Millennials think differently about a lot of things.
They believe in the double bottom-line.
They don’t trust Corporate America.
They despise the traditional 9-to-5.
Despite starting a career in one of the worst economic downturns and drowning in student debt, Millennials are willing to forgo a “cush” traditional job for a lower paying opportunity that “matters”. Social entrepreneurship, tech start-ups, and #workfromwherever dominate Millennial conversation
Over half of Millennials believe the American Dream is dead, hence their demonstrated commitment to redefining success beyond three kids by thirty, a 4,000 sq foot home, and a gas-guzzling SUV. Entrepreneurship, tiny houses, and crowdfunding allow them to circumvent the established organizations that burned them – big business, mortgage companies, and traditional financial institutions.
The now largest generation on the planet is wielding their majority influence to impact everything from how we do business to our relationship with money.
Here are 15 statistics that’ll help you understand why Millennials think the way they do:
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