Gen Z and Millennials Are Leading a ‘Great Reshuffle.’ Here’s What That Means
(To receive weekly emails of conversations with the world’s top CEOs and business decisionmakers, click here .) Something big is happening in American workplaces. Workers are gaining the upper hand as businesses struggle to mount an economic recovery in the midst of a nearly two-year pandemic. From c-suite offices to factory floors, employees are insisting on higher pay, more flexible hours, enhanced benefits and better treatment. And if their bosses can’t—or won’t—heed those demands, many people are going on strike , quitting their jobs or searching elsewhere for more rewarding work.