What Millennials Look for in Association Work

What Millennials Look for in Association Work

By: Brennan Gamwell

Millennials still face a stigma of being easily distracted but entitled workers. The experience of staff at one association suggests that generational divides don't change commitment and focus.

When I approached Molly Nelson of the National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE) to discuss the difficulty millennials like her face in the job market, her response hinted at the negative press job seekers born between 1983 and 2001 receive—and often believe themselves. "I'm actually not sure I'm the best millennial for you to interview," she said. "I've been with my association for close to five years, and I feel strongly about our mission."...