Millennials aren’t as self-obsessed as you think




This argument isn’t new: Millennials, or those born between 1980 and the mid-’90s, are lazy, apathetic, entitled, narcissistic — the “Selfie Generation,” too obsessed with technology to make lasting, meaningful connections.

But as most millennials will tell you, those are exceedingly unfair generalizations. Gen Y does care. In fact, 84% of millennials say that knowing they’re making a positive difference in the world is more important than any professional recognition.

Welzoo, an online charity driving service, and Column Five created a new video campaign, dubbed “The Millennial Rebuttal,” to fight these stereotypes. Read more…

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