Generation Y

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Generation Y

n.
The generation following Generation X, especially people born in the United States and Canada from the early 1980s to the late 1990s.

[Modeled on Generation X.]

Generation Y

n
(Sociology) members of the generation of people born between the early 1980s and mid-1990s who are seen as being discerning consumers with a high disposable income

Generation Y


n.
the generation born in the 1980s and 1990s, esp. in the United States.
[1990–95; patterned after Generation X]

generation Y

People born into technologically advanced societies since 1980.
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Base: All Adults Generation Party Echo Generation Baby Total Boomers X Boomers Matures (18-30) (31-42) (43-61) (62+) Rep.
The Echo generation is going to be demanding the latest technology, finest facilities, complete attention of faculty, immediate access to courses and customer service that is beyond reproach.
Craig Kielburger is part of the Echo Generation, the 6.
The boomer generation is aging but getting wealthier, the baby bust generation is relatively small and the echo generation (the boomers' children) promises to be the most challenging generation of all.
The good news for association executives struggling to recruit new workers is that this Echo generation is considered civic-minded, and many have already done volunteer work as part of school requirements.
The echo generation ``is going to behave more like Generation X than like their parents' generation,'' said Kellyanne Fitzpatrick, a GOP pollster.
This echo generation now comprises the largest sector of the American population, Tapscott said, "but what makes them a real force for social transformation is not just their demographic muscle, what makes them a real force is that these kids are growing up digital.
The new echo generation is Garmin's return to the freshwater market," said Dan Bartel, Garmin's vice president of worldwide sales.
With a growing number of singles and couples - which are part of the baby boom echo generation - this trend is expected to intensify over the forecast period.
Echo Generation - the upcoming workforce/consumer wants total control of everything
distributes a complete line of cosmetics products through the brand name of Arpeggio Professional Makeup and TKOUSA Cosmetics, a fun and trendy line targeted to the Echo generation.