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Hey Employers: Ageism Won’t Solve the Hiring Crisis

Bashing young people only continues to push them away.

Photo by KOBU Agency on Unsplash

Recently, a Dollar Tree in Indiana attracted controversy. After two young employees quit, forcing an understaffed store to close early, a disgruntled (now former) store manager posted the following sign:

I apologize for us closing AGAIN. My 2 new cashiers quit…

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Lisa Marie

Lisa Marie

College instructor who writes about life, pop culture, and growing up working-class.