Generation C

Generation C

The Nielsen Company and NM Incite (a joint venture between Nielsen and McKinsey & Company) in their recently released U.S. Digital Consumer Report dubbed the current young adult generation “Generation C” based on their “connected” behaviors.  This group – Americans between the ages of 18 and 24 – accounts for approximately 23% of the population according to the most recent U.S. Census but they spend far more time socializing and consuming media through their devices than other “generations.”   Continue reading

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Marketers working online

Smartphones336%

In a recent report issued by McKinsey & Company entitled “What marketers say about working online”, nearly 800 marketing executives revealed some interesting insights about their views on the state of online marketing today versus in the future.  For example, it shouldn’t surprise anyone that a very high percent (78%) of respondents said that their company’s home page is one of the digital tools that they use – and should use – to reach customers.   Continue reading

Size of the global e-conomy

$8 trillion ($8,000,000,000,000)

McKinsey & Company recently undertook the daunting task of measuring the size and financial impact of the “e-conomy” and what they found is staggering.   Continue reading