The millennial workforce

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Younger workers have a greater comfort level with Web 2.0 and other online technologies than do their elders, according to a Applied Research- West and Symantec survey of 200 workers younger than 28 years old (called "millennials") and another 200 older than that. Some highlights:



% of each group who use only company-issued devices and software to do their jobs


70 %

Who access Facebook and MySpace


13 %

Who access Web-based personal e-mail, such as Hotmail

75 %

54 %

Who access streaming audio and video

38 %

18 %


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