Understand some key differences between generations, such as birth years. But also get insight into why you need to go deeper to really understand what makes Generation Z different.
- So, we're talking about what makes up a generation. … Now, the most common starting place … is to take a look at how the generations … break down by age. … - So, first we have the Traditionalist generation, … those born before the year 1946. … Then came the Baby Boomers, … born between the years 1946 and 1964. … Then came my dad's generation, Gen X, … born between the years 1965 and 1979. … Then there was the Millennials, … born between the years 1980 and 1994. … And then my generation, Gen Z, … born between the years 1995 and 2012. … - Now, in hearing this breakdown, … you might be thinking, "Wait a minute! … "I thought the Millennials started a little bit later." … Or maybe you're thinking, "Didn't Gen Xers start earlier?" … The problem here is that too many people … get focused on age and birth years. … If you really want to understand what makes up a generation, … then you have to look at the events and conditions … that shape them. … The theory is that each generation … has certain events and conditions …
- Gen Z communication style
- Gen Z diversity
- Gen Z feedback preferences
- The realism of Gen Z
- The Gen Z side hustle
- Collaboration vs. competition