From Skateboarding to Onboarding: How to Make Millennials Your Best Workers

From Skateboarding to Onboarding: How to Make Millennials Your Best Workers

Presenter: Trevor Finch, Senior Recruitment Consultant, Construction Division, Pinnacle

When Gen Xers entered the workforce, their Boomer elders were irritated and thought of them as slackers, cynical, irresponsible, among other things. Sound familiar? This is not a new problem.

“Kids these days,” is simply history repeating itself. Today’s young workers have their unique qualities that pose challenges for their managers because they appear to conflict with the office norm. Understanding these qualities and addressing them will help make Millennials more productive, while making their managers’ lives easier.

Trevor Finch is Senior Recruitment Consultant for Pinnacle’s Construction Division. He has a degree in communications and almost 20 years combined experience in marketing, communications and recruitment.