Here is an excerpt from Daniel’s blog post, Generation X is Our Noble Generation:
A Noble Generation is one that first ensures our survival and then secures a better future for us all, not just for themselves…it must be fearless and highly skilled…realistic and adaptive…willing to break the old rules and run sequential experiments until new rules emerge from the confusion…tough enough to overcome the flack it catches for doing this…A Noble Generation must be realistic, creative and social.
Generation X is a perfect match for such a daunting assignment…born between 1961 and 1981, is our “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” Generation…mocked and put down as being somehow flawed…a small generation…they have been overlooked and under-studied…There isn’t a lot of money to be made or elections to be won by understanding and responding to their concerns. But now a dark and stormy night is upon us. We need precisely the set of traits that gave this generation a bad name in their youth. They are destined get us safely through this Night…”