For them, it’s how they connect, learn, debate, date, express themselves, and so much more. Social media connects Gen Z to the world around them, but it also connects the world to Gen Z. Read More »
Here is what we uncovered as part of our ongoing national quantitative Gen Z research
For Generation Z, social media has always been a part of their lives. In fact, they don’t view it as media at all.
As top college grads are swayed by Silicon Valley allure, firms like Goldman Sachs are taking their social media presence to the next level
In an age where companies can’t afford to be offline, even financial giant Goldman Sachs launched an official Instagram account in September 2018.
This is a crucial move for financial institutions that want to ensure they will maintain their competitive edge in the years to come. Read More »
Does Gen Z see VR as a trendy gadget, or will VR be this generation’s iPhone?
As virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) mature, Gen Z is poised to become the first generation to truly adopt these new experiences
While immersing themselves in a digital world is already a part of their daily “normal” lives—VR and AR will intensify the degree of immersion. Read More »
So obsessed they are losing sleep! Heather Watson shares surprising insights from our 2018 State of Gen Z research study
Gen Z is growing up remarkably different from other generations—including Millennials—due to powerful digital tools and transformative tech innovation.
In fact, we found in our 2018 State of Gen Z study that 95% have a smartphone. And, 25% had a smartphone before the age of 10! Being connected 24/7 is their norm. Read More »
Here’s how this young generation sees banking, and what this could mean for the future of big banks
Gen Z may be the first generation to never step foot inside a bank.
With mobile banking more widespread than ever, and Gen Z more comfortable with using apps than face-to-face conversation, there is little reason for them to use traditional banking methods. Read More »
Tbh is the newest app for reviewing friends and many in Gen Z love it
In line with current Gen Z trends in mobile apps are those apps designed for anonymously reviewing your friends. One new app that is topping the charts allows the user to do just that but it all has to be positive.
The app is called tbh (to be honest) and it has users take polls about their friends. You’re presented with a series of polls, 12 at a time, then four options of friends to choose from. Read More »
"Live Chilling" is the next generation's antidote to social media
Gen Zers are turning to a new way of hanging out online: the "live chill."
The idea of "hanging out" is being remodeled. It is changing to adapt to our digital landscape. Read More »
Why broadcast is making a return to Millennial TV sets
"Rabbit Ears" are making a comeback from the technology trash pile to offer free TV to anyone who hauls them out of the attic.
Why and how are these supposedly ancient electronics making it back into Millennial living rooms? Read More »
How to engage the most elusive generation with social marketing
Generation Z, the new kids on the block after Millennials, now holds $44 billion in purchasing power.
Here are three unexpected marketing approaches for reaching Gen Z. Read More »