CBS News recently reported that gender neutrality is a significant fashion trend amongst members of Gen Z. Read More »
What it means to be “gender neutral” in marketing to Gen Z
The term “gender neutrality” is just that, not specific to either gender, and it’s no surprise that Gen Z aligns with it.
Gen Z Prom-Goers Are Most Traditional Teens in Years, Survey Finds
Gen Z prom-goers are taking fashion tips and tricks from their Generation X moms and even their Baby Boomer grandmothers, rather than their Millennial sisters.
When it comes to prom attire, Gen Z girls are making more modest and conservative choices. Read More »
How To Reach Gen Z Through Brand Stickers
Sticker packs beat out emojis for a number of reasons.
Due to this shift in interests and social media preferences, emojis are a no-go for Gen Z—sticker packs are the latest trend. Read More »
Check out these surprising facts from our new national study on Gen Z
Here are 5 things every Millennial and Gen X mom should know based on our new national study on Gen Z.
As any mom can see, Gen Z is going to be quite different from previous generations. Read More »
New National Study Finds Gen Z is Smarter with Money than Millennials
Our newest research here at The Center for Generational Kinetics reveals that Americans ages 14-21 are demonstrating conservative economic tendencies at an early age.
Not since the Baby Boomers has there a been a generation so concerned with financial responsibility. Read More »
How a generation is defined by more than just their birth year
Multiple generations compose today's workforce, so there's been a lot of talk about how members of each group behave.
To better understand generational behaviors, it's a good idea to explore each group's generation-shaping moments. Read More »
Jason Dorsey, the Gen Z Expert, talks Gen Z employment opportunities
While Gen Z wants jobs that are fulfilling, they also crave job stability and don't plan to change jobs as much as their predecessors have.
Dorsey explained to the Boston Globe that Gen Z wants to avoid the mistakes that Millennials made. Read More »
Scholarship funds will go directly to students and their education provider
I’m incredibly excited to announce that in partnership with Distributor Contractor Association we raised $20,000 in scholarship money
What makes this extra special for me personally, is that I raised 4x more in scholarship money than I actually earned when I was in college! Read More »
(and Other Names that Didn't Stick)
Although there were multiple contenders for the definitive name, "Gen Z" is the current winner. Here are other names and why they didn't stick.
In the end, we have settled on "Generation Z," or, simply "Gen Z," to title if not group together the current and emerging characteristics, trends, and behaviors that collectively help to define this generation. Read More »
"Live Chilling" is how Gen Z Hangs Out
The ease and functionality of online “live chilling” make it most appealing to youth. Dorsey explains they are “using one of these apps on their phone, in their living room – connecting to people in other living rooms, and that’s hanging out.”
They are maintaining friendships via the internet much like previous generations would have utilized a local coffee shop, and according to leading Gen Z expert and researcher Jason Dorsey, “This is not going away”. Read More »