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Are you ready for Generation Z?

February 26, 2014

Future next exit signGeneration Z?????????? I’m still adjusting to Generation Y, so I was caught off guard that there’s this whole other group that I should now begin to learn about. The oldest kids in Gen Z will turn 18 this year, so it won’t be long till they're on our doorsteps, freshly minted accounting degrees in hand.

Called a generation of realists by Sarah Sladek of XYZ University, this group has been born into “school shootings, climate change, terrorism and the Great Recession.” And they’re the ones who are going to have to find solutions to lots of problems that we older people will be leaving behind.

Here’s a short blog by Sarah that will introduce you to Gen Z and I think you’re going to like what you see.

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