Link Roundup – December 19, 2014

Opinion: Child Care and the New Visage of Female Oppression

House shopping in Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver? They're desperation cities

Millennial Segmentation

4 tips for improving millennial workers’ health

Strategy to cut youth unemployment by 40%


Opinion: Child Care and the New Visage of Female Oppression
In the Public Policy & Governance Review, Krzysztof Banel argues that instead of giving families choices, the Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB) has entrenched a gendered division of labour, which disproportionately affects younger women. 

House shopping in Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver? They're desperation cities
Rob Carrick from the Globe and Mail GIVES ADVICE TO young home buyers: if buying is a stretch, stay out of the market. Especially in three major cities.

Millennial Segmentation
Canadian Millennials: An Abacus Data Practice uses their research to provide “strategic advice on engaging with Canada’s emerging generation”. We hear a lot of generalizations about young people, but Abacus knows that Millennials are like snowflakes: totally unique. Or at the very least, we fit into one of these 6 categories. 

4 tips for improving millennial workers’ health
Millennials think of their benefits plans differently from previous generations. The Staff at Benefits Canada give employers tips on how to promote their benefits packages to young employees. 

Strategy to cut youth unemployment by 40%
Youth unemployment is an international challenge. The BBC covers the Scottish Government’s commitment to focus on a youth job strategy, which will focus largely on interventions with young people to improve their qualifications.


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Link Roundup – December 19, 2014
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