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Can Managers Count On Millennials Sticking Around?

It turns out that millennials are as loyal as the previous generation Image Credit: Ryan Dickey Managers who have built a successful team are always worried about one thing: are their workers going to stay? As more and more of our teams are being built using members of the millennial generation a lot of us have become worried because we don’t have any manager training on how to get people to stay. The typical description of a millennial worker is one who moves around a lot looking f...
Tags: Careers, Employment, Recession, Skills, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Managers, Leaving, Staffing, Millennial, Job Hopping, Dr Jim Anderson Blue Elephant Consulting, Ryan Dickey, IT manager skills, IT manager training, IT team building, Move Around

Millennial fashion designer Alexandra O'Neill is seeing cocktail dress sales skyrocket as customers prepare for the new Roaring 20s

Alexandra O'Neill Courtesy of Alexandra O'Neill Markarian is luxury fashion brand best known for dressing Jill Biden during the 2021 inauguration. To Insider, O'Neill talks career beginnings and business ambitions. This is part of Insider's entrepreneur series Star, Rising which highlights early entrepreneurs. See more stories on Insider's business page. Name: Alexandra O'Neill Age: 35Location: New York City, New York Business: A luxury fashion line inspired by the...
Tags: Fashion, Kerry Washington, Small Business, New York City, Trends, Luxury, Retail, Emma Roberts, Lauren Bacall, Millennial, Neill, New York Fashion Week, Katherine Hepburn, Jill Biden, O Neill, New York City New York

Titan raises $58 million, with the Gen Z and Millennial-focused asset manager backed by big names like Will Smith and Kevin Durant

Getty Images Titan, the startup angling to be the active manager for a new generation of investors, raised $58 million. Titan has sought a role as the "premier" asset manager for Millenials and Gen Zs. Titan's take on active investing is to combine a core equity portfolio of around 20 stocks, hedged for customers' unique risk appetite. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Titan, the startup angling to be the active manager for a new generation ...
Tags: Trends, Markets, Fidelity, Andreessen Horowitz, Millenials, Will Smith, Robinhood, Titan, Blackrock, Millennial, Kevin Durant, Asset Management, Gen Z, Joe Percoco, MI Exclusive, Ethan Wu

Stocks are king among Gen-Z and millennial investors, but meme stocks are actually of little interest

Johner Images/Getty Images Johner Images/Getty Images Most Gen-Z and millennial investors don't own meme stocks, a survey conducted by Motley Fool found. Growth and dividend stocks are the most popular among the age groups. Retail traders began the "meme stock" trend earlier this year when GameStop shares skyrocketed. See more stories on Insider's business page. Meme stocks aren't actually that popular among Gen-Z and Millennial investors.A new survey revealed 30% of the two a...
Tags: India, Amc, Trends, Markets, Stocks, Blackberry, ESG, Robinhood, Gamestop, Meme, Millennial, SPAC, Motley Fool, Gen Z, Gen Zers, Johner

Winning over Millennial Audiences

Millennials are currently the lionshare of the workforce, with 59 million workers in the US alone. In just five years, they are projected to make up 75% of the workforce, according to Pew Research. What this means to you as a presenter is that there will most likely be a lot of people born between 1981 and 1996 in your audience. While it’s always good to do your research on any kind of audience, here are some tips and tricks to gaining the trust of millennial audiences in particular. Plan an...
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How a 26-year-old Harvard graduate and nonprofit cofounder spends his day

Saad Amer. Courtesy of Saad Amer Saad Amer, 26, is the cofounder of the nonprofit Plus1Vote. The nonprofit seeks to help people vote in elections. He is also a fellow at Yale and works with the United Nations. See more stories on Insider's business page. No two days are the same for Saad Amer, the 26-year-old cofounder of Plus1Vote. Some days he's creating Instagram filters to educate people on the climate crisis; the next, he's helping send a million text messages to get yo...
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SIGN UP HERE FOR OUR LIVE EVENT ON THURSDAY: Next-Gen founders on racial equity and inclusion in tech

(L-R) Urenna Okonkwo, Jordan Walker, Vernon Coleman Courtesy of Urenna Okonkwo; Willie Coleman; Courtesy of Jordan Walker; Samantha Lee/Insider Sign up here for our live event on February 25th at 12 PM ET.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The Black Lives Matter protests last summer helped fuel a new drive for diversity and inclusion in the workplace. But how far have we come since then? And how much farther do we have to go? Every industry in Corporate America has its o...
Tags: Corporate America, Trends, Tech, Silicon Valley, Webinar, Black, Voc, Millennial, Gen Z, Tech Insider, Samantha Lee, Jordan Walker, Willie Coleman, Dominic Madori Davis, Vernon Coleman, BI Graphics

SIGN UP HERE FOR OUR LIVE EVENT ON FEB. 25: Next-Gen founders on racial equity and inclusion in tech

Every industry in Corporate America has its own issues to grapple with. aelitta / Getty Images Sign up here for our live event on February 25th at 12 PM ET.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The Black Lives Matter protests last summer helped fuel a new drive for diversity and inclusion in the workplace. But how far have we come since then? And how much farther do we have to go? Every industry in Corporate America has its own issues to grapple with. Insider is taking a de...
Tags: Corporate America, Trends, Tech, Silicon Valley, Webinar, Black, Voc, Millennial, Gen Z, Tech Insider, Dominic Madori Davis, Vernon Coleman, Young Luxury, Urenna Okonkwo

RV rental platform Outdoorsy says it will hit $1 billion in sales next month after seeing explosive growth during the pandemic

An RV. Shutterstock RV rental platform Outdoorsy is set to hit $1 billion in sales next month. Outdoorsy grew 4,600% from April to October, Jeff Cavins, cofounder and CEO of Outdoorsy, told Insider. The company recently brought on strategic hires from Airbnb and Metromile. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. RV rental platform Outdoorsy is set to reach $1 billion in sales next month after seeing an outstanding year during the coronavirus pandemic, the company announced on T...
Tags: Apple, MetroMile, Transportation, Uber, London, News, Colorado, Disney, Trends, Virgin Galactic, Walt Disney Company, Airbnb, RV, Tiny Home On Wheels, Millennial, Lloyd

Georgia's new Senator-elect Jon Ossoff is a millennial success story

Senator-elect Jon Ossoff joined TikTok as he campaigned for his January 5 runoff election against Republican Sen. David Perdue. Spencer Platt/Getty Images, Jon Ossoff/TikTok Jon Ossoff is the first millennial to get elected to the senate. He comes from a generation that's battled loneliness, grappled with devastating mental health struggles and faced both financial instability and a growing wealth gap. Since he ran for a house seat in 2016, Ossoff's social media-friendly presence has marke...
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Millennials are flocking to RVs like never before during the pandemic, new data shows

You will go through several RVs. Shutterstock While the general surge in RV popularity during the coronavirus pandemic isn't millennial-specific, the demographic's rising interest in RVing has now started positively impacting sale and rental numbers. Millennials are now more interested in buying an RV than any other age demographic, according to a survey from the RV Industry Association. A millennial favorite, the Class B camper van, has seen an exceptional increase in sales and shipments....
Tags: Travel, Transportation, US, Trends, CMO, Virgin Galactic, RV, Young, Road Trip, Boomers, Barbados, Road Travel, Millennial, Thor Industries, Camper Van, Jen Young

7 ways to connect with first-time millennial and Gen Z buyers

To appeal to millennial and Gen Z buyers, you should familiarize yourself with their comfort zones, priorities and the challenges they face now. Here's what you need to know.
Tags: Social Media, Service, Radio, Agent, Online Reviews, Millennial, Baby Boomers, Generation Z, Gen Z, Brokerage, Select, Homebuyers, Ben Mizes, COVID-19, Gen Z Homebuyers

How Fair Harbor, one of fashion's fastest-growing sustainable brands, hit record sales during the pandemic

(L) Jake and his sister (R) Caroline. Fair Harbor Jake Danehy, 26, and his sister Caroline, 23, are the founders of Fair Harbor, a sustainable brand that turns recycled water bottles into clothing.  Last year, the duo was honored for their work in fashion and sustainability with a spot on the coveted Forbes 30 Under 30 list. Jake and Caroline previously spoke to Business Insider about how they spent the past five years scaling their business to become a popular — and profitable — sustainab...
Tags: Fashion, Small Business, China, Southeast Asia, New York City, US, Entrepreneur, Trends, Strategy, Sustainability, Retail, Business Insider, Forbes, Millennial, Soho, Jake

Riding hot market, Zillow posts first profitable quarter in 3 years

Zillow beat expectations, posting $657 million in revenue in the third quarter of 2020 and a net income of $40 million.
Tags: Markets & Economy, Select, Technology, Earnings, Ibuyer, Millennial, Rich Barton, Zillow, Zillow Group, Zillow Offers

Millennials join in on the mortgage refinance rush

Refinances accounted for 43 percent of all closed loans for millennials in September, according to a new analysis by ICE Mortgage Technology.
Tags: Mba, Radio, Mortgage, Millennial, Ellie Mae, Mortgage Bankers Association, Select, News Brief, Joe Tyrell, Joel Kan, ICE Mortgage Technology

A 35-year-old US Navy sailor who used military perks to 'house-hack' his way to passive income explains his strategy

Mike Damazo and his wife, Grace. Courtesy of Mike Damazo Mike Damazo is a petty officer in the US Navy stationed in Japan. Over the past seven years, he's used military benefits to invest in real estate. Damazo "house-hacked" a home he bought outside Fresno, California, using income from renters and his own military housing allowance to cover the mortgage. He also owns a townhouse in San Diego, which he purchased for 0% down using a Veterans Affairs loan and hopes to sell for...
Tags: Japan, Texas, Navy, Youtube, Fresno, Trends, Investing, Usda, Philippines, House, Veterans Affairs, San Diego, Invest, US Navy, Grace, Jersey

Do You Spend Like A Millennial?

(The following is an abbreviated transcription from a video Linda & I recorded. Please excuse any typos or errors.) Do you spend like a millennial? I found this study, and it talks about how millennials spend money compared to all other generations. Linda and I technically are millennials. We got in by the skin of our teeth, I think. I’m interested to see if we spend like typical millennials, or if we spend like… old people. Old people. Boomers. And, if you’re wonderi...
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The typical 2020 home seeker? A millennial woman who wants more space

A new report from Point2 found that searches for houses have exploded post-lockdown, and that women are doing most of the house-hunting.
Tags: Radio, Millennial, Markets & Economy, Home Prices, Lockdown, Pandemic, Homebuyers, Home Shopper, Point2, Open Plan, Coronavirus, Home Seeker

The Millennial Workplace Is Coming – Will Managers Be Ready?

The workplace is changing, will you know how to handle it? Image Credit: Photo by Helena Lopes on Unsplash As all managers have probably realized by now, the millennials have arrived. That younger generation of workers are moving into the office at the same time that the baby boomers are starting to move out. The arrival in force of this new type of worker is going to cause some fundamental changes to occur in the workplace. As a manager, you need to have the manager skills to be r...
Tags: Google, Tools, Technology, Workplace, Wikipedia, Future, Careers, Management, Tech, Change, Mobile Apps, Culture, Collaboration, Workspace, Platforms, Millennial

The Real Word: What’s the No. 1 mistake millennials are making? Renting

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they'll cover renting versus buying for millennials, Keller Williams ending profit sharing for defectors and how The Broke Agent is using TikTok.
Tags: Video, Renting, Opinion, Radio, Millennials, Agent, Homebuying, Millennial, Keller Williams, Nicole White, Kw, Brokerage, Select, Profit Sharing, Tiktok, Byron Lazine

Do you know your interest rate? 27% of mortgage holders don’t

Knowing your mortgage interest rate could save you a lot of money in the long run.
Tags: Data, Analysis, Radio, Agent, Mortgage, Millennial, Baby Boomers, Bankrate, Homeowner, Generation X, Homebuyers, Refinancing,, Silent Generation, Residential Finance Month, Theme-month-202002

Are Managers Going To Be Ready For Gen Z Workers?

The next generation of workers are already battle scarred Image Credit: kris krüg Ok manager, how is managing those millennials working out for you? I hope that you’ve come up with ways to make peace with them because it is just about time for the next batch of workers to show up on your doorstep: Generation Z. Do you have any manager training for dealing with this? This group of workers will be arriving battle-scarred, socially awkward, and driven by money. Are you going to be ready for th...
Tags: You Tube, Careers, Social Media, Recession, Depression, Anxiety, Terror Attacks, Staffing, Millennial, Baby Boomers, Generation Z, Jim Anderson, Financial Crises

Silver tsunami set to hit housing market over next 2 decades

Baby boomers are set to vacate their currently occupied homes at a much higher rate, according to a new Zillow study released Sunday.
Tags: Housing Market, Radio, Zillow, Millennial, Markets & Economy, Select, News Brief, Homes For Sale, Home Prices, Homebuyers, Baby Boomeer, Silver Tsunami

What’s The Best Way For A Manager To Switch Jobs?

You may be willing to switch to a new company, but do you know how to do it correctly? Image Credit: Alexis Martín No job that any of us have will probably last us for our entire career. What that means is that we’re all going to be packing up our manager skills and switching jobs at some point in time. This is where things can get a bit tricky because none of us have had any manager training in how to do this correctly. Yes, we may be willing to jump to a new company to take on that shiny ...
Tags: Career, Interview, Resume, Careers, Job, Linkedin, Job Search, Employer, Notifications, Interviewing, Excuses, Millennial, Jim Anderson, Churn, Wage Growth, MeToo

Get Your Business Ready for Gen Z: Millennial Auto Trends Part III

In 10 Years, Your Buyers Will Be From Gen Z. Will You Be Ready? We are all familiar with Baby Boomers, Millennials, Gen Xers and Gen Yers, but how much do we know about the latest Gen Z? The Pew Research Center began studying the largest generation, Millennials, in 2009. Ten years later, researchers saw that the Millennial classification needed a cutoff point. That’s when Generation Z entered the ring: the “just Google it”, mobile-first, true digital native generation. Until the next ge...
Tags: Google, Microsoft, America, Car Buying, Autos, Ibm, Ai, Gen Y, Honda, Pew Research Center, Boomers, Industry News, Ebay Motors, Millennial, Generation Y, Baby Boomer

‘Adulting’: How Millennials Are Shaping Auto Trends Part II

We’ve heard all the adages about millennials before. They’re entitled. They constantly need praise in order to be motivated. They whine about wanting to work remotely. They switch jobs too often. They live in their parents’ basements and can’t stand on their own two feet. Their lives take place as much online as they do in honest-to-goodness “real” life. They demand instant gratification, want everything online, and are oddly enamored with brunch. Millennials (also known as Gen Y) get a bad r...
Tags: America, Auto Industry, Millennials, Car Buying, Autos, Gen Y, Rideshare, Wall Street Journal, Trend, Ridesharing, Boomers, Gig Economy, University Of Michigan, Industry News, Gallup, Millennial

4 Takeaways from 3 Renowned Personal Finance Experts

We share four takeaways from our podcast interview series with three renowned personal finance experts. This show is made possible by This is our wrap up show for Money Smart Week, a national public awareness campaign coordinated by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, to help individuals and families better manage their personal finances. […] The post 4 Takeaways from 3 Renowned Personal Finance Experts appeared first on Bigg Success. [click the title link above to re...
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Don’t Make Me Wait, Call or Think: Millennials and Auto Care Part I

2019 is the first year in US history that the number of millennials surpassed the number of baby boomers. Today, there are about 79.8 million millennials in the U.S. (ages 23 to 38 in 2019), while the total number of baby boomers (ages 55 to 73 in 2019 ) is 74.1 million . As baby boomers reach their maximum earning potential and enter or approach retirement age, millennials are still young in their careers and are only getting started in their accumulation of wealth. By 2030, ...
Tags: Google, Auto, Technology, Cars, Digital, US, Maintenance, Tech, Repair, Automotive, Millennials, Tips, Autos, Gen Y, Cost, Millennial

Debt-Averse Millennials are Pushing Retailers to Evolve Payment Options

The economic issues of the recent past have not only shaped Millennials as consumers but as shoppers as well.  The Great Recession left Millennials to struggle with a lack of job security, mounting student loan debt and financial anxiety. In fact, forty-one percent of Millennials are straddled with student debt, which has left many weary of taking on additional debt with credit cards. Fortune reported just 1 in 3 Millennials carry plastic, and if they do, it tends to be a prepaid or debit car...
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Why New Millennial Marketing Strategies is Exciting for the future of Hotels

What does the Millennial market segment mean for Hotels? When you think about millennials, what do you think you know? For starters, you probably assume that technology is important to this group, and you’d be right. They’re used to it—they’re digital natives after all. They’ve led their whole lives with devices, from laptops to smartphones and tablets. So, when as a marketer, you’re thinking about how to reach millennials, certainly the digital journey has to figure into things. But there is a...
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