• She answered a job ad in 1984 with 'no intention of staying' — but then she made history
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    Jennifer Gerson Uffalussy

    She answered a job ad in 1984 with 'no intention of staying' — but then she made history

    Millennials move from job to job in order to climb the ladder. For other generations, this was not the norm. Just ask Jackie Pettyjohn, who has been at her job for 32 years, working the night shift as a train engineer for 20 of them.

  • Millennials are happy spending $3,146 on Gucci bags
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    Alexandra Mondalek

    Millennials are happy spending $3,146 on Gucci bags

    Gucci is the most popular luxury brand among millennials, who are willing to spend thousands on its products. Here's why.

  • Vain Millennial Men Still Need Mommy to Shop for Them, Says Survey
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    Gordon Hurd

    Vain Millennial Men Still Need Mommy to Shop for Them, Says Survey

    A recent poll conducted by a men's clothing startup finds that millennial men are vain about their butts and are still getting shopping help from their moms.

  • People Aren’t Happy Coach Is Buying Kate Spade — for All the Wrong Reasons
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    Alexandra Mondalek

    People Aren’t Happy Coach Is Buying Kate Spade — for All the Wrong Reasons

    Coach Inc. purchased Kate Spade for more than $2 billion, announced on Monday. But shoppers aren't happy about it — for all the wrong reasons.

  • 'I'm not a feminist, but...': Modern feminism from a teenager's perspective
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    Jasmine Jones

    'I'm not a feminist, but...': Modern feminism from a teenager's perspective

    Is feminism relevant to young people in 2017? Throughout history women have toiled for gender equality. Today we enjoy the spoils of great women who came before us. In schools, girls are outperforming boys and are more likely to get five decent GCSE’s. A third of young women go on to study at university, compared with just a quarter of men. Young people would be excused for believing the fight for equality is over. Our teens, all digital natives, have lived their entire lives surrounded by information. The internet is enhancing the movement for gender equality. ...

  • Here’s why you should get married at 26 (according to math)
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    Nisean Lorde

    Here’s why you should get married at 26 (according to math)

    When it comes to choosing “the one” mathematicians refer to the problem as optimal stopping, basically you gotta date and reject the first 37 per cent of the expected total of your lifetime of partners in order to have the greatest shot at choosing the best one. Brian Christian and Tom Griffiths, co-authors of “Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human Decisions,” suggest that the most optimal decisions you can make are made after screening 37 per cent of your options. “At the 37 per cent mark, you’ve maximized your chance of selecting the best of the bunch,” wrote Tech Insider columnist Chris Weller.

  • Millennials Run The Beauty Industry, Says Study
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    Noël Duan

    Millennials Run The Beauty Industry, Says Study

    Ever since Kendall Jenner became the face of Estée Lauder, and YouTube beauty gurus like Bethany Mota began leading an online community of young, and knowledgeable, beauty junkies, media has been reporting on how millennial women (ages 18 to 34) are taking over the beauty industry. Unfortunately for beauty brands who have relied on legacy and reputation for generations, millennials are not interested in brand loyalty.

  • Tavi Gevinson is a Broadway Actress, Voice of a Generation, Fashion Pioneer, and Clinique Ambassador
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    Noël Duan

    Tavi Gevinson is a Broadway Actress, Voice of a Generation, Fashion Pioneer, and Clinique Ambassador

    We chat with 19-year-old Tavi Gevinson about being the newest Clinique ambassador.