Essays Tagged: "baby boomers"

Ford Mustang

The beginningThe Mustang started it's life when the baby boomers were just starting to drive. A brief scan of the auto industry leaves little choices. M ...

(15 pages) 136 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Assisted Suicide, the Easy Way Out?

Assisted suicide is when a person commits suicide with the assistance of others, usually a doctor. Baby boomers are getting older and the need for end of life care is increasing (Humphry/ Clement 236 ...

(3 pages) 657 10 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The situation of our nation

hing is definitely amiss.These statistics have been building for years but it is no longer just the baby-boomers problem. My generation just embarked down the same ruinous path. Many students come out ... y was not a guy under a bridge or a real estate high roller but rather 'Well educated, middle-class baby boomers with big time credit card debt.' Wake up America!

(2 pages) 102 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

A report on how old people are discriminated against in the workplace.

Lets take a look at the landscape for older workers as it unfolds today. Baby boomers will begin to reach age 65 by 2010. Although prevailing attitudes in our society remain ... re hiring retired employees as consultants.·By 2010 there will be a severe labor shortage as baby boomers begin to retire and fewer younger workers are available because of slow population grow ... attitudes will have to undergo drastic and rapid change to accommodate throngs of active, healthier baby boomers as an economic powerhouse eager and willing to continue productivity.Unretirement: Inde ...

(3 pages) 264 2 3.2 Apr/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


Recently, while enjoying a sunny afternoon with some friends, a few baby boomers I know were relating some experiences that seem quite pertinent to the subject of how c ...

(10 pages) 125 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

US Social security crisis

that Social Security will be there for them and that it should be left alone. On the other hand the Baby Boomers (ages 31-49) and Generation X (ages 18-30) lack this confidence fearing that they will ... n you always have more workers then retirees. This is the problem the government will face when the Baby Boomers retire in the year 2010. In 1950 there were 7.2 workers for each retiree. Today there a ...

(2 pages) 188 0 3.8 Apr/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

An analysis of Hemingway's style in Soldier's Home.

Ernest Hemingway's "Soldier's Home" has received much attention, especially from the Vietnam-era baby boomers. Like many of his pieces, the story is much more complex then it seems on the surface. ...

(5 pages) 212 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway

HRM Implications of Generation X/Diversity/Aging Workforce Essay on Changing Workforce and the Future of Workforce Includes Bibliography

baffle the marketers who try to sell products to them, the employers who try to hire them, and the baby boomers who try manage them. The ages of this generation range from approximately 20-35. Many e ... d by providing guidance to the younger employees who are replacing him or her.The post World War II baby boom will have a profound effect on businesses in the coming years. The baby boom generation co ...

(8 pages) 500 0 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Marketing Assesment of Burton Inc. (Snowboards)

.The environmental forces influencing the snowboarding industry includes the following:Demographic: Baby boomers will retire or have already taken early retirement; therefore recreational activities w ...

(3 pages) 73 0 1.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The thesis of the essay is that Snack Foods are the most influential consumer consumable in the US. This essay supports and tells about the impact that Snack Foods have on America.

o chips, no crackers, no tortilla chips. Almost every American eats snack foods. Seniors, children, baby boomers and teens everyone has a favorite snack foods. Since 1933 being in America have been sn ...

(2 pages) 70 3 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Echo Generation: Do You Hear an Echo?

an Echo?The echo generation cannot be ignored in the new millennium. They are the offspring of the baby boomers and are those children who were born in between 1980 and 1995. As the boomers age and b ...

(7 pages) 35 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Situational Analysis : Bentley Motors

are other relevant characteristics, creating a potential market for a particular product or service.Baby boomers are people born between 1946 and 1966. They are now passing through their middle years ...

(3 pages) 102 1 3.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Identify the characters which make the aged a unique entity.

the most health issues in our society.The aged population is increasing; especially considering the baby boomers will be reaching retirement age over the next 10 years. With such a large group of peop ...

(1 pages) 35 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Bob Dylan and the protest movement of the 1960's

to an earlier era seemed to signal changing times, the issues were emerging before this. The first baby boomers were now teenagers and they seemed alienated from the conservative world of their paren ...

(9 pages) 158 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Marketing of Harley-Davidson

avidson brings together their two core consumer markets, the hard-core bikers and the up-and-coming baby boomers.To both of these groups, the Hog represents freedom. To the "biker" it is the open road ... ley and the thrill of the open road that keeps bringing the old customers back and entices the new, baby-boom generation customers into the fold. And so, the dilemma continues, Harley . . . Dinette Se ...

(5 pages) 239 1 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Marriage And Divorce of the Baby Boomers

Reaction Paper #113 June 2004Marriage and Divorce of the Baby BoomersWhen we speak divorces in today's setting it is important to look at the purposes people ... rces today, I want to give a general description of the ideal marital conceptions.Starting with the baby boomer era the family had become a symbol of status. The baby boomers were expected to grow up, ...

(3 pages) 89 2 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Dot com crisis

re grew by 34%changes to taxation and pension systems (and demographic trends such as aging of the 'baby boomers') pumped investment money into the economybusinesses sought to lower costs, increase pr ...

(5 pages) 187 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

What defines culture. Exploring the true meaning of culture!

within America also has their own culture due to their particular age group. The great age of the, "Baby Boomers," will differ from the previous generation. Music, dress, beliefs, and goals are in gen ...

(2 pages) 285 1 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The Next Great Generation

sess attitudes and behaviors which break away from those of Generation X and defy the themes of the Baby Boomers, and they are changing the face of humanity as we know it, to a better one at that.Also ...

(4 pages) 78 0 4.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The old image of elderly person on being one, who is in firm, stays at home, and leads a thoroughly depressing life is rapidly changing as an image of the 21st century.

e market is the second fastest growing market segment in the United States, lagging only behind the baby boomers. Such dramatic growth can largely be explained by healthier lifestyle, improve medical ...

(3 pages) 74 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies