Posts Tagged ‘Gen Y’

Socialnomics and The Social Media Revolution

Monday, August 24th, 2009

By 2010 Gen Y will outnumber Baby Boomers

96% of them have joined a Social Network.

80% of companies are using LinkedIn as their primary tool to find employees.

The largest growing segment on Facebook is 55-65 year-old females.

78% of consumers trust peer recommendations, only 14% trust advertisements.

Social Media isn’t a fad, it’s a fundamental shift in the way we communicate.

Watch this video for much more eye-opening statistics!

(statistics and video are from Socialnomics blog)