sufficiently trained — 40% Expectations and goals are clearly set — 31% I’m provided all the information needed to do my job — 30% I’m given reasonable goals and timelines — 26% Leaders seem invested in […]

When Starting a New Job, Millennials Seek Clear Goals Over Autonomy

Geography: United States Research Source: CNBC Date: April 2017 Findings:  When starting a new job… 40% of millennials want to be sufficiently trained 31% of millennials want their expectations and goals to be clearly set 30% of millennials want to be provided with all the information they need to do their job 26% of millennials want to be […]

Busting Millennial Stereotypes

Geography: United States Research Source: Fit Small Business Date: April 2017 Findings:  34% of millennials selected healthcare as their top priority, with only 5% wanting an equity stake, and 7% looking for perks. When asked “How much shorter of a commute would make you consider changing a job?”, 43% answered that they don’t care how long they have […]

Family and House Hold Tendencies Differ among Generations

Geography: United States Research Source: National Center For Family and Marital Research  Date: April 2017 Findings:

Healthcare Is The #1 Desire For Millennials

Geography: United States Research Source: Benenson Strategy Group & Daniella Koren  Date: April 2017 Findings:  86% of millennials are insured, and 85% said it is “absolutely essential” or “very important” to have coverage, according to the survey. That compares to 74% who said the same thing for home internet service and 66% who said the same thing for a mobile […]

Millennials Bring The Manufacturing Industry Hope

Geography: United States Research Source:  Proto Labs Date: April 2017 Findings:  Nearly half of U.S. millennials (47%) think there will be enough qualified professionals to fill manufacturing job demands in the next 10 years. A marked increase from the only 35% of Generation Xers and baby boomers who think the jobs demand will be met. 37% of […]

Millennials Flock To DC Just To Leave

Geography: United States Research Source: American University’s Kogod School of Business & Kogod Greater Washington Millennial Index Date: March 2017 Findings:  Only 9% of Millennials say they will definitely not leave in the next five years. Two-thirds of Washington’s 20- and 30-somethings said they would consider moving out of the area for the right job. Arlington residents were most […]

Family’s Are Starting Later Due To Financial Worries

Geography: United States Research Source: CareerBuilder Date: March 2017 Findings:  83% of women over the age of 25 who plan to have children are postponing starting a family to focus on their career, compared to 79% of men. Wanting to earn and save enough money to provide for their family was the top reason given by both women […]

Millennials Show Concerns About Retirement, Yet Fail to Start Saving

Geography: United States —Research Source: Business Insider —Date: February 2017 —Findings:  52% of millennials (US adults aged 25 to 39) believe the nation’s mounting financial inequality has rendered a secure retirement a luxury afforded to only a select few. Aside from the nation’s current retirees — primarily the silent generation (those older than 70) — every other […]

I Get By With A Little Help From Mom & Dad

Geography: United States —Research Source: New York Times —Date: February 2017 —Findings:  40% of people in their early 20s get financial help from their parents to cover living expenses like rent—and the average payout is around $3,000 per year. 53% of young people who studied art and design reportedly receive financial assistance from their parents to the tune of […]