January 16, 2021

Only Real People Can Hope to Market to Gen Y by Greg Rollett

We have been saying that Gen Y buys based on what their friends tell them to do. Greg Rollett, one of the bloggers for BrazenCareerist.com spells this out nicely in this post.



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Great White Paper by Mr. Youth Outlines the Five Rules to Engage the Gen Y Consumer

I had a very nice e-mail today from Briel Zagarow. He is the Communications Manager for Mr. Youth, and he passed along a link to a great white paper that every marketer needs to know about.

The white paper, titled Consumer 2.0, discusses the effects technology and other marketing advances have had on consumer behavior, the youth market in particular. The white paper outlines Five Rules to Engage a New Breed of Consumer. So check it out!
Thank-you Briel…this is great stuff!

Interested in learning more about how to market to Generation Y?  Check out Bea Fields’ articles or contact her today to speak to your company or upcoming event:

Marketing to Generation Y: What You Can’t Afford Not to Know

10 Surefire Strategies for Marketing to Generation Y

Listen to Bea Fields interviewed on the topic of Marketing to Gen Y .

Marketing to Generation Y Audio

I was interviewed yesterday by Tarsha Polk, The Marketing Lady, of Let’s Talk Success on Blog Talk Radio on the topic of Marketing to Generation Y.

How Hulu’s Design Gets It Right by Matt Vella on BusinessWeek.com

We have been talking about Gen Y’s desire for simplicity and authenticity in design, and this article by Matt Vela from BusinessWeek.com on how and why Hulu.com is so attractive to Generation Y confirms this once again. Thank-you Matt! Another great movie streaming website is the american netflix.

“Hulu, a major coup for Hollywood’s Web aspirations, is the latest offering successfully designed for the elusive Gen-Y youth market.”

Check out the article here.

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