Latest Generation X Stories
More than one-tenth of Generation X-ers are currently taking classes to continue their formal post-secondary educations, and nearly half of them are participating in continuing education courses or certification training workshops, according to a new University of Michigan study released on Tuesday.
Born between 1965 and 1979, the significance for this generation is that they were the first generation that had to make the leap from a pre-technological existence to the nearly ubiquitous nature of technology today.
They've been stereotyped as a bunch of insecure, angst-ridden, underachievers.
The Internet generation gap is starting to shrink, as older computer users are catching up with their younger counterparts when it comes to using the World Wide Web, a new Pew Research Center report has discovered.
TORONTO, June 14 /PRNewswire/ - Clothing retailer Roots is launching a collaboration with prominent writer & visual artist Douglas Coupland on a limited-edition clothing and accessory collection debuting July 8th and available for sale in the United States at www.roots.com/douglascoupland. The ROOTS X DOUGLAS COUPLAND collection includes apparel for women/men/children, accessories, leather goods, design items, furniture and art.
Survey Measures Impact of Recession on Healthcare Use by Demographic Segment ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty-five percent of Americans say they had difficulty paying for healthcare in the past 12 months, with the Baby Boomer and Generation X age groups leading the way, according to a study published today by Thomson Reuters.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many members of Generation-X say they feel unprepared for long-term care and do not feel they are taking the necessary steps to prepare for their futures, according to a survey released today by America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP).
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