A new study from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis found that households headed by someone born before 1960 are better off, while younger households headed by someone born after 1960 are generally worse off. Read More »
New research shows that Millennials born in the 1980s may have a more difficult time gaining financial ground
It’s no secret that Millennials continue to face a tougher financial reality, but just how far behind are they compared to previous generations when they were the same age?
Discover from The Center’s behavioral designer Heather Watson how you can keep your Gen Z employees engaged with a little—or maybe a lot—of feedback!
Gen Z is growing up, graduating college, and starting to enter your workforce. While you probably feel you just got a handle on adapting to Millennials’ workplace preferences, it’s already time to start focusing on this next generation of workers: Generation Z.
So, what’s the secret to engaging Gen Z at work? Feedback—and lots of it! Read More »
Acclaimed generational speaker Jason Dorsey returns to keynote The Financial Brand Forum and receives a standing ovation
Jason Dorsey, President and lead researcher at the Center for Generational Kinetics, brought his trademark high-energy keynote speech and practical actions to The Financial Brand Forum for the second time on May 7-9, 2018.
Dorsey, described by the Forum as “smart, entertaining, educational, and funny,” captivated the audience with brand new insights on Millennials and Gen Z as consumers, employees, and trendsetters. Read More »
Jason Dorsey weighs in on how the baby care industry can weather the Millennial storm
As the US fertility rate continues to hit record lows, major baby care brands are reeling from Millennials’ decision to delay parenthood.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics, the US fertility rate fell to 60.2 births per 1,000 women of childbearing age in 2017, down 3 percent from 2016. Read More »
Gen Z won’t pull away from their smartphones—even during prom!
It’s no secret that Gen Z are digital natives, and now most are connected to their smartphones—even at their own prom!
According to a recent KVUE article, smartphones are instrumental in organizing and documenting prom night for Gen Z. Read More »
The Center’s Director of Research Elli Denison Ph.D. reveals the advantages of generational research compared to traditional market research
As the Director of Research at The Center, I get asked a lot of questions about the generations research we do for our clients.
What exactly is generations research? How is it different from traditional market research? What extra value does your focus on generations add? Read More »
With millions of Gen Z entering the workforce, The Center’s Dr. Denise Villa and Heather Watson talk with CNBC about their expectations
With Baby Boomers on the brink of retirement and Gen X and Millennials squarely in the driver’s seat when it comes to the workforce, Gen Z is poised to come in and shake things up.
According to a recent CNBC article, the oldest Gen Zers are graduating college, and are about to enter the workforce with an entirely new set of expectations. Read More »
Many young adults still rely on parents to do their taxes
Many Millennials still receive financial help from their parents well into their twenties and thirties—and not just in cash.
A surprising number of Millennials also rely on their parents to not only help them with their taxes, but to do it for them completely. Read More »
Sign up for our upcoming webinar to get exclusive research findings on the generation after Millennials
We’ve compiled our original Gen Z data into a live, free webinar that reveals what Gen Z values at work.
Gen Z is an extremely tech savvy, hardworking, and connected generation – and our research is showing that they’re shaping up to be very different from Millennials in many key ways, including in the workplace. Read More »
Heather Watson, CGK’s behavioral designer, explains how our latest research discoveries will help your brand engage with Gen Z on YouTube
Gen Z spends a lot of time on YouTube—or as they called it in our last focus group “Google-Tube.” Why? Because they are using it to search for things online the way older generations use Google.
Find out how our latest research discoveries will help your brand engage with Gen Z on YouTube. Read More »