You may have heard a lot about the group mentality among Koreans which is heavily influenced by Confucianism. However, recently, there has been a rise of individualism in the Korean society, especially among the younger generations. There is an increasing number of people in South Korea who live alone and do a lot of activities alone, e.g., eating out, drinking, watching movies, etc. In my blog post dated 12 March 2017, I have talked about the rise of solo economy which is associated with individualism. In this blog post, let’s talk about two more trends associated with individualism in South Korea.