How millennials navigate their careers: young adult views on work, life and success


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A new survey of more than 1,100 young adults aged 22-35 by the Boston College Center for Work and Family (BCCWF) explores how young adults navigate their careers and lives. This report provides much needed insight into the aspirations and desires of the newest generation in the professional workforce. As millennials are becoming the largest generation in workplaces today, it is essential to understand what drives them to select an employer and what aspects of the employee experience foster their growth and loyalty to an organization. In this study, BCCWF researchers surveyed millennial...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Employment; Research; Outcomes; Career development; Demographics

Keywords: Young worker; Survey; Aspirations; Job searching; Employers; Job satisfaction

Geographic subjects: United States; North America

Published: Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts: Boston College Center for Work and Family, 2015

Physical description: 37 p.

Access item: Millennials Navigate their Careers

Resource type: Report

Document number: TD/TNC 124.275

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