According to enrolment data compiled by colleges and universities, young workers are revisiting their career plans in favour of the stability of the public sector. June saw the highest unemployment rate for students since 1997. Gen Y likes old stuff and we’re also smart enough to know we use tech too much.
I accidentally deleted 178 files from the company’s drive. After obsessively hammering Control-Z to try to undo my mistake, I faced a dilemma: do I tell my supervisor what I did, or just leave it in the hope that the files wouldn’t be missed?
If the corporate world is a circus, I am the input monkey. My start-up task was to go through some files and move all the duplicates to a different folder. The assignment seemed simple enough, but the large volume of files made this challenge worthy of a corporate Survivor.