Kids These Days

People of a certain generation (ahem, fellow Boomers and our close cohorts, Gen Xers, I'm talking about us) like to bad-mouth today's youth as being self-absorbed, disrespectful, impatient, disengaged, and a host of other not-very-complimentary adjectives. But what I saw among the many students I met at this year's Professional Convention Management Association Annual Meeting wasn't in-your-face attitude. What I saw were people not very different from me.

“Generation Why” speak

Register to view the full article

Register for MeetingsNet.com and gain access to premium content including the CMI 25 Listing, our monthly digital edition, the MeetingsNet app, live and on-demand webinars, and much more.

Already a member? .

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish