• Shelley-Marie Phillips on Just The Way You Are

    We're Not Going Anywhere: Why Some Employers Find Millennials Disposable

    We're Not Going Anywhere: Why Some Employers Find Millennials Disposable

    I'm sure some people go their entire lives without being fired, but the majority of us have been terminated at some point or another. And whether we deserved it or not is a different question. As Millennials, we care about our personal brands and our professional histories. So, chances are that we'll lie about our firing […]
  • Shelley-Marie Phillips in Generation Y

    How Can We Embrace Individuality If We Don't Stop Judging Each Other?

    How Can We Embrace Individuality If We Don't Stop Judging Each Other?

    Millennials, as a general rule, are less judgmental than our predecessors. We are often lost but sometimes found. We are explorers and romantics. We are old-soul daydreams and moments of new-age digital wizardry. Yet somehow, someone, somewhere wants answers from us. They want you to repent your sins and explain yourself. Someone you know has […]
  • Shelley-Marie Phillips in Culture

    Forget The Ghosts Of Halloween, We're All Afraid Of The World We Live In

    Forget The Ghosts Of Halloween, We're All Afraid Of The World We Live In

    Trick or treat? You've already met this year's greatest monster and our greatest fear. We're all afraid of the world in which we exist, and sometimes, we don't even understand why. At one point, the world felt like it plateaued, at least to me. I felt like the world was making very slow progress, but […]
  • Shelley-Marie Phillips in Generation Y

  • Shelley-Marie Phillips in Advice

    The Ugly Truth About Slut Shaming: How We Can Redefine The Bond Between Women

    The Ugly Truth About Slut Shaming: How We Can Redefine The Bond Between Women

    “Slut.” It sounds blunt and unforgiving for a reason. It is possibly one of the vaguest insults and its definition is inconsistent. It is different for you, different for the person next to you, and it is different for me. But why should we even concern ourselves with the sexuality of other people? Why are […]
  • Shelley-Marie Phillips in Strategy

  • Shelley-Marie Phillips in Generation Y

    Why 20-Somethings All Suffer From The Peter Pan Complex

    Why 20-Somethings All Suffer From The Peter Pan Complex

    Do you ever wish you could prolong your youth and return to the warm safety net of childhood? Childhood was a dreamy and quixotic time when the hardest part of our day was trying to tie our shoelaces into perfect loops. For those who suffer from “Peter Pan complex,” the life of a grownup is […]