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Global Millennial Survey reveals useful insights on topic of influence

By Claire Rampen, Telefonica Millennial leader When ‘influence’ is discussed in the media, talk often turns to its negative impacts; the focus is on children who are growing up too quickly, or an epidemic of violence and sexualisation in young people. And what about the root of these influences? More often than not, we are quick to identify key reasons, in the form of products or media channels, and vilify …Read more

Politicians Need to Stand for Something

By Charlie Oliver (@rlieoliver), Telefonica millennial leader Following the Scottish referendum, where 16 and 17 year olds were given the opportunity to vote for the first time, the question of getting young people more engaged and active in government is very timely. Why was the turnout at the Scottish referendum 85% and then only 50% at the Clacton-on-Sea by-election a month later (this was considered high for a by-election!)? In …Read more

Two-thirds of Gen Y-ers Confident They Can Impact Their Local Worlds

This piece has been written by Shivvy Jervis, Head of Digital Media for Telefonica. You can find her on Twitter and The Huffington Post. A fresh update to the largest-ever survey of more than 6,700 Millennials across Latin America, the United States and Western Europe has found that today’s 18-30 year olds are strikingly optimistic about their prospects for the future. I find this heartening, given most Gen Y-ers are having to …Read more

Millennials – visionarios de nuevas realidades y líderes del cambio en el peru

La revolución digital se vive hoy con gran intensidad, y ha llegado para quedarse. Envolviéndonos en un entorno de constante cambio, donde las reglas aún están por escribirse. Hoy el consumidor es digital, el empleado está empezando a serlo, y las organizaciones públicas y privadas tienen una gran oportunidad de crecer y ser eficientes si se adaptan al ritmo de la tecnología. En este ecosistema digital, estamos asistiendo a una …Read more

European healthcare needs a dose of technology

By Emily Stott (@MillieStott), Telefonica millennial leader, UK Technology has the power to transform industries and improve lives, and nowhere is the potential for transformation greater than in our health systems. Healthcare places an ever-increasing strain on national resources and is one of the biggest public expenditures in developed countries. On average, total healthcare spending in OECD countries represented about 9.5% of GDP in 2010, up from 5% in 1970 …Read more

The Impact of One Young World

Charlie is a Telefoncia One Young World Ambassador from the United Kingdom. In this blog, (first published on oneyoungworld.com) Charlie reflects on his latest One Young World experience at the 2014 Summit in Dublin. Follow Charlie on Twitter @rlieoliver. The One Young World Summit is an inimitable opportunity. I have been fortunate to attend twice with the company I work for – Telefónica. If your interests lie in culture, art, …Read more

Why don’t we value our personal data online?

By Rosa Sánchez Guerrero, Telefonica Millennial Leader, Spain It’s an important moment in history for privacy on the Internet. Social networks and modern web platforms are increasing human interactions online and more traditional information streams are handling huge amounts of our personal data. Due to volume, information is stored locally and/or fetched from third parties using cross domain services. With more platforms managing these types of data transactions, privacy has …Read more

São Paulo launch of the 2014 Telefónica Global Millennial Survey

“To understand our future, we need to understand better the Millennial generation”. That’s the view of Alec Ross, senior fellow, Columbia University, and former senior innovation advisor for Hillary Clinton. Over 150 people attended the global launch event of our Global Millennial Survey 2014, in São Paulo, Brazil, which took place at Transamérica Expo Center, before the opening of Futurecom – the most important telecommunications event in Brazil. Alec shared …Read more