Over drinks with an assortment of 30-going-on-40-somethings the conversation turned, as it often does, to Generation Y. Or, to give this conversation it’s more accurate label, ‘Why Young People Are Rubbish At Everything’.
‘They don’t stay in the job as long as we’d like them to’ complained Mary Anne who managed a bank call centre team packed with 20-somethings. ‘And they always want to know why. You can’t just ask them to do something and have them do it.’