Up until recently, everyone born between the years 1980 and 2004 were lumped together under the banner ‘Millennials”. While grouping a certain demographic by age does assist in some predictions, it is becoming increasingly obvious that Millennials are comprised of four separate groups. Each group is affected by different socio-economic factors and as such have […]
The generation of Millennials is the most open to new experiences and broader horizons. Born between the years of 1980 and 2004, the millennial generation forms part of a hyper-connected, always online world. Their views and ideas are sculpted not only by their local community but by the international village that is the internet. It […]
With one foot in the first world, and one foot in third, the South African Millennial is in the unique position where they have the outlook and aspirations of first world Millennials, but understand the limitations and socio-economic factors of being in a developing nation. Traditional marketing campaigns aren’t effective for this kind of outlook. […]
The term Millennial was initially coined by Howe and Strauss to describe anyone who would turn 18 in the year 2000. However, since then the term has been expanded to include anyone born between 1982 and 2004.
The millennial group now ages between 14 and 36, with the older end being financially successful and thus being […]
Millennials are the largest living generation in the United States as well as in South Africa. It is therefore not surprising that, with a staggering $3.39 trillion in spending power, millennials currently have the most consumer influence of any generation.
Greg Martin from Tradeway commented that it is apparent that traditional marketing strategies no longer hits […]