TITLE

Bet on Baby Boomers When It Comes To Technology

PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Community Banker;Aug2000, Vol. 9 Issue 8, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on baby boomers' receptiveness to technological innovations in the United States. Growth of the Internet; Debate about the old and new economies; Opportunities for baby boomers to use their general business experience.
ACCESSION #
3447967

 

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