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One (more) reason why young staff are more qualified for social media jobs

Often, organizations hire young staffers to fill social media jobs. Is this an example of ageism in the workforce? I used to think so. After reviewing media consumption logs maintained by a Canadian university class recently, I gained a different perspective. 252 more words

Social Media

Grumpy old Kate or visionary?

My first job out of school was with a big company. Very large…like 10,000 employees large. When people asked which department I worked in, I would respond… 477 more words

Humor

How to Attract Young Workers

While newer workers are inexpensive, and trained to date, older workers have built effective work relationships with your customers, and they are aware of their job description and the most effective methods to perform each task. 85 more words

The Organisation

Building a movement to combat student debt, CWA offers free, public clinics in Minneapolis

Naomi Holmes will run out of deferments on $57,000 in student debt this winter. Howard Terry took out a $30,000 loan to finish his graduate degree at the University of Phoenix. 617 more words

Politics

Brave new world of work: How to keep young workers safe

Do you remember your first job? Was it bar work as a student, stacking shelves in the summer holidays or temping in a call centre? Whatever it was, you probably found it a daunting task on your first day. 585 more words

Health And Safety Standards

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Millennials and the Changing Workplace Dynamics

The millennial generation is rapidly taking over the Baby Boomers’ role as business leaders. It is estimated that more than half of today’s workforce (in the U.S.) is—or is expected to be—born after the 1980s. 290 more words