Here is a summary of some of the stories your Examiner covered in 2012 that are of particular significance to members of the Builder Generation:
The death of Larry Hagman yesterday is another loss to a generation that was formed in large part by television. Early programming focused on the Builder/Traditionalist Generation by moving popular radio shows to the communication format that was...
Friday’s announcement by Hostess Brands Inc. that the company will be liquidating has sent shock waves around the nation. The announcement has brought fears that the long loved bakery treat known as the Twinkie would come to...
Learn more about generations
- Builders / Traditionalists, born before 1944
- Baby boomers, born between 1943 and 1964
- Generation Xers, born between 1961 and 1980
- Generation Y, born between 1977 and 2000
- Millennials, born after 1998
Top books about generations
- Because I Said So!: The Truth Behind the Myths, Tales, and Warnings Every Generation Passes Down to Its Kids.
- Bridging the Generation Gap: How to Get Radio Babies, Boomers, Gen Xers, and Gen Yers to Work Together and Achieve More.
- When Generations Collide: Who They Are. Why They Clash. How to Solve the Generational Puzzle at Work.