Latest Generation Y Stories

2013-12-06 23:23:26

62% of the Millennials surveyed indicated they were familiar with the term patient engagement versus only 40% of the Gen X health consumers. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 InCrowd, the only provider of real time market intelligence for the pharmaceutical industry, today announced the results of research with 330 Gen X and Millennial health consumers from across the United States. The findings suggest commonalities and differences between the two demographics. While the term...

2013-12-04 23:22:57

Walker Sands’ Future of Retail Study reveals product rental instead of purchase among consumers is on the rise, expected to grow by 70 percent in the next year. Chicago (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 Consumers – especially the younger generation – are looking to crowdsourcing to rent products instead of making purchases. According to Walker Sands’ 2014 Future of Retail Study, 37 percent of consumers ages 18-25 have already participated in renting instead of buying, with 63 percent open...

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-...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.