Millennials

If You Seem Younger Than Your Parents Were at Your Age, Here's Why

No, it's not your imagination. You are actually more youthful--not to mention smarter--than your mom, dad, and grandparents were at your age. (Don't …

Lifestyle

Finally, an Answer! 4 Reasons Why Millennials Are Waiting to Buy a Home

Fewer millennials are buying homes today than in years past. Here are the factors influencing this trend.<p>Say what you will about millennials and …

Mortgages

LDS millennials are more Democratic, diverse than older Mormons, survey shows | The Salt Lake Tribune

Mormon millennials are mostly married and wed at about the same age as their parents. They grew up in smaller families, are more racially diverse and …

Salt Lake City

This Millennial Pink Watermelon Mask Smells Like Summer

Watermelon is already one of our favorite warm-weather snacks, but now it's becoming one of our favorite skincare ingredients too. The Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask ($45) has been flying off the virtual shelves due to its chic packaging, amazing scent, and, most importantly, skincare …

Skin Care

Here's the Survey on Global Citizenship that Zuckerberg Called a Big Deal

Mark Zuckerberg called for community on a global scale in his 2017 Harvard Commencement speech, and he pointed to a recent report as cause for …

Globalization

Study Shows, For Millennials, Checking In While On Vacation Is A Good Thing

Millennials more likely to check message while on vacation. Here's why...<p>While a new study by Accountemps shows more than half of workers ages 55 and over (60 percent) do not check in at all while on vacation, the opposite is true of their Millennial counterparts. A whopping 62 percent of workers …

Productivity

Millennials are fueling new growth in recreational vehicle sales

With summer approaching and outdoor sites beckoning, Amy Buckles just put a deposit down on a ticket to adventure — her first new travel trailer.<p>The 35-year-old newcomer from Bristol, Va., is among the first-time recreational vehicle buyers expected to drive sales to a new record this year, the …

RVs

Boston millennials a diverse, educated bunch

But so what?<p>Some 35 percent of Boston residents were between the ages of 20 and 34 as of 2015, according to a new analysis from the nonprofit Boston Foundation.<p>That is the highest millennial concentration among America’s 25 largest cities, and a much higher proportion than the 21 percent nationwide …

Housing

Do GenZ Viewers Find Commercials A Novelty?

Hulu’s new skinny bundle entrant is different for one reason. Instead of trying to duplicate the typical cable television user guide, Hulu makes …

Advertising Industry

Report: 75 Percent Of Millennials Who Want To Buy A Home In D.C. Don't Have The Cash

Three quarters of millennials who want to buy a home in D.C. can’t because they’re strapped for cash, according to a new report by Apartment List.<p>The …

Washington D.C.

Older Americans Are More Millennial Than Millennials

To understand both changes to the workforce and changing attitudes toward work, don’t watch young people. Watch their parents (and uncles, aunts, and grandparents).<p>Young people are the supposed vanguards of a new economic age. Unlike their parents, young people are said to value happiness over …

Sociology

Never Good Enough: Why Millennials Are Obsessed With Self-Improvement

We’re simply spoiled with possibility.<p><i>A version of this article was originally published on Forbes. Sign up for Caroline’s newsletter to get her writing sent straight to your inbox.</i><p>Millennials may be perceived as narcissistic, lazy, entitled and fragile, but we’re more determined to improve …

5 Proven Ways to Connect with Millennials

Let's face it, most companies struggle to really connect with the Millennial generation. These 5 ways have a proven track record that you can follow.<p>Yes, Millennials are different than other generations, but they're really not that hard to understand. If there's something businesses should know, …

Whole Foods

Pottery Barn's big problem: Your tiny apartment

The retail world is in a state of upheaval. And for a while, Pottery Barn's emporiums of tufted armchairs and dentil-molded sleigh beds were largely immune from the trouble. Since the home furnishings chain was acquired by Williams-Sonoma in 1985, the only time it had seen declining sales was …

A Day In The Life Of Gen Z's 'Cool' Consultant

As companies aim to appeal to Generation Z and sculpt unique products, authentic brand stories, and desirable work places, they are realizing the task is often easier said than done. Pepsi fumbled a multi-million-dollar ad campaign with Kendall Jenner, Under Armour’s stock cut in half over the last …

Millennials want to buy houses, but not save for them

Avocados aside, almost 80% of millennials plan to buy a home at some point, but aren't prepared for it, according to a study by Apartment List. The …

Up-to-date technology can keep Millennials in finance from “going rogue”

The U.S. is in the midst of a massive demographic shift. Baby boomers are retiring and their children—tech-savvy Millennials—are a growing force in the workplace. Soon, these young professionals will become the finance leaders of tomorrow. For CFOs and businesses looking to build out their finance …

Baby Boomers

The Avocado Toast Millionaire Is Back With More Advice for Millennials

You won’t like it<p>He sparked a global uproar when he singled out avocado toast as the reason many millennials can't afford to buy their first homes. …

Business

Generation Trump?

In a cover story in this magazine almost a decade ago, the late Dean Barnett hailed "the 9/11 generation" and held out the hope—nay, the …

Politics

The Cool-Girl Way to Wear Millennial Pink

Fashion has always had an infatuation with the colour pink, but there's a particular shade that's taking over, and it doesn't seem to be going away …

Fashion

How Jameson Distillery Is Creating More Than 300,000 Experiences To Reach Millennial Consumers

From my research into the millennial generation, I know that these consumers often value experiences over material things. In fact, three in four millennials would rather pay for an experience than a product. This has helped fuel the experience economy we live in. As a result, there is a new …

Whiskey

Generation Z Retail Shopping Behaviors

For awhile now, all we have heard about is Millennials and their desires in a retail store. And this is important, after all, Millennials make up the …

eCommerce

Why an Old $77 Ikea Chair Nows Sells for Thousands as a Collectors' Item

Think Ikea furniture isn't worth holding onto? Think again.<p>Millennials are getting older. They're becoming more established in their careers. That means more disposable income. So what are they buying with their extra cash?<p>Some are collecting vintage Ikea furniture. And they're paying thousands of …

Furniture

5 Comics That Reveal What People Think Millennials Are Like Vs What They’re Actually Like

Many people think of millennials as spoiled kids who were born into privilege and have every opportunity handed to them on a plate, but as you can …

Comics

7 Tips for Working With (Or Being) an Exceptional Millennial

Millennials are a vital and misunderstood part of the modern workforce. Here's what one exceptional millennial entrepreneur says you should know about them.<p>Millennials get a bad rap. I have heard them called everything from "entitled narcissists" to "special snowflakes" by those who work for them, …

Leadership

Millennial women aren’t taking the vacations they’ve earned

U.S. companies may be touting "unlimited vacation” policies and expanding paid leave benefits to attract younger workers. But just before the long weekend kickoff to summer, two new surveys show that plenty of U.S. workers still don't feel they can use all that time they're offered — as well as an …

News (U.S.)

How making your own arugula and marinated chicken salad could save you thousands of dollars a year

We here at the MarketWatch Personal Finance team are always obsessing over finding ways to live the good life on the cheap.<p>And in today’s era of Instagram-worthy dishes seemingly everywhere, one of the easiest ways to literally flush money down the toilet is to eat out often. Over the past several …

Frugal Living

Hedge funds are betting billions that a stock loved by millennials will plummet

• <b>Nvidia has surged by 95% since last year's US election, making it the best-performing stock in the S&P 500 over the period. Now hedge funds and millennial investors are divided over its outlook.</b>• <b><br>The stock is the fourth most shorted by hedge funds, judging by dollar amount of short interest,</b> …

Business

The Yankees are courting millennials as their attendance continues to decline

You might look at the standings and the box scores and think everything is going much better than expected in the Bronx this year. The New York …

Major League Baseball

Millennials' Spending Habits

Millennials: the group that made a verb out of being an adult, got dubbed the “me” generation by <i>Time</i>, and weathered accusations of overspending on …