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Millennials are much more "Do-it-for-me" than DIY

 
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Manny



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PostPosted: Wed Oct 11, 2017 12:12 am    Post subject: Millennials are much more "Do-it-for-me" than DIY Reply with quote

Saw this story and it really explains so much of whats going wrong these days:

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-10-10/home-depot-panicked-over-millennials-forced-host-tutorials-using-tape-measures-hamme
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irv



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PostPosted: Thu Oct 12, 2017 1:03 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not really a surprise - if you shelter the poor widdle snowflakes for 16 out of their first 21 years for fear they'll get a boo-boo or feel bad about losing a game - how do you expect them to learn anything?
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:48 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I really am not surprised. 15 years ago I was hiring newly graduate Safety Engineers... graduate ENGINEERS who could not write a complete sentence.


...and California is proud of our "eddikayshunul sistim".



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