Millenials Believe Business Can Do More

Millenials Believe Business Can Do More


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Ready for the Millenial revolution?  It’s here.

Deloitte just published the results of a massive survey of millenials (8,000 people in their 20′s and early 30′s from 124 countries) and the results are inspiring. This cohort of people is now taking over leadership positions inbusiness and government around the world and their values, expectations, and beliefs are important to all of us.

A few key findings:

Millenials believe business can do more.

While most Millennials (74%) believe business is having a positive impact on society by generating jobs (48%) and increasing prosperity (71%), they think business can do much more to address society’s challenges in the areas of most concern: resource scarcity (68%), climate change (65%) and income equality (64%). Additionally, 50% of Millennials surveyed want to work for a business with ethical practices.