Born between the early 1980s and 2000s, millennials are becoming a larger and more important part of South Africa’s population. However, the prevailing tough economic climate has taken its toll on the country’s millennials, with youth unemployment...
April 10, 2018 •
General, Top Stories •
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With the ever-growing influence of Millennials on the hotel industry, luxury hotel groups have started to consider them as the future’s most affluent customer segment. Yet, a recent research carried out at Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne shows that luxury...
January 17, 2018 •
Top Stories •
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Whether you love them or hate them, millennials will become the leadership that drives our society in the digital age. As individuals and as a collective, they will wield power that is unprecedented in human history and be required to make decisions that...
November 9, 2017 •
Finance, Top Stories •
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A study conducted by Forrester has revealed that millennials are actively looking for financial guidance more than their older counterparts. The “Millennials Want Financial Advice, With or Without Humans” study revealed that in Europe, 32% of...
August 4, 2017 •
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Think back to the last time you attended a meeting with millennials. Did they seem disengaged? Distracted by their devices? More interested in what was happening on the other side of the window? Could you not help but think back to when you were that age,...
November 17, 2016 •
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The generation known as ‘Millennials’ will soon make up half of the global workforce, and as the generation that is the first to be classified as ‘digital natives’, their views on technology are inevitably going to have an impact on the companies they...
With youth day passed, we are once again reminded that the country’s economic future is heavily dependent on the employment fortunes of our youth. Currently, a lot of work remains to get young people working and finding effective tools to combat...
August 28, 2012 •
Comments Off on Generation iPod: Cash will soon be ancient history
Using cash for purchases will soon be a thing of the past according to a recent 11-country Connecting with the Millennials survey conducted by Visa. Millennials, typically born between 1982 and 1995, make up 25 percent of the world’s population and...