Young Entrepreneurs

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
College Entrepreneur Dives Into Niche Business
Entrepreneurs

College Entrepreneur Dives Into Niche Business

A University of Oregon grad turns his love of coral into a thriving niche business.
Jodi Helmer
Why a 12-Year-Old Launched His Own Social Network
Social Media

Why a 12-Year-Old Launched His Own Social Network

Grom Social is a network for kids, Facebook's more lucrative Hacker Cup, a Pinterest for cats and more.
Brian Patrick Eha
Growth Strategies

How to Get the Most out of Conferences

Business coach Antonio Neves gives his three tips for how to most effectively approach an industry conference. 
Antonio Neves
Starting Up While Still in School? 5 Tips for Staying Sane
Entrepreneurs

Starting Up While Still in School? 5 Tips for Staying Sane

Student entrepreneur Nina Foroutan on how to get everything done while still enjoying the ride.
Nina Foroutan
The Business of Helping Less-Fortunate Entrepreneurs Start Up
Entrepreneurs

The Business of Helping Less-Fortunate Entrepreneurs Start Up

The founders of some socially-oriented startups have begun focusing on helping fellow entrepreneurs, while creating new business opportunities for themselves. Here's a look at the trend.
Neil Parmar
How Breast Cancer Sparked a Business Idea
Starting a Business

How Breast Cancer Sparked a Business Idea

Young trep Koray Lucas launched Radiant Wraps after his mother refused to wear a drab hospital gown during treatment.
Kara Ohngren Prior
Making Freedom Part of the Business Model: How a Young Trep Helped Fuel the Arab Spring
Starting a Business

Making Freedom Part of the Business Model: How a Young Trep Helped Fuel the Arab Spring

Silicon Valley-based AnchorFree gained prominence during the uprisings in the Middle East for helping protestors cover their web tracks. See how the company is doing since the tumult.
Susan Johnston
Not Top Dog? 4 Ways to Project a Bigger Brand
Make More Happen

Not Top Dog? 4 Ways to Project a Bigger Brand

Tech expert Prerna Gupta shares her tips on how to compete with bigger competitors.
Prerna Gupta
How to Operate in All-Out Survival Mode as a Young Entrepreneur
Growth Strategies

How to Operate in All-Out Survival Mode as a Young Entrepreneur

If the holidays weren't as kind to your startup as you would have liked, here are some tips for helping you withstand leaner times.
Matthew Toren
What Doesn't Kill You... Makes You an Entrepreneur?
Leadership

What Doesn't Kill You... Makes You an Entrepreneur?

Go getter? Problem Solver? Bossy? Here are five signs you may have what it takes to be an entrepreneur.
Rebekah Iliff
Barbara Corcoran's 6 Pearls of Wisdom for Young Treps
Starting a Business

Barbara Corcoran's 6 Pearls of Wisdom for Young Treps

Ahead of her keynote address at Entrepreneur's annual Growth Conference, here are some of her choicest gems of advice for young entrepreneurs.
Kara Ohngren Prior
The Top 10 Startup Events to Watch in 2013
Starting a Business

The Top 10 Startup Events to Watch in 2013

CES, the Webbys, Disrupt NYC, South by Southwest, Social Media Week, National Small Business Week, Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Clinton Global Initiative. . . A non-exhaustive list of the year's top 10 startup events for young treps.
3 Ways to Build Credibility as a Young Trep
Starting a Business

3 Ways to Build Credibility as a Young Trep

Student entrepreneur James Hilton on turning your age and lack of experience into assets.
James Hilton