My first boss was the best. I had a family emergency and before I could finish explaining to him the situation. He said, “And you are still standing here talking to me? Why aren’t you out the door yet? I’ll cover for you.” I smiled then went to my desk, took my belongings and left. Thereafter, [...]
Student debt, social media among the factors cited for the increase in depression among young adults. Share on PinterestImproving nutrition and reducing isolation are two of the suggested tips for helping ease depression. Getty Images Depression may be on the rise among younger millennials even as typical risk factors such as substance use and antisocial behavior [...]
"It is not enough that counselors provide the students with general information that can be researched nowadays easily. The education sector needs to invest in educating and training counselors regularly to be of better guidance to the next generation."
Millennials are making their mark on higher education. This plugged-in generation learns differently, and education institutions are starting to take note. Yet the education industry, with its emphasis on “focus work” over the more collaborative techniques Millennials prefer, might not be adapting quickly enough. Generation Z students, born with smartphones in their hands, are right around [...]