GEN
Published in

GEN

The Generation Shaped By Layoffs

For young people, layoffs are now part of the fabric of working life. It’s taking a deep toll on their psyches and careers.

Illustration: Rose Wong

Jayme Brown always knew she wanted to teach; her mother and grandfather were both teachers and she knew she was good with kids. But when she got to San Francisco in 2013 for an unpaid internship tutoring…

--

--

--

What matters now. A publication from Medium about politics, power, and culture.

Recommended from Medium

Learn to Think Clearly and Make Better Decisions

The Age Of The Learning Organization Is About To Begin

Community Builders Chats: Holly Knowlman

Employee Challenges for Going Remote

Role & Benefits of Having A Career Mentor

Career mentoring platform — Edfinite

Make engaging lectures for French and Hong Kong bachelor’s and master's students

Trying to figure out what I (will) do as a freelancer

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Clio Chang

Clio Chang

Freelance writer based in Brooklyn.

More from Medium

Hacking Human Connection: The Story of Awedience

A screenshot of Awedience during an all-company meeting. Brian Chesky, CEO, is in the center and is surrounded by thousands of employees represented by tiny squares. Each square is either a picture of the employee, a color, or a letter that people have arranged to spell words or draw shapes. Emojis are captured emerging from some of the seats.

3 Ways People Analytics Software is Essential to the Future of Work

Current State of Management Consulting

POSITIONING IN LEADERSHIP