Understanding Y

  • 4h 24m
  • Charlie Caruso (ed)
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2014

The ultimate expose of the Misunderstood Millennials

Understanding Y is a fresh and incisive book that offers a better understanding, appreciation and awareness of the Millennial generation. In this groundbreaking work, author Charlie Caruso has amassed a diverse array of papers, articles and journals from prominent individuals, noted entrepreneurs and bestselling authors who collectively explore how Gen Y thinks, interacts and works. Understanding Y gives insight into the generation and examines their motivations and passions.

Understanding Y: #andYyoushould provides a refreshingly comprehensive and candid account of the current disconnect between reality and perception surrounding the Millennial cohort.

The impressive list of contributors and collaborators each bring their unique insight to explore the myths, facts and motivators behind this generation. Contributors include notables such as David Burstein, author of Fast Future: How the Millennial Generation is Shaping Our World, Ryan Heath, author of Please F* Off: It's Our Turn Now, Bernard Salt, author, demographer and social commentator; and many more.

  • Discover how to motivate, lead, inform, educate, integrate and collaborate with Millenials
  • Learn what experts have to share about the psychology that drives Millenials
  • Uncover the motivators and passions that excite this up-and-coming generation

This is a book that offers anyone who interacts with the Millennial generation a humorous, educational, statistical, theoretical and conversational journey for connecting with Gen Y.

About the Editor

CHARLIE CARUSO founded her first business enterprise at 16. At 24 she became the founder & CEO of PuggleFM, an online radio and podcasting station for parents and children. By 26 she was recognized in STM Magazine’s Best & Brightest feature of the top 100 shooting stars of Western Australia, having won the 2013 ‘Australian Excellence Award for Women in Business’, and the ‘30under30 Young Entrepreneur Award’ for 2013.

In this Book

  • The Enigma That is Gen Y
  • Y the Misunderstanding?
  • PsycheY
  • Educating Y
  • Reading into Y
  • Media Gen Y
  • Millennial Communications
  • Political Y
  • Engaging Y
  • Y the Social Media Mania?
  • The Digital Umbilical Cord
  • TechnologY
  • EnviromentallY
  • GloballY
  • Y Work?
  • EntrepreneuriallY
  • Y Redefine the Metrics of Success
  • Start-up Y
  • The Anti-Plan Masters
  • Financial Matters (Not)
  • Leading Y
  • Social Consciousness
  • Current and Future Challenges