Generation Y's career expectations and aspirations: engagement in the hospitality industry

Gillian A. Maxwell, Susan M. Ogden, Adelina Broadbridge

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    Abstract

    The aim of this article is to explore the linkage between Generation Y's career expectations and aspirations on the one hand and employee engagement on the other. The article includes primary work on the views of Generation Y undergraduate students with work experience in the hospitality industry. The questionnaire was developed by the authors to focus expressly on identified aspects of Generation Y's views on their careers.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)53-61
    Number of pages9
    JournalJournal of Hospitality and Tourism Management
    Volume17
    Issue number1
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2010

    Keywords

    • careers
    • generation Y
    • hospitality
    • employee engagement

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