Designing for the Next Generation: Generation-Y Expectations
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- Venkatacharya P., Rice S., Bezuayehu L. (2009) Designing for the Next Generation: Generation-Y Expectations. In: Smith M.J., Salvendy G. (eds) Human Interface and the Management of Information. Designing Information Environments. Human Interface 2009. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 5617. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
In designing applications for the next-generation workforce, we considered the requirements of future workforce members (Generation Y). A study was conducted using a wants and needs analysis to analyze a consumer trend toward the use of social networking tools. A significant proportion of future workforce members expected to see consumer social-networking style features in their enterprise applications. The data highlighted specific requirements that provided some further insight into the expectations of future enterprise application users.
KeywordsDesign User Experience Generation-Y Enterprise Applications
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