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4 Millennial Workplace Myths — Busted

Millennials tend to get a bad rap on the whole and their work habits are no exception. You’ll often hear younger workers referred to as “spoiled,” “entitled,” or even just “obnoxious.” But actually, this oft-beaten-down generation is pretty misunderstood when it comes to all things career related. Here a few common workplace myths associated with millennials, and why research from Udemy proves that none of them hold water.

1. Myth: Millennials can’t stay put at their jobs

Reality: Though jumping from one company to the next has pretty much become the norm these days, millennials aren’t the serial job-hoppers we think they are. An estimated 59% have been at their current jobs for over three years, in fact, which shows that many are willing to be patient and work their way to the top.