Gilmore Girls: 3 insights on the generations
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Gilmore Girls: 3 insights on the generations

After a nearly 9 year hiatus, Gilmore Girls was once again on televisions screens everywhere this weekend thanks to Netflix. For those who aren’t familiar with the show, it is a multigenerational comedy-drama about family and friendship that centres around Lorelai Gilmore and her daughter, Rory (shown in the cover picture). While I have not … Continue reading

Distinguishing Between Y, Z, and Alpha: An Updated Look at the Youngest Generations
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Distinguishing Between Y, Z, and Alpha: An Updated Look at the Youngest Generations

Just as we were getting used to Gen-Y, Gen-Z is already entering the workforce and Gen-Alpha is not far behind. What defines the youngest generations and how will they impact the workplace? We compare the characteristics of Gen-Y’s and -Z’s and highlight the differences, concluding with some predictions about Gen-Alpha, the oldest of who are … Continue reading

Reflections on generations: Are we really different?
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Reflections on generations: Are we really different?

“Gen-Y are entitled and expect everything to be done for them. They don’t understand what it means to do a hard day’s work.” “Boomers are too traditional and don’t know how to use technology.” “Nobody talks about us! Don’t forget Gen-X!” These are generalizations of what you can find when you read about the generations … Continue reading

Interview on It’s All About Me Radio Show (1/3)
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Interview on It’s All About Me Radio Show (1/3)

A bit of a unique post this week! I’ve been involved with It’s All About ME, a documentary exploring the entitlement of the millennials that was shown at the COMMFFEST Global Community Film Festival (won the MADA Award), the Ottawa International Film Festival, and the Daring Independent Film Festival (won Best Documentary).  I was interviewed … Continue reading

Get Ready for Gen-Z
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Get Ready for Gen-Z

From WitzEducation.com, written by Greg Witz, researched and edited by Jared Kligerman Born from the late 90’s to now, Generation Z is the current generation and its oldest members are starting to enter the workforce. More importantly, they are researching and interacting with our companies long before they will ever buy our products, making being proactive in … Continue reading