Motus Announces WorkLife Latest: Professional Development for Millennials

How Companies are Investing in Professional Development Curriculums to Build Better Teams and Grow Their Businesses

BOSTON, MA – MAY 8, 2017Motus, a technology company that is passionate about making WorkLife better for mobile workers and their managers, today announced the latest event in its WorkLife Series, Professional Development for Millennials.

Professional development has evolved significantly in the past few years, driven by a growing demand from the Millennial generation. Comprising nearly 50 percent of the workforce today, Millennials believe professional development is a priority, and expect their employers to provide it. According to a recent survey by Deloitte, “on average, employers dedicate 2.7 hours per week to professional development; Millennials would like to see this increase to 4.5 hours per week.” Companies have recognized that providing their Millennial employees with professional development and subsidizing their post-graduate pursuits will attract and retain top-tier talent.

“Millennials are eager to learn and grow in their careers. An exciting, structured professional development program makes a good company a great place to work,” explains Matt Heller, Vice President, Culture and Talent Development for Motus.  “Combined with exposure to new opportunities, and supported by senior leadership in mentorship roles, professional development is a key area of investment for companies looking to attract and retain talent.”

For the spring installment of its WorkLife event series, Motus brings together Millennials in the Boston tech scene with panelists from top professional development programs to discuss emerging trends, debate the value proposition of established programs versus new offerings, and hear about how companies are investing in professional development curriculums to build better teams and grow their businesses.

What:

WorkLife Event (panel, cocktails, networking)

When: 

Wednesday, May 24th

Time:

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Where:

District Hall

75 Northern Avenue

Boston, MA 02210

Register for the event here!

 

ABOUT MOTUS

Motus is passionate about leveraging technology to make WorkLife better for mobile workers and their managers, so it’s especially committed to creating programs that help its own team members achieve a better WorkLife. These programs encourage Motus employees to WorkSmart by self-managing their own success; WorkHappy by letting their curiosity, bravery and exceptionality shine; and WorkHealthy by staying active. For more information, please visit www.motus.com or connect with us on TwitterFacebook, or LinkedIn.

 

The Author

Motus

Motus is the definitive leader in solutions for businesses with mobile-enabled workforces. Motus simplifies reimbursement and management of mileage, mobile devices and remote work with proprietary software that calculates personalized reimbursements for each employee, while improving employee productivity, reducing overall mobility costs and supporting customers’ tax and labor law compliance programs. The company’s unmatched living cost data, refined over more than 80 years and updated in real time, has made Motus the leading provider of mobile workforce management solutions for top Fortune 500 companies. Motus automotive data, captured and analyzed across the world’s largest retained pool of drivers, also underpins the annual Internal Revenue Service (IRS) business mileage standard, the amount an individual can deduct for business vehicle expenses. For more information please visit www.motus.com or connect with us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or LinkedIn.

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