The entrepreneurial nature of the Millennial generation -- those born between 1980 and 2000 -- is stunning. Millennials have disregarded the life and career flowchart that was so formally laid out by the Baby Boomers. But Millennials aren’t keen on waiting. It isn’t in their DNA. They don’t wait for taxis, they take Uber. They don’t wait for emails, they text. They don’t wait to work up the corporate ladder, they start their own business. So it should come as no surprise that they have no interest in waiting to make a difference. They inherited a flawed world and have a zeal to repair it that’s unique to their generation. It’s as if the generation has been hardwired to believe in the fierce urgency of now.
We have been raised in a culture that teaches us that all it takes to change the world is a lone individual, armed with virtue, honor, and the determination to stand against adversity. Examples surround us in the mythos of cultures around the world: Moses; Confucius; Christ; Buddha; Abraham Lincoln; Thomas Edison; Susan B. Anthony; Mohandas Gandhi; Sun Yat-sen; Martin Luther King; Cesar Chavez; Che Guevara; Mother Theresa; Lech Walesea; Steve Jobs. All changed the world through their own efforts.
Every individual, small business and large enterprise will not only create content and engage on social media in 2016, but seek new ways to cut through the noise and stomp out the competition.
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The Millennial Generation has six distinguishing traits that set them apart from other generations. When mixed together, the alchemy has unleashed upon us the new emperors of modern culture. The Millennial traits that have powered their central role in social entrepreneurship are: Collaborative, Achievers, Entrepreneurs, Sheltered, Accessible, Responsible.
If you’re an entrepreneur, bootstrapping a business, then you understand the importance of every dollar. While executing your core competency is a crucial factor to your business’ success, another important step is effectively marketing your business. Fortunately, there are hundreds of free digital marketing tools that can greatly impact your business. Below are a few of the best, free online marketing tools for entrepreneurs.