The next generation of workers is Generation Y or the Millennial Generation, those born after the late 1970s or early 1980s (depending on your source) and currently entering the workplace.
Also known as…
- Digital Natives
- Echo Boomers
- Generation Next
- Generation “why”
- Internet Generation
- Net Generation
- Most education-minded generation in history.
- Better educated than any other generation in history.
- Social Responsibility:
- Most socially conscious generation since the ’60s.
- Volunteer in their communities more than any other in American history.
- Most cross-culture, cross-creed, and cross-color generation in U.S. history.
- First generation that’s completely comfortable with technology.