The ongoing coronavirus crisis brought health care benefits at the center of employee benefits. But for millennials, career advancement opportunities are still the main driving force.
According to the latest survey from Life Extension, about one-third of millennials prioritize work over health.
Career Over Health: What Different Generations Do
What is most important in life – a job or health? Though this question seems to be the easiest question on the earth, not all can get their priorities right.
The survey finds that 33% of millennials will skimp on health to focus on their careers.
The following are the key findings of the Life Extension Survey:
- 67% of millennials prioritize health over career
- 81% of Generation X respondents prioritize health over the job
- 92% of baby boomers consider health more important than career
As you can see, more young people tend to skimp on wellness