Let's imagine that we are Lydia Ko. We are about to tee off on the first of 18 holes in a major international professional championship.
Winning the championship would be a goal. Focusing on all that we've learned on the amateur golf circuit, putting into action all that our coach has said would be a system. Should we focus on the goal or the system?
Are young adults really just the same as we were at their age?
You'll hear conflicting reports.
Here's my summary of the evidence. It's based on peer-reviewed research and credible international surveys of large numbers of millennials, Gen Y or Generation Me as one research team calls them. (Think of young people just entering the workforce, or who've been there a few years.)