Designing for the Next Generation: Generation-Y Expectations

  • Patañjali Venkatacharya
  • Sean Rice
  • Lulit Bezuayehu
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5617)


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.


Design User Experience Generation-Y Enterprise Applications 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Patañjali Venkatacharya
    • 1
  • Sean Rice
    • 1
  • Lulit Bezuayehu
    • 1
  1. 1.Oracle USA Inc., 200 Oracle ParkwayRedwood ShoresUSA

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