Monday, July 26

Baby Boomers

Baby Boomers, Digital, Economy, Features, Gen X, gen z, Geriatric Millennial, Markets, Micro-generation, Millennials, Social Media, Technology, Work, Workplace

How to tell if you’re a geriatric millennial

The term "geriatric millennial" divided the Internet this spring in a viral Medium article. The author spoke to Insider about why it both resonated with and offended readers. She also shared the hallmarks of a geriatric millennial and how they straddle the workplace's digital divide. See more stories on Insider's business page. Author and leadership expert Erika Dhawan never expected the term "geriatric millennial" to go viral.A self-identified geriatric millennial (which she defines as elder millennials born in the early 1980s), Dhawan told Insider she first heard the term at brunch with friends and related to it. But when she wro...