The Best Books for Young People to Read in 2020

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Among some, Millennials are famous for instant gratification and short attention spans. To some degree those criticisms may be true, but they certainly aren’t true for everyone, and it’s certainly not something all young people should simply accept as inevitable. That is where books come in. The internet is great. More than that, it’s revolutionary, it’s made it easier to … Read More

On Why Everything Will Be Alright for Millennials

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You would have to be wearing some very rosy glasses to think that everything is going great for Millennials. As with past generations Millennials, currently ages 23 to 38 (although some say it’s more like 26 to 38), have some obstacles they need to face. In addition to those common to all generations of young people, Millennials are also facing … Read More

How Did Millennials Become Such Homebodies?

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More than any other generation Millennials seem to be spending time at home. And not just spending time, they’re reveling in it. One study found that Americans between the ages of 18 and 24 spend a whopping 70% more time at home than the general US population. The Young Hermit There is an odd thing happening on social media and … Read More

The Birth of ‘Ok Boomer’ and the Death of Friendly Generational Relations

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Age-based generational divides are nothing new. Famously, they occurred between the ‘Silent/Greatest Generations’ and the ‘Baby Boomers’ in the 1960s. The Baby Boomers represented progress and freedom while the old-guard, the Silent and Greatest Generations represented conformity and stagnation. This may or may not actually be what happened, but to the victors goes history, and the Baby Boomers won. Now … Read More

Electric Cars Are Within Millennial Reach

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Millennials and Generation Z care more about the environment than any other generation in history. There are a number of reasons for this, mainly the fact that the world’s youngest generations were raised in a world where global warming was a term very much on everyone’s minds. Scientist have known for a long time about the damages of human behavior … Read More

Today’s Millennials Are the Wellness Generation

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Over the last twenty years, healthy eating has become mainstream. Eating a salad is no longer just the purview of wacky health-nuts and fruit smoothies are now considered a viable alternative to many sugar-filled coffees drinks. Other things like the multi-trillion dollar “wellness” industry—comprised of things like yoga, boutique fitness, and meditation—are driven in large part by Millennials in particular. … Read More

A Few Fun Political Facts About Millennials

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If you are a Millennial, odds are, you are no stranger to people generalizing and telling you things about “your generation” being this way and that way. Many of such claims, often made by older friends and relatives, are dubious at best. Why? Because the Millennial generation is still so young that it is still quite hard for sociologists to … Read More

Millennial in the Workplace – Are They Different? And If so, How?

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It’s 12am on a Monday and boss, Jim, asks his new Millennial employee (let’s call her “Vicky”) if she can “Grab him a cup of coffee.” Vicky pulls out her earbuds, “Oh,” she says, “I’m on my break.” This scenario is the sweaty nightmare of baby-boomer managers across the world. According to many, Millennials are entitled, lazy, impatient, and often … Read More

Millennial Loneliness and Connecting in the Modern World

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In a recent study by YouGov, over 20-percent of Millennials said they have “no friends.” A further 30-percent said they have “no best-friend.” This is particularly odd, and concerning, considering Millennials are only between 23 to 38 years old. You might expect to see such depressing numbers if you were looking at people over the age of, say, 70. But … Read More

How to Eat Well for More than Just Looks

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There is more to your health than how you look in the mirror. While trendy diets like Keto and Paleo promise to help you shed pounds the lack of long-term studies on these diets does raise some questions. Namely, are they consistent with an overall healthy lifestyle? And, actually, that question begs another, even more important question: what does it … Read More