And What Is Baby Boomers?

Baby boomers in the United States are normally defined as those born between 1946 and 1964 in the post war baby boom. Some choose to divide them into baby boomers and “Generation Jones.” This generation is significant both for its great size and for its exposure during live to the societal and technological progress of […]…

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What is the Baby Boomers Retirement?

Baby boomers retirement will represent the largest generation ever to retire in the United States. While the needs and resources of this generation vary, they have the advantage of education and life experience to make the adjustment. Society must plan for the impact of baby boomers retirement as well.
The time has finally arrived for the […]…

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What is the Baby Boomers Generation?

Born in record numbers in the period of social and economic optimism after WWII, the baby boomers generation was bound to have significant impact from their sheer numbers alone. They grew up at a time when families and culture in America were undergoing changes and were shaped by their times.
The baby boomers generation is one […]…

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What is the Millennial Generation?

Roughly the same size as the baby boomer generation, the millennial generation of about 78 million represents an echo of that baby boom. They are a demographic whose lives center around advanced technology which will also shape their working lives. This generation is likely to have several changes in jobs or careers during their working […]…

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What are the Baby Boomers?

The baby boomers are the post war generation born in the late 40’s, the 50’s and the early 60’s. They have come of age during upheavals in society, technology and culture. The baby boomers have made significant contributions to the economy and to the political sphere. Now as “Golden Boomers” they are beginning to face […]…

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What are the Retiring Baby Boomers?

Retiring baby boomers will represent the largest ever numbers of people entering retirement age. While some have benefited from the relative affluence of this generation, others have not been able to save for retirement or have seen their funds decimated for stock market declines. In addition, the specter of declining health and the costs associated […]…

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When are the Baby Boomers Retiring?

As the oldest crop of baby boomers reach 65, and as some have taken early retirement, a shift is happening that will effect many parts of society. No one is yet sure of the exact impact of retiring boomers but their sheer numbers mean that this is sure to be important.
The generation long known as […]…

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What is the Y Gen?

Y Gen is just one of the names for those born during the last two decades of the 20th century. This large generation is also called Generation Y, Gen Y, the echo boomers, and the millennials. Computers and mobile phones are everyday parts of the Y Gen lifestyle and they use them for school, work, […]…

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Baby Boomers Generations

The baby boomer generations can be further divided into the initial group of people born in the first half of their generation and the “Jones Generation” born in the second half. More recently, the “Golden Boomers” have been identified as those in or nearing retirement. All boomers have seen great changes in society and have […]…

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What is the Generation X?

Generation X, often known by its abbreviation “Gen X”, follows the large baby boom generation with about 51 million members. While many reasons are advanced for the smaller birthrate from 1965 until about 1980, some known factors are a declining economy, the continuing trend to smaller families, and the ability of women to choose to […]…

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