Kidpreneurs

News and Articles About Kidpreneurs

Want Your Kid to Be Successful? Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Says You Should Do This.
Shark Tank

Want Your Kid to Be Successful? Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Says You Should Do This.

The millionaire mom of two says the first step is not to step in too much, especially when it comes to getting good grades. Also, let your kid fall so she can learn how to pick herself up.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Looking for a Dose of Inspiration? Try Mentoring a Young Entrepreneur.
Mentors

Looking for a Dose of Inspiration? Try Mentoring a Young Entrepreneur.

Spending time with ambitious youth is one of the best things you could do to jump start your own ambition.
Peter Gasca
What a Teen's Summer Job Can Teach Us About Good Business Practices
Lessons

What a Teen's Summer Job Can Teach Us About Good Business Practices

Lessons come from everywhere -- even that kid selling ice cream from a boat.
Jonathan Long
5 Ways to Teach Your Children to be Kidpreneurs (Infographic)
Kids

5 Ways to Teach Your Children to be Kidpreneurs (Infographic)

It's never too early to teach the building blocks of discipline, structure and planning.
Google Invites Kids to Become Inventor-Dreamers in 'Doodle' Contest
Google

Google Invites Kids to Become Inventor-Dreamers in 'Doodle' Contest

The tech giant will award one winner a $30,000 college scholarship for designing a Google Doodle that finishes this sentence: 'If I could invent one thing to make the world a better placeā€¦'
Catherine Clifford
Kid Inventor Whose Marshmallow Launcher Impressed Obama Gets VIP Ticket to State of the Union
Leadership

Kid Inventor Whose Marshmallow Launcher Impressed Obama Gets VIP Ticket to State of the Union

Joey Hudy wowed President Obama at the White House Science Fair and has since secured a spot as Intel's youngest intern.
Catherine Clifford
Lessons in Traditional PR...From a 14-Year-Old Philanthropist
Entrepreneurs

Lessons in Traditional PR...From a 14-Year-Old Philanthropist

How local and national publicity helped Julien Leitner, the 14-year-old founder of the Archimedes Alliance, spark change and move the world, $2 at a time.
Kidpreneur Maya Penn on Starting Up and Giving Back
Entrepreneurs

Kidpreneur Maya Penn on Starting Up and Giving Back

Twelve-year-old Maya Penn makes organic accessories and clothing and donates 10 percent of profits to local charities.
Kara Ohngren Prior
Encouraging Kids to Master Their Fears and Other Tips This Week
Entrepreneurs

Encouraging Kids to Master Their Fears and Other Tips This Week

How to instill entrepreneurial skills in your children, get through a disaster and more: our best tips of the week.
Brian Patrick Eha
Why Being 'Good' Can Help You Build a Successful Startup
Growth Strategies

Why Being 'Good' Can Help You Build a Successful Startup

When you work for yourself, your reputation is your most important asset. Here's how to keep it looking shiny and new.
Matthew Toren
Kidworth Hopes to Turn Enterprising Youngsters into Kidpreneurs
Starting a Business

Kidworth Hopes to Turn Enterprising Youngsters into Kidpreneurs

See how the youth-oriented financial services company aims to cultivate more than one million young entrepreneurs.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin