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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: Generation Z in Spain: Unemployment and optimism and both at the same time María Victoria Sanagustín Fons (University of Zaragoza) Generation Z in the UK: More […]

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 annoys the highly-acclaimed generation of people born during the 1980s and early 1990s known as Generation Y. He said the younger generation “longs for solid structures, wants continuity and a regular working and leisure life.“ -> […]

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: „Dear Spotify, stay away from our data“

von Chris Scholz am August 22, 2015

  Given the scandals and the unbelievable greed for Big Data in our modern world this message is not surprising: The music streaming service Spotify wants to learn more about its users. Spotify tries to get access to stored data such as contacts, location data, photos or media files among others on mobile devices.   […]

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 […]

Prof. Scholz: Digital Natives were yesterday. Here comes Generation Z

von Chris Scholz am April 25, 2015

Christian Scholz (Saarland University) is already thinking about Generation Z and what they will be like: Hot on the heels of Generation Y will come Generation Z. It will be a big generation gap. Generation Z is not prepared to work all hours; they want evenings and weekends for themselves. They have a hard and […]