If you couldn’t see how old someone was, one little difference would tell you whether he or she was a Baby Boomer or a Millennial: the way they respond when you say, “Thank you”.
Here’s a fascinating explanation of why those of us “of a certain age” reply, “You’re welcome” and go a little nuts when our kids respond, “No problem.” Read on!
Are you as tired as I am of always hearing bad news? I’m planning to devote Mondays to sharing something positive.
Today: Contrary to a common perception that millennials (born between 1980-1996; e.g. my kids) are only concerned with partying and Instagram, consider:
- 75% would take a pay cut to work for a responsible company AND
- 84% say that making the world a better place is more important than achieving professional success.
More good news: It’s almost Tuesday 🙂