Recapturing the American Dream
It’s time to fire up your time machine. Your traveling through recent history. You say you don’t have a time machine? Use your imagination. Ready? Go! Alright, did you see how every generation had its own struggle? I mean, just look at the Great Depression. I’m sure that was no picnic for most people. So if you’re a millennial, don’t feel singled out. Every generation must bust through roadblocks and leap gigantic hurdles. Facing and overcoming challenges is the name of the game. Consider it a necessary route to post-college success.
Bottom line is – you millennials must figure out how to transform the current world, just like previous generations did. What you’re facing is all-too familiar. Diminishing career opportunities for college students, skyrocketing college and healthcare costs, and an uncertain future (when was it ever certain?)…you know the rest.
As this USA Today article points out, reforming society might begin with making a few alterations to our lifestyle and taking a new look at our values. If you’re a millennial, you should definitely dive into this revealing piece. I’m sure the insights will point your minds in a whole new direction. After you’ve gobbled up ever last bit of info, be sure to send me your feedback. Your comments not only will make interesting reading. They could help other young people in a major way.
And, as always, if you want to learn more about this or any other career topic, the Baldwin team is ready to help. Count on us to answer your questions and provide additional information about post-college success and career options for college students. You can reach out to our team at –
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