Tech-savvy? Narcissistic? Open-minded? What does being a millennial really mean?

This article titled “Generation Y: a guide to a much-maligned demographic” was written by Kate Lyons, for on Monday 7th March 2016 11.00 UTC

Who are they?

Millennials are currently aged 20-35, or born between 1980 and the end of 1994 (with some more generous definitions taking in those born up to 2000). They also get called Generation Y, because they follow on from Generation X (born 1965-1979), and other, less flattering names.

What do others think of them?

Type “Generation Y are” into your search bar and Google suggests the following ends to your query: “generation y are lazy”, “idiots” and “unhappy”.

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