About Generation Y

Generation Y Generation Y are individuals born between 1981 and 1998. Members of this generation are often referred to as the Net generation (Martin, 2005). This generation is also the largest demographic cohort since the Baby Boomers. Societal Context Shaping Generation Y The perspectives of this generation are...

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About Generation X

Generation X Generation X consists of individuals born between 1965 and 1980. Barney (2002) considered Generation X to include individuals born between 1963 and 1977. Most start this generation after 1964, the official end of the increased birth rates (Martin & Tulgan, 2006; Szamosi, 2006; Timmermann,...

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About the Baby Boomers

Excerpts from 'iBosses: The Rise of Gen y Entrepreneurs - The Momentum Behind the New Age of Entrepreneurs' by Dr Patrick Khor Baby Boomers Early Baby Boomers were born from 1946 to 1951, while Late Baby Boomers were born from 1952 to 1964. Baby Boomers view “retirement...

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Prevailing Generation Types

Insights from 'iBosses: The Rise of Gen Y Entrepreneurs – The Momentum Behind the New Age of Entrepreneurs' Pendergast explained, “Generations move as a collective through society, passing through four phases of life, but always maintaining their unique generational characteristics”. Pendergast解释:“一个世代是社会里的一个群体,会经历人生四大阶段,但同时保持有关世代的特质。   Incidentally, Howe and Strauss (2000) also provided...

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