Huffington Post published this theory about why Generation Y people are largely unhappy. First of all, there is a little debate about what really is Gen X and Gen Y. The timelines that Huff Post talks about don’t tally with what Wikipedia thinks. But, I digress. Really, it talks about two related concepts. That the relationship between happiness and reality is governed by expectations.
This is somewhat logical and I can get behind it. So far, it’s alright. The second part is that the expectations of Gen Y people are unrealistic!
So, this is where the problem starts. It talks about how Gen Y people feel special and want to cut short the hardworking process of progressing in your career and how that’s all messed up. At the surface, it seems like there is a logic here. But, when you scratch the surface a little, you realize this is…
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