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    Silent Generation Marriage

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    generation. As authors Neil Howe and William Strauss explore in their study, “The Next 20 Years: How Customer and Workforce Attitudes Will Evolve” insight into how each generation has influenced the other with its new developments of values and perceptions is provided, thus ultimately giving reason to why marriage is conceptualized the way it is today. The GI Generation arrived after the Great Awakening in the nineteenth century, where they faced hardships of war and depression, yet managed in midlife to “built up the postwar affluent society,” creating…

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    How are Millennials Different? The Collective Individual Millennials are different. They have been studied repeatedly by statisticians for their differences. Marketing companies have been trying to study them because they are going to overtake the Boomer generation in sheer purchasing power in the next couple of years. Millennials have a few core traits that are generally agreed upon; they are special, sheltered, confident, team oriented, conventional, pressured, and achieving. “They are also…

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    self-absorbed that not everyone is able to balance between. One cause of this generation’s high confidence is due to their drive towards success. The parents of the Millennials are the ones who instilled the importance of education in order to compete in the twenty-first century. One study of Millennials in college in 2003 concluded that this generation is highly pressured to be successful: “…an assumption is emerging in today’s youth that long-term success demands near-term achievement,…

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    The Millennials Generation

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    core traits that have become associated with millennials and other anthropologists have different views on this statement made by the Howe and Strauss. Richard H. Mullendore states, “Their battles have not been similar to anything those other students have faced.” Supporting Howes’s statement on millennials being special, we are led to believe that millennials are special because they have not only caused new experiences for their own generation, but for the past generations living among us.…

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    Howe goes and does tons of speeches all over the world about the millennials. Howe actually speaks good things about the new generation. He says that “we’re out to do very big things." So Howe actually believes in the millennial generation and that were capable of a lot. He talks about how when how went of present information about the new millennial generation a lot of teachers were not on board with it because they could see some of the criticisms about the new generation in his speech.…

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    reason for a generational breakdown, these labels are only used by older individuals as a device of condescension and criticism to be used on the youth to shame them for their normal stages of development. Millennials are the most recent in a series of labeled generations in American History. The 6 living generations being: The Greatest Generation (1900-20), The Silent Generation (1920-40), The Baby Boomers (1940-60), Generation X (1960-80) and finally Generation Y, or Millennials. The United…

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    man named Mr. Howe goes and does tons of speeches all over the world about the millennials. Howe actually says good things about the new generation he says that " we are out to do very big things". So Howe actually believes in the millenial genration and that were capable of a lot. He talks about how when how went ot present information about the new millenial generation a lot of teachers were not on board with it because they could see some of the critsizms about the new genration in his…

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    Misguided Millennials

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    The Musings of a Misguided Millennial Millennial /miˈlenēəl/ noun 1. A term coined by William Strauss and Neil Howe in 1987 to describe the generation with birth years ranging from the early 1980’s to 2000’s. Millennials are often described as tech-savvy, connected, sheltered, collaborative, and adventurous. Also see: Me me me Generation, Generation Y As a member of the millennial nation, I can affirm on behalf of my peers that these descriptions apply to many of us. Born during the Dot…

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    Cohorts are groups of people working together. The Business Insider speaks in terms of Gen X and Gen Y, baby boomer and millennials depending on what year you were born will define the category you belong in. Cohorts are explained as an unclear grouping of people within these generational groups as having common involvements. In other terms we could say that the dividing line is just a mix of the two groups (Nisen, 2013). “The greatest generation,” a term invented by broadcaster Tom Brokaw…

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    Nichelle Case Study

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    Nichelle Pace has made a successful career for herself in the communications industry, by finding underserviced niches in the market and catering to their needs. She studied radio, TV, and film at Temple University, and never thought her career would take her to new heights, such as speaking in front of an audience of 200 people in Hong Kong. Nichelle has grown her career from production to a Social Media Account Supervisor for Slice Communications, in addition to creating her own website…

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