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Here's Evidence That Millennials Have It Worse Than Any Generation In 50 Years

Here's Evidence That Millennials Have It Worse Than Any Generation In 50 Years | Digital Natives | Scoop.it

Every generation likes to believe that it came of age at an especially trying moment in history. Millennials have the Great Recession to lament. Gen X had the dotcom bust. The Boomers had Vietnam. And the Silents had the early Cold War, complete with the not-so-silly threat of nuclear war. 

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Millennials Are Having Fewer Kids Than Any Previous Generation

Millennials Are Having Fewer Kids Than Any Previous Generation | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
A new report finds that today's twentysomethings have a lower birthrate than any previous generation.
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Millennials Read More Books Than People Over 30

Millennials Read More Books Than People Over 30 | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Millennials in the U.S. read more books than people over the age of 30, according to a new report from the Pew Research Center. The organization surveyed of more than 6,000 U.S. adults and found that 88 percent of Americans under the age of 30 revealed that they had read a book in the past year compared with 79 percent of those people over the age of 30. 
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Millennials saving for extensive retirement funds

Millennials saving for extensive retirement funds | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
The latest studies say Millennials looking to retire someday will need anywhere from $1.8 million to $2.5 million saved to maintain a standard of living, and the nation’s largest generation is taking notice.
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Entitled? Try Empowered: Why Millennials Work the Way They Do

Entitled? Try Empowered: Why Millennials Work the Way They Do | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
What's the matter with "kids" today … at work? Across our great nation, grumpy middle managers, executives and owners alike are wondering who these fresh-faced, impatient and entitled millennials think they are with all their outsized demands.
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What Do Millennials Want? Hotels Have Some Ideas

What Do Millennials Want? Hotels Have Some Ideas | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
With Wi-Fi, craft beverages, concerts, ordering room service by emoji, hotel chains are trying to appeal to young travelers with a new playbook.
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Infographic: The Video Sites Millennials Can't Live Without (and the Ads They Can Live With)

Infographic: The Video Sites Millennials Can't Live Without (and the Ads They Can Live With) | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Media consumption habits of the younger generation are increasingly relevant to marketers as Gen Zers begin to overtake millennials as the demo du jour. In its annual Acumen Report, Defy Media studies how Gen Z and millennials consume media.
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Five markers of adulthood millennials have had to give up on

Five markers of adulthood millennials have had to give up on | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Lack of disposable income and rocketing living costs are forcing young adults to miss out on key milestones
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Young Japanese have terrible computer skills. No, really

Young Japanese have terrible computer skills. No, really | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Almost a quarter of Japanese between 16 and 29 lack basic computer skills.
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Millennials and Cutting the Cord - The New York Times

Millennials and Cutting the Cord - The New York Times | Digital Natives | Scoop.it

The decision to go without a traditional cable or satellite service and rely exclusively on Internet streaming video might last only until millennials start families, new Nielsen research on the media habits of the 18-to-34 age group suggests.

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Millenials on the move: Hong Kong survey finds 4 in 5 young people plan to change jobs

Millenials on the move: Hong Kong survey finds 4 in 5 young people plan to change jobs | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Four in five young workers in the city are planning to change jobs despite what seems an uncertain economic outlook, according to a survey by multi-national job search and recruitment agency Randstad....
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Millennials travelers give more than most, a survey of charity travel finds - LA Times

Millennials travelers give more than most, a survey of charity travel finds - LA Times | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Americans like to have a philanthropic element when they travel, according to a new survey that profiles U.S. travelers who volunteer and donate money to the places they visit.
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The Economy Keeps Getting Better, but Young Adults Keep Living With Mom and Dad

The Economy Keeps Getting Better, but Young Adults Keep Living With Mom and Dad | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Earlier this spring, there seemed to be signs that young adults were finally shaking off the effects of our long-ago recession and moving out from their parents' basements. Namely, the pace of U.S.
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Millennials at work: five stereotypes - and why they are (mostly) wrong

Millennials at work: five stereotypes - and why they are (mostly) wrong | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Generation Y has been labelled a bunch of lazy job-hoppers who expect everything on a plate. The truth is very different.
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The Problem with Millennials? They’re Way Too Hard on Themselves

The Problem with Millennials? They’re Way Too Hard on Themselves | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Although generational differences are often overstated in the workplace, Millennials do face a unique challenge, thanks to the reality of modern 24/7 communication: “ruthless comparison” with their peers.
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YouTube reaches more Millenials than any TV network, research shows

YouTube reaches more Millenials than any TV network, research shows | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Yep, YouTube viewership is still growing.
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The Millennial Running Study: Turning Their Miles Logged into Your Mission Spread

The Millennial Running Study: Turning Their Miles Logged into Your Mission Spread | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Something incredible and powerful happens when you connect fitness and fundraising
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Phone-friendly movie theaters for millennials are coming

Phone-friendly movie theaters for millennials are coming | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
AMC Entertainment is set to become the largest movie theater operator in the world when its proposed merger with Carmike goes through later this year, and new CEO Adam Aron has some ideas abou
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Getting Millennials Into Your Sales Funnel: A Complete How-To

Getting Millennials Into Your Sales Funnel: A Complete How-To | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
How do you attract millenials into your sales funnel?
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US millennials feel more working class than any other generation

US millennials feel more working class than any other generation | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Social survey data reveals downshift in class identity among 18-35s, with only a third believing they are middle class
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Here's a key reason millennials are leaving their companies in droves

Here's a key reason millennials are leaving their companies in droves | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
There's a disconnect between what they want out of business and what business is offering them.
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8 Ways You Can Prevent Millenials From Totally Bailing On Their Jobs | Inc.com

8 Ways You Can Prevent Millenials From Totally Bailing On Their Jobs | Inc.com | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
The fastest way to scare away an independent-minded millennial is to micromanage him.
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Chemicals are causing millennials to gain more weight, scientists claim | Daily Mail Online

Chemicals are causing millennials to gain more weight, scientists claim | Daily Mail Online | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
There are factors beyond calorie intake and exercise causing today's millenials to gain more weight than their parents, experts from York University, Toronto, have explained.
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Are millennials programmed to cheat?

Are millennials programmed to cheat? | Digital Natives | Scoop.it

Stealing words is so simple a concept that a 5- or 6-year-old can grasp it, says plagiarism expert Jonathan Bailey. Even children comprehend the idea that presenting someone else’s thoughts or ideas as your own without attribution is wrong, Yale University researchers demonstrated in a study of subjects from ages 5 to 11.


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50% of Millennials Share Data to Unsanctioned Cloud Apps

50% of Millennials Share Data to Unsanctioned Cloud Apps | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Nearly a third of employees in large enterprises upload and share corporate data to third-party cloud apps without the knowledge of their employer.
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Millenials happier to add employer on Snapchat than LinkedIn - Irish Independent

Millenials happier to add employer on Snapchat than LinkedIn - Irish Independent | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Snapchat, the app considered to be a selfie app for teenagers, is growing in popularity in the 25-24 age bracket.
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