Generation X More Addicted to Social Media Than Millennials

We all know the stereotype: silly millennials, tethered to their phones, unable to accomplish the simplest tasks without scrolling their Instagram feeds, snapping their friends and/or tweeting inanely. But a Nielsen report released this month shows that Americans ranging from the ages of 18 to 34 are less obsessed with social media than some of their older peers. Adults from […]

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Millennials Will Overtake Baby Boomers to Become America’s Biggest Generation

And Generation X will overtake baby boomers by 2028 There’s a lot of them: 75 million total, in fact. Millennials, or individuals born between 1981 and 1997, are set to become themost populous generationin the U.S. this year, eclipsing the baby boomer generation, according to newly-released data from the U.S. Census Bureau cited in a Pew Research Center report. Baby […]

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Millennials Lean Left But Reject Labels

Unattached to party and religious labels, millennials are forging a unique identity for themselves in adulthood The so-called millennial generation is one of the most independently minded in recent U.S. history, according to a new study. Millennials, those born after 1980 and who represent the most racially diverse generation in America, are more detached than previous generations to institutions of […]

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Four Myths About Millennials

Millennials are often portrayed as apathetic, disinterested, tuned out and selfish. None of those adjectives describe the Millennials I’ve been privileged to meet and work with.   Fresh from Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) 2013, my father and I just spent the weekend with more than 1,000 college and university students — Millennials — from around the world at […]

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