The connected generation
The connected generation'Millennials' are leveraging their tech savvy for social change and economic opportunity.
People work at computers in TechHub, an office space for technology start-up entrepreneurs, on March 15, 2011 in London, England. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
Millenials - the largest generation to come of age in American history have been characterised, and caricatured, as tuned out, selfish and lazy. But in an era of economic hardship and global uncertainty they’re finding financial and social success. So instead are they brave, curious and adept? We take a look at the niche millenials are creating and the technology they're leveraging.
In this episode of The Stream, we speak to:
Nick Troiano @thecankicksback
Co-founder, The Can Kicks Back
Derrick Feldmann @derrickfeldmann
Scott Warren @ScottLWarren
Executive Director, Generation Citizen
Stephanie Volftsun @knotchit
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