Born between the late 70s and mid 90s. Other equivalent terms are "children of the millennium" or "net generation". A generation that has not experienced war and takes for granted the moral and social transformations of the years 1960-1970. The computer is part of their daily lives, the environment is their sword of Damocles. A generation that is moving fast, which has ideas. A generation that needs models. This section explores the contribution of the new generation of women to our world and how they can be highlighted.
The Centre for Women in Business at London Business School has set up a consortium of corporate partners to conduct in-depth research into what Generation Y wants from work, life and their careers.
Hannah Seligson, author of New Girl on the Job: Advice From the Trenches (Citadel Press), discusses her experiences of being in the workplace.