Most kids want to grow up to be influencers, but YouTubers say it's not all it's cracked up to be

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  1. mood

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    Most kids want to grow up to be influencers, but YouTubers say it's not all it's cracked up to be
    September 7, 2019
    https://www.businessinsider.de/youtuber-top-career-choice-for-us-kids-teens-2019-8?
     
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    Most kids. How sad.
     
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    What a sad world but I believe that's what we get with a world full of electronics now-a-days. :(
     
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    There was a movie from 2006 called Idiocracy - it might have been a prophecy rather than a work of fiction.
     
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    It's what happens when parents rely on social media and smartphones as babysitters.
     
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    Christine Sydelko, a YouTuber with 1.3 million subscribers, decided to quit the internet for good because being an influencer is ‘such a trivial job’
    September 12, 2019
    https://www.businessinsider.my/yout...delko-quits-internet-calls-it-trivial-2019-9/
     
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    The online influencer bubble may be starting to burst
    Consumers are wising up to paid product endorsements
    October 21, 2019

    https://www.techspot.com/news/82429-online-influencer-bubble-may-starting-burst.html
    WSJ: Online Influencers Tell You What to Buy, Advertisers Wonder Who’s Listening
     
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    86% of young Americans want to become a social media influencer
    November 8, 2019
    https://www.cbsnews.com/news/social-media-influencers-86-of-young-americans-want-to-become-one/
    Morning Consult: "The Influencer Report - Engaging Gen Z and Millennials"
    (PDF - 2.92 MB): https://morningconsult.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/The-Influencer-Report-Engaging-Gen-Z-and-Millennials.pdf
     
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