Generational Gaps

Dee Shedrick

Dee Shedrick

Ever wonder why you feel disconnected from people older than you?

Here are a few traits from each generation that may help you discover why:

Baby Boomers are baby-boomer23-300x300the generation that was born from 1946 to 1964.


  • Traditional values
  • Prosperous
  • Hardworking
  • Independent
  • Goal-oriented


gen x

Generation X  is generally defined as those born in the 1960s to the early 1980s.


  • Individualistic
  • Flexible
  • Work hard/play hard
  • Technology competent
  • Multitasker


Generation Y’s birth dates range somewhere from the 1980s to the early 2000s.  generation-y 


  • Expect technology
  • Confident
  • Attention-craving
  • Communicators
  • Egotistical


gen zGeneration Z is a name used for people born from 2000 to the present day.


  • Social networkers
  • Highly connected
  • Home schooled
  • Sheltered
  • Pressured to perform

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