How millennials and Gen Z are reshaping the future of the workforce
Millennials and their younger “Gen Z” counterparts are used to facing sweeping criticism over their commitment to the workplace. Brandished the work-shy generation of “snowflake” tendencies, millennials are said to expect too much freedom of their employers, and yet 84 percent report to experiencing burnout from their excessive workloads.
However, the post-1980s cohort of employees is actually inspiring meaningful ideas that will change the future of work as we know it. That’s according to a new study from human resources research firm Inavero and freelancing website Upwork, which has highlighted four major ways in which the youngest members of the workforce are setting in motion fundamental change.