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NASA Challenges High Schoolers to Make a Meal Fit for an Astronaut
NASA

NASA Challenges High Schoolers to Make a Meal Fit for an Astronaut

The second annual HUNCH Culinary Challenge asks teen chefs to cook up a dish to be served on the International Space Station.
Nina Zipkin
How This Teenager Turned Her Childhood Hobby Into a Global Business
Young Entrepreneurs

How This Teenager Turned Her Childhood Hobby Into a Global Business

Eighteen-year-old Bella Weems started her business to save up for a car but now with more than 60,000 independent sellers across the nation and millions in revenue, this teenage entrepreneur has her sights set on bigger things.
Carly Okyle
Why Leaders Should Think Like Teenagers
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Why Leaders Should Think Like Teenagers

Here are seven stories that turn the conventional wisdom, that life experience is what makes a great leader, on its head.
Simon Cohen
Why Schools Should Teach Entrepreneurship
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Why Schools Should Teach Entrepreneurship

That's where the jobs are for the next generation -- and probably multiple generations after that.
How a Bullied, Dyslexic 16-Year-Old Entrepreneur Fought Back and Found His Way
Young Entrepreneurs

How a Bullied, Dyslexic 16-Year-Old Entrepreneur Fought Back and Found His Way

Ollie Forsyth didn't let haters kill his spirit. Instead, he drew strength from dyslexic billionaire Richard Branson's stratospheric success story and used their cruel jabs to fuel his entrepreneurial fire.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This 13-Year-Old Entrepreneur Just Debuted Her Clothing Line at NY Fashion Week
Young Entrepreneurs

This 13-Year-Old Entrepreneur Just Debuted Her Clothing Line at NY Fashion Week

At the age of 13, Isabella Rose Taylor -- whose eponymous line is currently stocked by Nordstrom -- is well on her way to helming a global fashion empire.
Geoff Weiss
How a Teenage Entrepreneur Built a Startup on Bitcoin Riches
Bitcoin

How a Teenage Entrepreneur Built a Startup on Bitcoin Riches

What happened when 15-year-old Erik Finman invested a $1,000 gift from his grandma in Bitcoin. Hint: Big money. New business.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Business-Savvy Teens Tap Dynamic New Collector's Market: Designer Sneakers
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Business-Savvy Teens Tap Dynamic New Collector's Market: Designer Sneakers

Much-coveted shoes are being bartered and sold by high schoolers at sneaker conventions across the country at eye-opening prices, The New York Times reports.
Geoff Weiss
Yahoo Acquires Teen Entrepreneur's News Gathering App, Summly
Technology

Yahoo Acquires Teen Entrepreneur's News Gathering App, Summly

Summly to shut down but founder and his team expected to join Yahoo.
Jason Fell
The New Cool Kids: Teenage-App Developers
Entrepreneurs

The New Cool Kids: Teenage-App Developers

Seventeen-year-old Nick D'Aloisio is fueling headlines over his news-summary app Summly, but he's not the only teenage-app maker in town. Here's a look at the rising trend.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
How Teen Inventor Went From Sketch to Prototype in 6 Months
Starting a Business

How Teen Inventor Went From Sketch to Prototype in 6 Months

Fourteen-year-old entrepreneur Carter Kostler is hoping his fruit-infused water bottle will be his ticket to entrepreneurial success.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
Kidworth Hopes to Turn Enterprising Youngsters into Kidpreneurs
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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
Teenager Finds a Niche in Man-Scented Candles
Entrepreneurs

Teenager Finds a Niche in Man-Scented Candles

Would you like your house to smell like bacon? Or perhaps a new mitt? A young entrepreneur creates his own masculine take on the scented-candle business.
Michelle Juergen