"Millennials" Posts

We Created the Digital Generation. Now What?

Those who live and work in the realm of technology play a special role in ensuring this world remains a safe, productive and equitable space.

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Millennials and Retirement Savings: Surprising Research Findings

Breaking away from generational stereotypes, Millennials are saving money for retirement at a higher rate than GenX and Baby Boomers, J.D. Power research finds.

Do Millennials Lack Grit?

Psychologist, author and MacArthur Fellow Angela Duckworth explores the Millennial workforce. Forrester Research weighs in, too.

3 Emerging Help Desk Trends

A recent Software Advice study reveals the type of help desk services that millennials prefer. ConnectWise VP Mark Sokol pinpoints the key trends.

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Found: Millennial Job Candidates

Where can your technology business find great Millennial talent? Sure, techie job search websites like Dice.com remain popular. And when it comes to the IT channel, keep a close eye (and contribute) to our own ChannelE2E Job Board. Other options? I’ve been surprised by the traction we found over the years using good old… CraigsList job boards. […]

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Retirement Savings: Geeks Are Struggling

Regardless of your generation — Millennial, Generation X or Baby Boomer — chances are you’re struggling to put aside retirement savings. Some of us in the technology sector hoped to build and sell companies that would fund our retirements. Others hoped the big IPO or lucrative stock options would deliver a windfall for our nest […]

An IT Service Desk for Millennials

In the ultra-crowded world of IT help desks and service management software, Freshdesk in mid-2015 raised another $50 million to better serve — wait for it — the millennial crowd. I’m always skeptical when a tech company says it caters to millennials. It often sounds like a publicity stunt — especially when a company can’t afford […]

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Enterprise IT Automation Still Lacking

Regardless of your generation — Millennial, Gen X or Baby Boomer — a common view of enterprise IT automation has emerged. In short, the “State of Work” still involves far too many manual tasks for all types of employees, according to a ServiceNow survey. The result? Less time for strategic initiatives, while limited productivity can trigger employee productivity […]