One in Four: New Public Policy Institute Report Spotlights Millennial Family Caregivers

En español | When people talk about family caregivers, Millennials are not always part of the conversation. Yet as the report Caregiving in the U.S. 2015 found, close to 1 in 4 family caregivers (24%) are Millennials. Nevertheless, this caregiver group still hasn’t received much attention or been the subject of much exploration. A new PPI Spotlight report from the AARP Public Policy Institute (PPI), Millennials: The Emerging Generation of Family Caregivers, helps fill this gap and provides the first …

For Your Kids, the Upside of Job Hunting in a Down Economy

The new wave of college grads plunging into the job search will confront a not-much-improved economy. If that wasn’t bad enough, these millennials – portrayed as the “Me, Me, Me Generation” – come to the marketplace with “spoiled” stamped on their résumés. New research by an Emory business school professor, however, indicates that the narcissistic stereotype might not fit current and recent grads. Using data from three studies that looked at older generations, Emily Bianchi found that those entering the workforce …