Leading the Entitlement Generation
A generation is a group of individuals born in the same time period who exhibit similar behaviors and share similar life experiences. Generation Y is a group of individuals born between the mid to late 1970s and the early 2000s. There are more than 70 million people in this generation, one of the largest generations in history. Other names for Generation Y include Millennials, Generation Next, the Nintendo Generation, Echo Boomers, and the Me Generation.
Characteristics of Generation Y include:
The last time you bought a computer, whom did you consult? Was it a young person in your family? If not, you might have gone to your local Best Buy and bought that computer from a person in the Generation Y age bracket. This generation likes technology. Some of their thoughts about work are:
Some events that define Generation Y include the White House scandal, the O.J. ...