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Neil Postman on Generation Z

von Chris Scholz am Mai 6, 2018

Neil Postman did not write this little essay. But he might have done so. Please read it, enjoy it, give feedback. The article will be part of an upcoming book „Generation Z in Europe“.

Generation Z in Africa: About the same, but different

von Chris Scholz am September 23, 2017

Since a few years we see a new kid on the block: The Generation Z. We see it around the globe. They are global. But is it one kid? Are they several kids? Are they related? Different? Identical? Some reflections …….

GenZ @ AOM2017 Atlanta

von Chris Scholz am August 9, 2017

It has been a great privilege for me to organise our symposium „Generation Z in Europe: A New and Challenging Face“ at the Academy of Management in Atlanta. with six great presentations:

Stories making the Sunday papers

von Chris Scholz am Juli 24, 2017

Austrian economist Christian Scholz, a business professor at the University of Saarland in Saarbrücken, said the post-millennial Generation Z  “longs for solid structures, wants continuity and a regular working and leisure life.“ –> link

2016: A good year for research on „Generation Z“

von Chris Scholz am Dezember 28, 2016

2016 has been a good year for research on the topic of Generation Z: There have been several empirical studies (e.g. Germany, Austria, Netherlands, Switzerland) as well as a lot of press coverage in Germany. However most important: Our project „GenZ around the Globe“ got started. The Workshop „GenZ in Europe“ took place in Saarbrücken […]

Generation Z: Around the globe

von Chris Scholz am Juli 6, 2016

Two statements are quite common: The Generation Z is about to become a real game changer. The Generation Z is about to become the first truly global generation, with identical values and patterns of behaviour. However: Are these statements true? Do we have the same questions and the same answers in Latin America, in Africa, […]

Pronunciation of “Generation Z”

von Chris Scholz am Januar 9, 2016

On this page you’ll find the correct pronunciation of Generation Z in British and American English.   And from there you’ll reach a definition of Generation Z, that is totally wrong: Generation Z:  the ​group of ​people who were born in the US and Western ​Europe after 2001: Generation Z has been called as the ‚Silent Generation‘ because of the ​time they […]

Generation Z: „not information literate“

von Chris Scholz am Juli 25, 2015

In this old (2006) but very interesting article (->hier)  Caroline Geck discusses how the the generation Z  is  dealing with information: „This group’s preferred method of Internet searching is to start with a Google search, even if that may not be the most efficient or fastest means to the answer. This generation’s overreliance on Google as […]