Latest Demographics Stories

2013-11-27 23:01:15

Author Charles Herrick has updated the book A Guide to Managing Earthlings to include content on managing people known as Millennials. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 “In addressing the issue of Millennial dissatisfaction in the workplace, taking a piecemeal approach with crazy perks or getting your list of to-dos from a magazine article is almost worse than doing nothing at all,” says Charles Herrick, author of A Guide to Managing Earthlings and CEO of Herrick Leadership, a...

2013-11-18 23:27:02

You'll see them buying on their phones, even when they're in the stores. Indianapolis, Ind. (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 This holiday season, expect to see more and more young shoppers making purchases from their smartphones—even when they’re in the stores, said Kate King, an instructor in marketing and management in Butler University’s College of Business. King said a couple of statistics stood out in a new Google study. One is that 88 percent of Millennials—those in the 18-...

2013-11-11 23:02:01

Esteemed Living Magazine covers all the topics that matter most to the senior community. Inspiring, Informative, and Entertaining and free to download. Rockwall,TX (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 In today’s economy it is important to have a sense of stability and security. Retirement years are certainly exciting, but can also seem intimidating. The November Edition has subject that directly relate to retirement security and much more. Be sure to check out the esteemedliving.com for both...

2013-11-07 23:30:56

The Future of the Church summit, sponsored by Group Publishing assembled church leaders, authors, media writers, academics and students to grapple with the issues that may be causing church attendance to decline and explore what the American church may look like over the next 20 years. Loveland, Colorado (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Participants at this year’s national Future of the Church summit, sponsored by Group Publishing, envisioned a new–and quite hopeful–picture for the church...

2013-10-24 23:25:28

Latest Study Highlights Complexities Of Gen Y And Assesses Differences Between the Generations Seattle and Boston (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 PayScale, Inc., the world's leading provider of on-demand compensation data and software, and Millennial Branding, a Gen Y research and management consulting company, today announced a comprehensive study comparing career trends amongst Baby Boomer (1946-1964), Gen X (1965-81) and Gen Y/Millenials (1982-2002) workers. The 2013 study highlights...

2013-10-20 23:01:07

Tips for Small Businesses on How to Keep Younger Employees Happy and Motivated Park City, Utah (PRWEB) October 20, 2013 Today, Zane Benefits, the number one online small business health benefits solution, published new information on employee retention with Millennials. According to Zane Benefits’ website, one way small or growing businesses can gain a competitive edge is to focus on employee retention. Frequent voluntary turnover has a negative impact on employee morale, productivity,...

2013-10-18 23:21:21

The Sharing Economy is enabling Millennials to shape their own version of the American Dream. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 The Sharing Economy and Millennials report published by MindSwarms, a disruptive digital market research platform, articulates a distinctly different version of the American Dream for the younger generation. A down economy has made this path difficult for Millennials, and “sharing brands” have enabled Millennials to enjoy rich products and...

Millennials Say Life Is Easier With Technology, But Makes Us Less Human
2013-10-17 14:16:20

[ Watch the Video: Millennials On Technology ] Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study has found young adults, especially millennials who grew up with smartphones, iPads and other digital gizmos and gadgets, are increasingly tech savvy; but many who fall into this category also think technology is making people less human in the process. The study was commissioned by Intel Corporation and conducted by Penn Schoen Berland, and it looked at global attitudes...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
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