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This Generation Means Business!

What are today's teens up to? Anything and everything that has to do with starting a business.

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

( - American teens believe in business. In fact, a Gallup survey reports that 70 percent of American teens would like to own a business. What are they doing about it? They're entering college programs on entrepreneurship by the droves, for one thing. But a growing number of these entrepreneurial-minded teens ('treps, as they call themselves) aren't willing to wait. They're starting businesses now, while they're still in high school--or even junior high.

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