How much power do kids have today? Are you one of those people, who think kids are all pure, innocent and truthful? Or maybe you just believe that kids are all angels and gifts from God? OK, maybe it could happen until a certain age, or maybe they do were like that for a while. [...]
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We knew it was going to happen eventually. We just didn’t want to believe it. We knew the day would come when Generation Y would lead the way, as our bosses. Remember that movie “In Good Company?” That movie totally predicted this sort of situation, although it did seem a bit unrealistic at the time. [...]
These days in Brazil, our kids often delay striking out to live on their own. I notice how this fills parents with conflicting emotions. On one hand, we want our kids to be mature enough to live alone, or with friends or a partner. On the other hand, as “helicopter parents,” we want them close [...]
I ponder Generation Y’s loyalty. And then I ask myself, what is loyalty anyways? People have different conceptions of “close” and “far,” “short,” and “long,” “right” and “wrong.” They have different conceptions of loyalty as well. Yes, Generation Y is loyal. They don’t like lies. They don’t like feeling used. They have real friends. They [...]