Alcone Marketing Group – Consumer Lab

The Consumer Lab is the consumer insights and brand strategy group at Alcone Marketing Group, a consumer activation company.

Youths’ stuff of happiness may surprise parents

As it turns out, spending time with your family makes you happy if you are between the ages of 13 and 24, according to a new poll. Spending time with friends came in second and spending time with a significant other came in third.

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What makes kids happy will surprise you – Kids & Parenting – MSNBC.com
NEW YORK – So you’re between the ages of 13 and 24. What makes you happy? A worried, weary parent might imagine the answer to sound something like this: Sex, drugs, a little rock ‘n’ roll. Maybe some cash, or at least the car keys.

Turns out the real answer is quite different. Spending time with family was the top answer to that open-ended question, according to an extensive survey — more than 100 questions asked of 1,280 people ages 13-24 — conducted by The Associated Press and MTV on the nature of happiness among America’s young people.

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Filed under: college students, Consumer, families, Gen Y, kids, Teens, Tweens

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