SXSW 2024

The Ever-Widening Generation Chasm

Description:

The daily interaction between generations has become volatile and less desirable over the last 10 years. Advancements in media technology (social media, podcasts, etc.) have given each generation multiple opportunities to express themselves freely. The frequent declaration of generational differences in politics, culture, and economics drives a deeper wedge between Older and Younger Generations. This presentation will discuss the complexities of human behavior and communication across different age groups as well as ignites understanding that helps to bridge the Generation Chasm.


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Presentation Explanation - https://youtu.be/ulwPoQ8O_Yg
Love and Legacy Family Documentary - https://youtu.be/04UcEyTTyoQ
Website - https://www.expressyourperspective.com
Instagram - @expressyourperspective
LinkedIn - Eric Harrison
Tik Tok - @ericloveslegacy
Facebook - Eric Harrison


Takeaways

  1. How each age group influences politics, culture, and economics based on empirical data leads to forming generational bias.
  2. How generational perceptions fuel misconceptions about various age groups which affect our daily interactions (Conversations, Social Media, etc).
  3. Solutions that open communication channels that allow insights into the viewpoint of each age group lead to mitigating generational differences.

Speakers


Organizer

Eric Harrison, Transition Coach, Express Your Perspective


Meta Information:

  • Event: SXSW
  • Format: Presentation
  • Track: Culture
  • Track 2
  • Level: Advanced


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