Finding your purpose and sharing it with others

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Sometimes it feels challenging to find a young adult focused on more than 30-second videos on a phone screen. We often dismiss today’s young professionals as snobs who feel entitled, wanting everything for little in return.

Our grandparents worked for all they had, we often get told. I’m 38 years old, and I hear it all the time. Millennials, like any other group, are not one monolithic type, walking as mirror images of each other.

A simple and familiar symbol like an arrow can have the power to lift us up. An arrow and three words. Progress. Requires. Growth.

Like most ideas that become something of great value, the P.R.G. movement that Dezmond is trying to build will be a long and challenging road. Some will say that it’s not worth it. We live in the age of instant gratification. “You tried Dezmond” and “it’s time to move on” will be heard from skeptics.

People are interesting things. I write about them and what makes them interesting.

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