How to Interview Millennials — Step by Step Guide

How to Interview Millennials — Step by Step Guide

If you are like many restaurants in today’s market, you might have noticed that the pile of applications to work for you are getting smaller. It might even invoke a little panic. Perhaps you have become a little jaded by the younger generation that, to you, appears to be different and lackluster.

Here’s the good news and the bad news.

The good news is, yes they are different. The bad news is that you probably are not asking the right questions during the interview. 

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5 Ways to Keep Your Millennial Employees Engaged in their Work

5 Ways to Keep Your Millennial Employees Engaged in their Work

Now that I've got your attention, this isn't going to be an article about how millennials are awful at their job and here's how we can fix it.

The truth is, they aren't awful at their job. How do I know? For one, I'm a millennial. The other way I know is because I had the pleasure of working with some of the best people and a lot of them were millennials.

There are countless articles that talk about how we are too impatient. How we are ruining the casual dining scene for chain restaurants. How we are ruining the housing market. The list goes on and on.

There are five ways to keep millennials engaged at work. It's not a secret - it's just work and if you can put in the work, you'll make your life (and restaurant) a lot easier to manage.

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