Gartner Research

Millennial Digital Workers Really Are Different From Their Elders

Published: 30 August 2016

ID: G00310863

Analyst(s): Whit Andrews


Digital workplace leaders have discovered that millennials are not homogeneous, and they vary in their perspectives toward work. Application managers who provision devices and establish bring-your-own-device policies need to determine what the youngest portion of their workforce wants and expects.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • Many Millennials Have Better Technology at Home Than at Work


  • Adequately Represent Millennials on Customer Councils Where You Can Identify Applications Not Yet Authorized
  • Consult IT and Non-IT Millennials on Applications for Collaboration
  • Use Mosaics of Worker Histories and Styles to Construct Digital Workplaces

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