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Is Age a Barrier or a Boost?

How to use your status as a teen entrepreneur to your advantage

This story appears in the April 2002 issue of Teen Startups.

( - Sometimes, one of the most difficult parts about being young is getting people older than you to take you seriously. And since most people are older than you when you're a teenager, that's a lot of people.

It's frustrating--sometimes downright annoying--when the people in question are your older siblings or parents. But imagine if it were a customer.

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