Grant McCracken: Cultural Intelligence: The Boomer Report Card
"I believe boomers have broken out of orbit. They know less and less about our culture."
I believe boomers have broken out of orbit. They know less and less about our culture.
As managers, they continue to make decisions that guide the corporation. Some of them go so far to insist that their detailed knowledge of the Kenny Loggins songbook and Law and Order episodes is quite enough to help them steer the corporation through the meteor field of contemporary culture. (Block that metaphor!)
But they are wrong. Boomer culture must not be mistaken for contemporary culture. (It is a diminishing subset.) Boomers are badly informed.