A random collection of articles, blog posts, books, and other things I think are worth sharing.
Quartz: Millennials Need to Ditch Their Parent’s Outdated Career Ladders (I’m too old to be considered a Millennial, but this really resonates with me:)
“After interviewing hundreds of twenty-somethings, I learned that despite struggling with debt, recession, and the jobs crisis, millennials are not motivated by money. Rather, they are driven to make the world more compassionate, innovative, and sustainable. This isn’t a stereotype; it’s simply the truth.”
New York Times: Intimacy for the Avoidant
“When we’re addicted to online life, every moment is fun and diverting, but the whole thing is profoundly unsatisfying. “
ADDitute: Never Underestimate the Power of a Well-Timed Hug (This was written for parents of kids with ADHD, but…useful for anyone, really. Also, it totally works.).
Drifting Through My Open Mind: An Open Letter to Donald From Some Angry Women (This. Truth.)
“We see right through you. We have all known you at some point. Your ways are not unfamiliar to us. We see through you because we’ve been dealing with you our whole lives.”
….”Make America Great Again. We know exactly what you meant when you branded yourself with this slogan. It’s not-so-coded language for a time gone by. Your “great” America wasn’t so great for women and minorities and gay people. We won’t go back.”