When it comes to Covid-19, for children and emerging adults, the effects of this pandemic have been tremendous and profound. 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.
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 »
Many Millennials feel like they have not reached the ambitious goals they set earlier in life.
Millennials have frequently come of age being criticized as lazy or entitled, which only adds weight and frustration to missed goals. However, we all know that generations don’t grow up in a vacuum. There are many factors at play that shape them.
Understanding the specific challenges Millennials have faced helps us to understand the complexity of the generation. Read More »
"I was honored to share the stage—both in-person and virtually—with General Paul E. Funk II, the head of TRADOC for the US Army."
"The in-person presentation was especially inspiring for me because we delivered the program on-site at The Center for Generational Kinetics headquarters in Austin, Texas!"
General Funk is a four-star general and has an incredible personal story and record of leadership and service. Read More »
Great advisors don’t take a family’s or company’s business for granted.
Our work shows that there is zero generational advantage to attracting and keeping Millennials (and Gen Z) as clients simply because an advisor is in their generation. Whichever advisor best adapts to connect with these generations will earn their trust, business, and loyalty.
Contrary to popular opinion, Millennials are often the #1 group to refer new clients to financial advisors! Read More »
What would you do if you were being inducted into your industry’s Hall of Fame? Watch Jason's unexpected answer!
"It means so much to me to receive the highest recognition in our industry—and from my peers—and to get to do so in-person."
"Sometimes in life, you just have to break with formality and jump up and down and cheer!!" Read More »