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Generation Merging

Seniors embrace aspects of millennial lifestyle for an enhanced retirement

Implications - While it's often said that the elderly will refute the advancements of the next generation, the opposite is taking place as things like ride sharing and apps are embraced by seniors. Making the most of retirement and aging, seniors are treating their twilight years as a time to expand cultural horizons.
2.7
Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Patterns
Megatrends
5 Featured, 36 Examples:
65,766 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Sep 14 — Oct 14
Trending:
Mild

Featured Examples

Intergenerational Learning Programs
Intergenerational Learning Programs
The Learner Link Lets Seniors & Teens Learn From Each Other
The Learner Link is an innovative and intelligently designed program that helps senior citizens and high school-aged children to tap into each other’s unique wells of knowledge. Volunteer high... MORE
Senior Social Media Apps
Senior Social Media Apps
This 7-In-1 App For Seniors Supports Facebook, Email & More
FamilyRibbon is a New York-based startup that has come up with an incredible 7-in-1 app for seniors that will enable them to use the Internet and social media for communication. The app is actually... MORE
Senior Transportation Services
Senior Transportation Services
Lift Hero Offers Friendly Ride Sharing for Elderly Passengers
This ride sharing service is targeted specifically at senior citizens. Lift Hero connects the elderly with responsible and friendly drivers who use their own vehicles. Like Uber for an older... MORE
play_circle_filled Senior Music Videos
Senior Music Videos
The Waverley Mansion Encourages Activity and Education Through Music Videos
Just for fun at The Waverley Mansion in London, Ontario, Recreation Coordinator, Sarah Urquhart decided that it would be entertaining to put together a senior music video with the residents. The... MORE
Elderly-Educating Tech Programs
Elderly-Educating Tech Programs
Non Profit Organizations Urge Seniors to Learn About Social Media
With social media among seniors on the rise, Washington’s AARP Foundation has teamed up with nonprofit Older Adults Technology Services for their latest tech program. Launched in collaboration... MORE

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play_circle_filled Age Group-Connecting Ads
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