Essential Pittsburgh
5:41 pm
Thu February 27, 2014

Friday Rundown: The Millennial Generation in Pittsburgh

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This program airs Friday February 28, 2014 at noon and 8pm on 90.5 WESA. To leave a question or comment before or after the show dial 412-256-8783. More Essential Pittsburgh segments can be heard here.

As the bulk of Pittsburgh's Baby Boomer population begins to retire, what does our future workforce and economy look like? What are the political issues that will be most important to our communities? And how will they be addressed by the next generation? Listen to an hour long broadcast devoted to the influence of the Millennial generation in Pittsburgh.

Guests for this program include:
Christopher Briem, a regional economist at the University Center for Social and Urban Research at the University of Pittsburgh
Sasha King, Social Scientist and Independent Career Consultant
Christy Uffelman, Consultant & Career Coach at Align Leadership
Dana Brown, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Center for Women and Politics at Chatham University
Linda Jones, Vice President of Workplace Campaign for the United Way of Allegheny County