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On behalf of Millennials: #sorrynotsorry

You know the familiar refrain: Millennials are lazy and narcissistic, overly sensitive to criticism, and so dependent on smart phones that we can't have a real conversation. It's so familiar that even we Millennials join in with vehement insults of our own—followed by hasty expressions of how distant we feel from the rest of our entitled generation. 

Why do we do this to ourselves? Why to we allow others to state these stereotypes and leave them unchallenged?

I’m a working {professional}.

I’m a working {professional}.

I’ve wanted a job as long as I can remember, which is another way of saying I’ve wanted to be taken seriously for as long as I can remember. So it’s also the heels and the makeup. “Oh, here, let me give you my card,” I will say in that grown woman voice and then deftly open a slim bronze case.