empty nest syndrome

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empty nest syndrome

n.
A feeling of depression experienced by some parents after their children have grown and left home.

emp′ty nest′ syn`drome


n.
a depressed state felt by some parents after their children have grown up and left home.
[1970–75]
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Therefore, applying previous results obtained in, for example, rapidly aging societies such as Germany, Italy, or Spain (cf, United Nations, 2017), where so-called best agers (65+ years) represent a significant part of the audience, could ultimately favor misjudgments about how to effectively market the product to different age groups.
Unlike these previous attempts, however, we are not only interested in the analysis of aggregated German TV demand data, (12) but further differentiate between six different stages of life (cfi, Erikson and Erikson, 1998): childhood (3-4 years), school age (5-12 years), adolescence (13-19 years), early adulthood (20-39 years), adulthood (40-64 years) and best agers (65+ years).
Interestingly, relative TV audience demand, that is, an international football game's market share, was, on average, highest among best agers (M= 46.12, SD = 15.94), while absolute TV audience demand was, on average, highest in the second oldest age group, that is, adulthood (M= 5.41, SD = 3.05).
A new project named Best Agers', financed in the amount of 4.5 million by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), was launched in February.
(2008) Verpackung fur Best Ager. Marketinginstrument mit maximalem Potenzial.
(2004) Erfolgreich verkaufen an anspruchsvolle Kunden--Premiumkunden und Best Ager begeistern.