Millennials. Listen up.

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#2: Writing Effectively.  My 10th Grade English teacher underscored this for me YEARS ago.  And I see too much today that hurts the eyes.


Source: Pewresearch

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  1. Interesting how the concept of ‘working effectively with others’ doesn’t even make the list.

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  2. Amen on that hurting the eyes business.

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  3. Reblogged this on Wholeheartedness and commented:
    This as much for anyone still in the workforce as it is for millennials! Good catch, David…

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  4. Reblogged this on Sherry Clayton Works.

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  5. Being a millennial myself, I completely agree with this list. I wish I could pass it along to my peers, because many would benefit from these points.

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  6. I’m glad to hear that writing is still considered important.

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  7. To be able to write effectively and concretely is really important because one needs to produce a resume and an application letter. The rest will follow, I think.

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  8. I am not satisfied with the list. There is a lot more that should be added in the list like for example: presentation skills, communication skills, interpersonal skills, working in a team etc.

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  9. And another vote for #2! Can’t begin to tell you the stuff I see in my day to day work. Ack! If you can’t express yourself cogently, you’re going to have problems. No way around it….

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