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Use Your Youth to Your Advantage

Find out what 6 advantages young entrepreneurs have--but probably don't realize.

This story appears in the September 2003 issue of Teen Startups.

You should wait until you're older and have more businessand real-world experience before starting a business. You shouldjust focus on school for now. Nobody will take you seriously atthis age.

You'll hear all these reasons--and more--about why youshouldn't start a business from your friends, your parents,your advisors and many others who only have your best intentions atheart. But before you start believing what you hear, take a momentto think to yourself, What would have happened if somebody had toldthese arguments to and convinced:

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