Today's generation. The Millennials. "Worst generation ever." "The ME ME ME Generation." There are many commentaries on those born from mid-80s to 2000, and frankly, none of them are very positive. Honestly? As a parent of three millennials, myself, I find it very disconcerting and I don't like it.
There is a lot that goes into "creating" or "molding" a generation of people: Their parenting, their environment, their education and coaching and training. I would say that if we put down a generation for their failures or lack of "gumption," we really need to point that finger back at all of ourselves.
Whether you are happy or disgusted with our most recent election results, it definitely put a big
I would love to get YOUR feedback. Where do you see a need for personal growth? What are your goals? What do you think you do well....specifically? Who are the classmates you admire, and for what? THIS is where it starts. I want to say as a member of the previous generation, I am sorry for the ways that WE have failed YOU. We all need to work together to make this world a place we can all learn, grow, fall down, and get back up again in...a place where we can learn to interact with each other, to endure awkwardness, and to find time to just think and create and be innovators! What a great goal for 2017!
Please watch this video all the way through, and give your feedback, as well. I look forward to your posts!
1. Where do you see a need for personal growth?
2. What are your goals?
3. What do you do especially well?
4. Who are 1-3 classmates you admire, and why?
5. Reaction to video...what hit you, what felt true, why?
I think we can make millennials a truly GREAT generation that can climb the mountains of challenge willingly, with true grit, and bring a lot of bright innovation into the world!!
Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hER0Qp6QJNU