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Persons born during or after the general introduction of digital technology
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Generation Y: A Generation of Entrepreneurs

Generation Y: A Generation of Entrepreneurs | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
A new study reveals that the 18 to 24 demographic is more entrepreneurially spirited than ever.
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[INFOGRAPHIC] How Generation Y Use Facebook for Professional Networking

[INFOGRAPHIC] How Generation Y Use Facebook for Professional Networking | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
A new study shows us that Generation Y members on Facebook have on average 16 colleagues as friends.
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Gen Y Workers to Employers: Flexible Hours, Not 9 to 5

Gen Y Workers to Employers: Flexible Hours, Not 9 to 5 | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
The traditional eight-hour workday may soon be the exception rather than the rule.
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20 Tech Resolutions for Generation Y

For all you 20-somethings out there – a group that I suspect (as a member myself) abuses and uses technology more than any other group – I give you 20 commandments to live by.

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The care and feeding of Gen Y employees

The care and feeding of Gen Y employees | Digital Natives | Scoop.it

They’re called Generation Y, the millennials, the Net Generation or the Echo Boomers. They’re mostly younger than 30, and the children of baby boomers. And they’re not easy to stimulate and satisfy in the workplace.

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What Gen Yers don't know about themselves

What Gen Yers don't know about themselves | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Sometimes, I think Gen Y is lame and she won’t admit to it.

But, I find, as I think about all the things I hate about Gen Y, that it’s hard to hate something you know so much about. And in fact, I have become a way better person myself from studying Gen Y. I have noticed that my worst traits are the aspects of myself I least understand. And that is true of Gen Y, too.

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How to raise digital natives as a non-geek parent

How to raise digital natives as a non-geek parent | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
If you're reading this on TNW, chances are that you consider yourself a geek. But you also have non-geek friends, right? So pass this on to them. They'll thank you for it. Also, this ...
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Turning to Mom and Dad to Help Buy a House

Turning to Mom and Dad to Help Buy a House | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Home-buying assistance from family members is becoming more common as down payment requirements continue to hover around 20% since the 2008 financial crisis. A Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate national survey shows more baby boomers are helping their children and grandchildren become home buyers, and 1 in 5 have already gifted, loaned or cosigned a loan to help a Generation Y family member buy a home.

 

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Digital natives: born to be online?

Digital natives: born to be online? | Digital Natives | Scoop.it

According to Marc Prensky- who coined the terms digital native back in 2001
students today are all native speakers of the digital language of computers, video games and the Internet

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The Workforce Corner: Generation Y Is Healthcare's New Workforce | Ashland Current

CareerBuilder.com, Monster.com, and countless other internet job search engines offer tons of advice about millennials. Whether it’s an article about managing them or whether it’s a blog offering them career expertise, everyone has an opinion on Generation Y.

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Generation Y fails commitment test

Generation Y fails commitment test | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
IF you are Generation Y and the word commitment sends a shiver down your spine or sends you running for the hills you are not alone.
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According to Generation Y, offices have become irrelevant

According to Generation Y, offices have become irrelevant | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
According to Generation Y, offices have become irrelevant. Not only do college students believe it's unnecessary to work from an office regularly,...
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Generation Y: teach the teacher?

Suarez just about makes it into the wave of Generation Y-ers (usually those born between 1980 and 1999); a new breed of student where independent learning is becoming more popular, where access to information is at their fingertips, and where everything must be 'right now'.

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The Generation Y guide to buying a home

The Generation Y guide to buying a home | Digital Natives | Scoop.it

They are often accused of wanting it all now, so how can members of Generation Y save a deposit for their first home? 
Resi Mortgage Corporation chief executive Lisa Montgomery says with a plan of attack, it is possible.

 

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Top 10 Generation Y Trends for 2012 | How Cool Brands Stay Hot

Top 10 Generation Y Trends for 2012 | How Cool Brands Stay Hot | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Is the recession a reset button or a stop-consuming-now moment for Generation Y?
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[US] Young Americans deeply in debt : Generation Y asks ‘why us?’

[US] Young Americans deeply in debt : Generation Y asks ‘why us?’ | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
President Obama, who rode into the presidency on a wave of youth enthusiasm, has seen his support among young people fall by nearly 30 points since he took office.
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Generation Y women losing 'female' skills such as cooking, ironing and sewing

Generation Y women losing 'female' skills such as cooking, ironing and sewing | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
BASIC "female" skills are becoming endangered with fewer young women able to iron a shirt, cook a roast chicken or hem a skirt.
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Free Press: The Touch Generation: The Evolution of Digital Natives

Could the spread of touchscreen computing devices such as smartphones and tablets be turning today's digital natives into even younger touch-savvy tikes?

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MSN Careers - Gen Y's impact in the workplace - Career Advice Article

MSN Careers - Gen Y's impact in the workplace - Career Advice Article | Digital Natives | Scoop.it

"What words come to mind when I say Gen Y?" Aaron Kesher asked the many attendees at 2011's Society for Human Resources Management conference who were packed into the room. "Entitled!" shouted one person. "Job hoppers," chimed in another. Soon, many in the room (many of them non-Gen Yers, with some Gen Y members sprinkled in) were shouting things like "smart," "résumé builders," "technically savvy," "stereotype," "comfortable with change," and "creative."

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[Infographic] : Generation Y, best generation ever?

[Infographic] : Generation Y, best generation ever? | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
This infographic does a fair job in covering the ‘life’ of Generation Y, and tries to label ‘them’ as the best generation ever. Do you agree with it?

 

 

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Where Are the Generation Y Home Buyers?

Where Are the Generation Y Home Buyers? | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Many buyers are delaying a decision to purchase a home because of the volatility of the real estate market. There is no larger category exhibiting this behavior than those of  Generation Y.
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Ken Morrison's comment, December 19, 2011 4:24 PM
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Generation Y has eyes firmly focused on future - Times LIVE

Generation Y has eyes firmly focused on future - Times LIVE | Digital Natives | Scoop.it
Youth leaders have a duty is to empower young people for a better tomorrow, writes Lindiwe Mazibuko (http://t.co/ayGXrzP2 Generation Y has eyes firmly focused on future - Times LIVE...)...
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La wishlist de noël 100% digital native !

La wishlist de noël 100% digital native ! | Digital Natives | Scoop.it

Après sa sélection des meilleurs sites et applications web pour préparer noël, le collectif Digitives vous aide à choisir des idées cadeaux 100% digital native. Accessoires high tech ou déco dernier cri, votre carte bleue va chauffer !

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