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3 Insights About Entrepreneurship Inspired by Youth
Young Entrepreneurs

3 Insights About Entrepreneurship Inspired by Youth

For starters, youth and inexperience aren't an obstacle.
Shawn Osborne
Discover and Work in Your Entrepreneurial Zone of Genius
Women Entrepreneurs

Discover and Work in Your Entrepreneurial Zone of Genius

Knowing and working with your individual EZOG will help you build a better business.
Sara Davidson
Meet Y Combinator's Bold Whiz Kid Boss
Innovators

Meet Y Combinator's Bold Whiz Kid Boss

Sam Altman is redefining the venture capital firm's identity and making bold moves. After one year on the job, has his strategy paid off?
Jason Ankeny
8 CEOs Who Amassed a Fortune Before Age 30 (Infographic)
Infographics

8 CEOs Who Amassed a Fortune Before Age 30 (Infographic)

Young, rich and brainy. It's an envious trifecta. Elon Musk fits the bill. Who else made the luxe list?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What You Can Learn From 8 Kids Already Making a Million Dollars
Entrepreneurs

What You Can Learn From 8 Kids Already Making a Million Dollars

There is no age discrimination in entrepreneurship.
John Rampton
These 20 Kids Just Got $100,000 to Drop Out of School. And They Want to Change Your Life.
Peter Thiel

These 20 Kids Just Got $100,000 to Drop Out of School. And They Want to Change Your Life.

From revolutionizing the way we manage email to curing cancer, the ambitions of the most recent group of Thiel Fellows belie their youth.
Catherine Clifford
Think Your Job Sucks? New MTV Show Profiles Strange and Awesome Career Paths
Television

Think Your Job Sucks? New MTV Show Profiles Strange and Awesome Career Paths

MTV's new series, which profiles snake venom milkers, beer keg inventors and junk food bloggers, represents the network's first foray into business-centric content.
Geoff Weiss
Why This Teen Was Accepted Into All 8 Ivy League Universities
Education

Why This Teen Was Accepted Into All 8 Ivy League Universities

Seventeen-year-old high school senior Kwasi Enin pulled off a collegiate hat trick several times over.
Geoff Weiss
Inspired or Insane: This 28-Year-Old Vows to Launch a New Business Every Week for One Year
Profiles

Inspired or Insane: This 28-Year-Old Vows to Launch a New Business Every Week for One Year

A serial entrepreneur who was once on 'Shark Tank' is embarking on a bold new mission.
Geoff Weiss
Purpose and Its Vision for Powering Social Movements
Entrepreneurs

Purpose and Its Vision for Powering Social Movements

In this installment of Young Visionaries, social entrepreneur Jeremy Heimans describes his vision for creating a home for sparking social movements.
Diana Ransom
SpiritHoods and a Passion for Animals
Growth Strategies

SpiritHoods and a Passion for Animals

In this installment of Young Visionaries, social entrepreneurs Alexander Mendeluk and ChaseHamilton describe their vision for selling accessories that support endangered species.
Kara Ohngren Prior
GOOD on Its New Vision for the Future
Entrepreneurs

GOOD on Its New Vision for the Future

In this installment of Young Visionaries, social entrepreneur Ben Goldhirsh describes his vision for creating a platform for people interested in doing good.
Kara Ohngren Prior
Fifty & Fifty and Its Vision for Sparking Change
Entrepreneurs

Fifty & Fifty and Its Vision for Sparking Change

In this installment of Young Visionaries, social entrepreneur Javan Van Gronigen describes his vision for helping humanitarian organizations trumpet their messages.
Kara Ohngren Prior
Building a Market and a Vision for a New Kind of Tea
Entrepreneurs

Building a Market and a Vision for a New Kind of Tea

In this installment of Young ­Visionaries, social entrepreneur Dan MacCombie describes his vision for producing a different kind of tea and supporting indigenous farmers in South America.
Diana Ransom