Looking back on these sixteen days, I am inspired and grateful. Read More »
Have you ever had an experience that pushed you to see what you could deliver?
This speaking tour was the most exhilarating two weeks of speaking and travel I've had since the start of the pandemic. It was also the most physically demanding.
Gen Z is the first digitally native generation.
As of September 2020, TikTok has grown by 75% and filtered into intergenerational use—signaling Gen Z's influence in leading consumer behavior which has been likened to what Millennials did with Facebook and Instagram. In fact, TikTok was the most visited website in 2021!!!
Gen Z is taking the spotlight from Millennials and exerting its burgeoning influence over lifestyle, work, technology, banking, consumer trends, and much more. Read More »
As Housing Prices Soar, More Millennials are Looking to Mobile Homes to Check ‘Home Buyer’ Off Their List
Buying a home is definitely not as easy as it once was.
Millennial first-time homebuyers are considering something they may not have before: buying a mobile home.
Mobile homes are starting to make a lot of sense for many Millennials who are eager to get into a home and move out of the cycle of renting. Read More »
CGK President Jason Dorsey Shares Our Research on the Lasting Changes Ahead for Generation Z—aka Generation COVID
The effects of the pandemic will shape the rest of Gen Z’s lives.
It will be important to study how these new social norms, habits, and expectations shape the future of this important, vibrant, rapidly emerging generation.
Generation-defining moments are the events, experiences, and memories that shape how generations view the world around them and influence the decisions they go on to make. Read More »
The Covid-19 Pandemic is Gen Z’s Generation Defining Event. CGK President Jason Dorsey shared this and more on NRK TV in Norway!
Every generation has its defining experience, these are deeply impactful moments that affect a generation and can create a lasting impact on how they view the world and their future.
The social and emotional damage this pandemic has had—and will continue to have—on Gen Z cannot be overstated, and candidly, needs to be talked about much more so that it is a safe and constructive conversation as we all work to help this generation, their families, and communities.
When it comes to Covid-19, for children and emerging adults, the effects of this pandemic have been tremendous and profound. Read More »
CGK President Jason Dorsey Getting Back to In-Person Events With Book Signings—and He is Having So Much Fun!
"I have really, really missed signing books and visiting with event attendees after my speeches."
"It was exciting to sign books for a dedicated group of leaders at their first in-person event in a long time. What an energizing and wonderful experience! "
"I was excited to speak in-person to more than 300 civic leaders from communities across Oregon and then do a big book signing!" Read More »
CGK President Jason Dorsey Keynoting Vermeer Corporation’s North American Workforce Development Summit
Talented employees of every generation are looking for jobs, careers, and new opportunities—but often don’t know where to start.
If you’ve been on a walk, drive, or to pretty much any store lately, you’ve probably seen all the HELP WANTED signs. They seem to be in almost every storefront. The workforce shortage facing organizations in industries across the U.S. is urgent.
It is clear, based on our research, that there are specific actions that drive employment results now—from recruiting and engagement to innovation and retention. Read More »
"I was thrilled to deliver my first-ever keynote in athletic wear, including a bold red t-shirt!"
It was exciting to see their leaders so fired up about actions they can use right now to lead each generation of their team members.
CGK President Jason Dorsey recently had the opportunity to switch up his usual speaking attire for athletic wear—which was quite fitting given his passion for health and fitness. Read More »
Millennials have a tremendous amount to offer in experience, mindset, and skillset.
Many 40-year-old and older Millennials feel a connection to both Gen X and Millennial generations, having had experience with both analog and digital worlds.
CGK President Jason Dorsey shared his thoughts on what it means for Millennials who have now been officially adults for more than 20 years(!) and how coming of age during such challenging times has affected them and their future. Read More »
CGK President Jason Dorsey Talking to CNBC About Gen Z’s Desire for Sustainability and the Rise of Greenwashing
Gen Z’s desire for sustainable products and businesses is robust and growing.
As companies recalibrate and adapt to fit Gen Z’s quest for sustainability and improving the planet, a new and overlooked but important reality has emerged: greenwashing.
One consumer trend Gen Z is not only driving but redefining is a deep expectation for sustainability from brands, retailers, merchants, supply chains, manufacturers, and all contact points in between (including payments!). Read More »