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I’m SO Excited About My New Virtual Presentation Preview Video

I am fired up to share with you my brand new virtual presentation preview video. Please take a moment to watch the video and see why I’m so excited! We used footage directly from a recent virtual event where I keynoted a national meeting for a Fortune 500 company—all from a professional studio with no live audience. They then streamed the keynote to attendees the following week.

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The Pandemic Has Impacted All Generations, Especially Gen Z

I was recently interviewed by Yahoo! News to discuss several important topics affecting Gen Z. Using CGK’s latest research, I shared about CGK’s work investigating Gen Z’s behaviors in the midst of a pandemic, worldwide protests, and a rapidly changing economic reality that leaders are working hard to stay ahead of.

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Gen Z Are Not “Millennials 2.0”

Kathryn Lundstrom from Adweek recently spoke with me to discuss the state of Gen Z. I shared CGK’s latest national Gen Z research findings, in partnership with WP Engine, specific to Gen Z’s relationship with technology, society, and how they behave as consumers.

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One in Two Graduating High School Seniors Are Changing Their Fall 2020 Expectations

Sincethe pandemic spread from country to country in the early part of the year, many graduating seniors have been reexamining their plans going forward, according to a new survey. As a generational researcher and author of the forthcoming book, Zconomy, I shared some of CGK’s latest insights with Michelle Fox of CNBC about the new data as it relates to Gen Z and graduating high school seniors.

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The Pandemic Has Changed College Dramatically

Colleges and universities across the U.S. were forced to rapidly move to an online format or close completely this past March as they quickly tried to adapt to a situation most have never encountered before: a global pandemic. Now that the fall semester is on the horizon, colleges are trying to determine what higher education should look like in Fall 2020.

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Communicating During a Crisis

The last month has been a challenging time, and employees, customers, and colleagues are looking to company founders for leadership and guidance. What should you say to people who are concerned about their jobs and their future? I shared my experience-based suggestions in a guest post for Next Coast Ventures.

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COVID-19: “The 9/11 of Generation Z”

As I shared with Axios in their recent article, “COVID-19 is going to be the 9/11 of the Gen Z generation.” Yet the extent of the current crisis is unknown, especially as it is still unfolding in real-time. How all of these rapid changes to daily life affect people’s mental health is not yet fully realized (though it will likely have negative effects).

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COVID-19 Will Define Gen Z And The Next Generation

As a generational researcher and strategist, I am closely researching the impact of COVID-19 on Gen Z. The oldest members of this rapidly-emerging generation are already 24 years old. My team is monitoring how the pandemic will change the attitudes, behaviors, and expectations of this generation.

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