The purpose of this paper is to describe the leadership challenges in a Gen Y world and propose changes needed to capitalize on the new realities of this important element of the workforce. The summary information and propositions described in this paper are based on over 140 interviews collected as part of a research project led by Deborah S. Levine at AGL Resources, a Fortune 1000 energy-based company located in Atlanta, Georgia. The interview data includes Gen Y individuals currently employed by AGL Resources, as well as students in Louisiana, Georgia and Ohio at post-secondary schools.
Levine, Deborah S.
"Leading in a Gen Y World - A Corporate Essay,"
Journal of Executive Education:
1, Article 6.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.kennesaw.edu/jee/vol8/iss1/6