Generation X and Generation Y

Introduction

Compiled by Janet Scanlon


Topic Page Advisor:

Marian Stoltz-Loike, Ph.D.

Compared to Baby Boomers and the Matures, Generations X and Y have often been described as having different views or attitudes towards a variety of workforce issues, such as work-related expectations, organizational commitment, work satisfaction, personal and work-related values and goals, strategies to achieve success, and issues related to work/life balance.

Updated: July 2009