Generations

Timeline created by CeciliaGav
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    Silent Generation

    Born between 1927 and 1945, The Silent Generation, also known as Traditionalists, tend to be in their 60s, 70s, and even 80s. Most Traditionalists are retired, but those that are still working seem to be largely aging partners, managers, or senior support staff.
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    Baby Boomers: Born 1946 – 1964

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    Generation X: Born 1965 – 1976

    Gen Xers are self-sufficient, resourceful and individualistic, since they have been accustomed to caring for themselves since before reaching adulthood. They value freedom and responsibility and try to overcome challenges on their own. As a Gen Xer, you can use your independence to advance in your career. Try to apply your problem-solving skills to form solutions and then approach your supervisor with your ideas.
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    Millennials or Gen Y: Born 1977 – 1995

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    Gen Z, iGen, or Centennials

    What defines Generation Z? Strictly speaking, it’s those born between the mid-1990s and early 2010s and following Millennials, but according to a recent Adweek report, Gen Z are not “Millennials 2.0.” Turns out, the first generation to be born into a fully digital world are more than just “online a lot.” This cohort already represents 40% of consumers worldwide and understanding Gen Z’s relationship to the online world—how they interact with each other and brand