Articles

via Bill Peel
February 28th, 2014

Millennials Seek to Serve God in Their Work

When Millennials first entered the workforce, older generations deemed them lazy, greedy, entitled, me-me-me generation, While some may feed this stereotype, Millennials are shaping today's workplace in many positive ways. Plus, born-again Millennials are notable for their social activism,...

via Bill Peel
February 28th, 2014

How to Find a Mentor

Evidently, God thinks mentors are important because He gave us examples throughout Scripture. Joshua had Moses. Ruth had Naomi. Elisha had Elijah. Paul had Barnabas. Timothy had Paul. Even Jesus had Joseph to teach him the trade of carpentry. Business New Daily says, “All entrepreneurs need...

February 28th, 2014

Open Letter to Mentors of Millennials

By now, no doubt you’ve heard all about me. You’ve heard I’m a narcissist—selfish, entitled, idealistic but often lazy. You’ve heard my patience is just about as short as my attention span. And you’ve heard—for better or for worse—that by 2025, three out of four workers worldwide will be...

February 11th, 2014

The Baton Exchange: Young Professional Development and Mentoring

The Baton Exchange prepares tomorrow’s Christian marketplace leaders for the leadership baton. It is a faith-based professional & leadership development non-profit that equips recent graduates and young professionals to integrate faith, vocation, and leadership for redemptive,...

January 29th, 2013

Building a Business Wardrobe From the Bottom Up

Buying clothes for your first job out of college can be expensive. Online MBA offers tips for putting together a workplace wardrobe and tips helpful tips about what to invest in purchasing first. Does your workplace have a dress code?

Channel(s): Job Search Strategies
via Skye Box
January 31st, 2012

Why Young Adults are Exiting Church

Skye Jethani, pastor and senior editor at Leadership Journal, writes about the exodus of Young Adults from the church and proposes an important reason: The church has very little to say about what's core to a single 28-year-old. With more young adults delaying marriage longer, and with most...

November 3rd, 2011

70 Million Americans Feel Held Back by Their Past

One out of every three adults in this country say they are not living life to their fullest potential. According to a Barna study, 70 million Americans (31% of adults) feel "held back or defined by something in their past." This perception was most commonly expressed by younger adults,...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job, Evangelism
November 3rd, 2011

Fading Faith Among Emerging Adults

Emerging adults are unsettled about some of life’s most fundamental issues. Trends such as post modernism and relativism are “confusing,” “debilitating” and “thwart many of them from ever being able to decide what they believe is really true, right and good,” writes writes Notre Dame...

November 3rd, 2011

Students Become More Spiritual in College

UCLA's Higher Education Research Institute conducted a longitudinal study to assess the spirituality of college students during their undergraduate years. The study finds that while attendance at religious services decreased dramatically for most students between their freshman and junior...

Channel(s): Evangelism
October 31st, 2011

The Millennials | Confident, Connected, Open to Change

Generations, like people, have personalities, and Millennials have begun to forge theirs. They are more ethnically and racially diverse than older adults. They're less religious, less likely to have served in the military, and are on track to become the most educated generation in American...