Millennials

There's one thing millennials aren't ruining: haunted houses

Millennials are blamed for a handful (read: heaps) of things. The demise of department stores — also, as it turns out, Hooters. Ruining brunch. Taking over the internet one selfie and politically-charged tweet at a time. Disrupting the traditional 9:00 to 5:00 workflow with their work-...

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 9:41pm

Millennials would rather date a convicted felon than a Trump supporter

President Trump is seriously underwater with millennials. Apparently, so are his millennial supporters. That's at least according to conservative website The Daily Caller, which hit the D.C. streets to ask millennials if they would rather date a convicted felon or a Trump supporter....

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 4:39pm

NYC a top city for millennials who live with their mom

Mother’s day is around the corner, do you have plans to take your mom out to brunch? Or maybe you can wake her up with breakfast right in bed if you’re one of the millions of young adults still living at home. More millennials age 24 to 36 are living at home with their moms now than...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 11:56am

Boston is the second most-millennial city

There’s a lot of research about the impact of millennials, from what industries they’re “killing” with their spending habits to what jobs they’re bolstering as they take over the workforce. But where exactly are all these millennials living, and what cities are they...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 2:39pm

Don't feel like a Millennial or a Gen Xer? They've got a name for that

Generational lines are often blurred. I’m a Millennial for sure (minus the part where I'm supposed to be uber entitled), and by Pew Research’s standards — anyone born between 1981 and 1996 — I definitely make the cut. Some sources, however, say I missed the Gen Y boat...

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 5:31pm

Do millennials care more about money than love?

A lot has been said about the lack of work ethic of those young kids we call millennials. The old guard likes to jump on every opportunity to grumble from their rocking chairs and label them as good-for-nothing slackers. But as a recent study found out, millennials are more focused on advancing...

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 4:05pm

Avocado Rat living best life; Hails from Brooklyn... obvs

There was Pizza Rat.   LINK IN BIO - Master Splinter headed off to feed #TMNT A post shared by Matt Little (@mattlittle) on Sep 21, 2015 at 10:03am PDT And Mail Rat. And now, just as millennials have come in and taken over brunch with their avocado toast and...

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 6:30pm

Is a ‘beta marriage’ a better marriage?

You’re in a relationship. Being with that special someone is more magical than you could have ever imagined. What’s next? Splitting the rent? A diamond ring? Or vowing to stay together “’til death do you part?” What if you could test drive marriage with a limited-time...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 1:59pm

Thanks again, Millennials! Hooters is shutting down locations 'cause y'all just aren't into boobs

Hooters. The "breastaurant" where you can order average-at-best bar food like hot wings while being served by well-endowed waitresses. But like any good thing, Millennials are being blamed for the cleavage-abundant eatery's downfall. Hooters is shutting down some locations and it...

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 7:49pm

19-year-olds are as inactive as 60-year-olds, study finds

The millennial generation has a sedentary lifestyle. Not really a shocking statement. Millennials, those born between 1982 and 2004, have a rep for thinking they are entitled to everything, but guys… get it together. A new study found that you’re as inactive as senior citizens. Well,...

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 8:55pm

Millennials are killing it

Millennials, you guys are killing it. Literally. From napkins to movies, the media and economists are blaming the downfall of just about every industry on the rise of the millennial generation. At 75 million strong, millennials are the most populous generation in the United States right now and...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 3:10pm

Are millennials done with Philly?

Millennials love Philly.Or at least, that's what we've been told over the last several years. Recent studies told us that Philadelphia is the ideal city for that fickle demographic born roughly between1982 and 1998, with its thriving job and real estate markets.In less than a decade, Philly saw a...

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 9:01pm

Why millennials aren't using fabric softener

If you want to look young, don't buy fabric softener.According to a Wall Street Journal report cited by Fortune, fabric softener is not as popular is it once was, with liquid sales dropping15 percent overall between 2007 and 2015.One group that reportedly isn't buying fabric softener is millennials...

Saturday, December 17, 2016 - 7:16am

More workers choosing ‘agile’ employment over full-time: Study

Full-time employment isout, and the “agile workforce” is in.A new study called “Workplace 2025” from staffing company Randstad US found that a greater number of workers and employers are opting for freelance, consultant, temporary or contract opportunities instead of traditional full-time positions...

Friday, December 16, 2016 - 7:44pm

Gen Z is adulting so hard right now

Apparently, Gen Z got the memo that a sense of purpose and office ping-pong don’t go far when it comes to career-building. This latest generation’s biggest motivator? Money, according to a recent report from career behemoth Monster. RELATED:How to deal with a toxic employeeThe report, based on a...

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 9:29pm

And the coolest neighborhood in America is...

Cool – the elusiveje ne sais quoiwe all want, can't define, but know it when we see it.So what makes a neighborhood cool? Cushman& Wakefield, a commercial real estate company, is trying to figure out that fickle aesthetic in a new report, "Cool Streets," that examines the 100 hip 'hoods in the...

Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 8:54pm

Millennials want NYC, but Philly is better

Perhaps millennials don’t know what’s best for them.In a recent survey, one-in-five Gen Y-ers said New York is their ideal city, with fewer than 1 percent saying the same of Philadelphia. But research has shown that Philly has outranked its more metropolitan competitors when it comes to qualities...

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 9:08pm

Millennial men will take time off for themselves, but not their kids

Millennials desire meaningful careers, ones where they can make an impact by curating the perfect stock photo of a guy with a man bun.RELATED: Is the workplace ready for Gen Z?An international study by consulting firm Manpower Group released earlier this week found that across the globe millennials...

Friday, May 27, 2016 - 9:35pm

Is the workplace ready for Gen Z?

Can we please stop obsessing over millennials, their hoodies and their office hoverboards?The next generation has come of age, and they're getting the online analysis treatment. But at least they were groomed for it.Enter Generation Z —aka iGen —those born between 1995-2012 currently entering the...

Monday, May 23, 2016 - 9:16pm

NYC millennials earn less than generation before, work in low-wage industries: Report

New York City is looking to make sure its young people can thrive ahead after one recent report found that they are instead being held back and facing the hardest economy in the last 30 years.City Comptroller Scott Stringer released a report Monday night detailing how millennials — which are...

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 2:30pm