1. Learn more easily at a young age 2. Avoid acquiring bad habits 3. Enjoy a longer time to practice 4. Benefit the organization with their improved skills 5. Enjoy success earlierWhat can companies do to start making this change? Start focusing more on Gen Y. "Today we are devoting roughly three-fourths of our development effort to Gen X and 20 percent on Gen Y," Zenger said. "We concur with our colleague from the Silicon Valley software firm—we would be wise to invest more in the development of the Gen Y group."