What’s the point of baby boomers complaining about Generation Y at work? It’s one thing for boomers to verbally squash Generation X — that was no problem. But in Generation Y, baby boomers have met their match.
First of all, it’s a cliché, because people over 40 have been complaining about “young people” since forever. And in the demographic catfight of the century, Gen X aligns itself with Gen Y over baby boomers, which means that the workplace gripes boomers have about young people are going to be moot in a matter of years.
In 2014, she shared her daughter’s school photo on Instagram and users took her to task for putting makeup on her then-6-year-old daughter. She’ll be conscious of her size/weight/figure by now and she’s only a baby!
But on June 18, when Abraham shared a behind-the-scenes look at her child’s bikini photo shoot on Instagram, it was met with some particularly harsh criticism — including accusations that the 25-year-old mom was “sexualizing” her daughter.“Disgusting! Well done for ruining your daughter’s childhood.” User senwisdom went as far as suggesting that child protective services should step in: “When will child services get involved and take her child away for her sexualizing her in this manner???
So maybe the over-40 crowd should spend less time talking about trying to “bridge the generation gap” — which is really a euphemism for “get Gen Y to be more like us” — and more time celebrating the great things that Generation Y brings to the workplace.
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