The Purpose Generation: How to Empower Millennials in the Workplace
With Adam Smiley Poswolsky, author of The Quarter-Life Breakthrough
Join author, millennial workplace expert and speaker Adam Smiley Poswolsky, for a talk on finding purposeful work in the 21st century.
Smiley’s book, The Quarter-Life Breakthrough: Invent Your Own Path, Find Meaningful Work, and Build a Life That Matters ,shares the stories of many twenty- (and thirty-) somethings who are discovering how to work with purpose. Despite struggling with debt, recession, and the jobs crisis, millennials (who will account for 75% of the workforce in 2025) are not motivated by money. Rather, they are driven to make the world more compassionate, innovative, and sustainable.
Smiley will discuss how millennials are reshaping the future of work, and how companies can attract, retain, and empower millennial talent.
Learn how to incorporate social impact and personal meaning into your career as well as strategies for increasing your fulfillment inside and outside of the workplace.
· A fresh way to think about your work and the future of work
· Clarify your purpose and learn strategies to find meaningful work
· How your company can build a purpose-driven workplace
Our Author and Facilitator:
Adam Smiley Poswolsky is a millennial workplace expert, internationally renowned keynote speaker, and bestselling author of The Quarter-Life Breakthrough: Invent Your Own Path, Find Meaningful Work, and Build a Life That Matters. Smiley has inspired thousands of young professionals and entrepreneurs to find fulfilling work, through speaking at Fortune 500 companies, colleges and graduate schools, and TEDx events, and by collaborating with organizations like the Hive Global Leaders Program, the Bold Academy, the StartingBloc Institute for Social Innovation, The Passion Co., and General Assembly. His writing has been published in The Washington Post, Fast Company, and GOOD, and his work has been featured in Mashable, VICE, CNBC, and the World Economic Forum, among others.
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