Young Entrepreneurs

From College Dropouts to Y-Combinator Darlings
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From College Dropouts to Y-Combinator Darlings

Here's how one group of young entrepreneurs caught the eye of one of the U.S.'s top start-up accelerators.
Kara Ohngren Prior
6 Tips for Staying Sane Over the Holidays
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6 Tips for Staying Sane Over the Holidays

Hard to believe the holidays are upon us, Thanksgiving has just wrapped and the rest of the holidays will be here in a blink. Here's your guide to a stress-free season.
Adam Toren
Fitness Instructor Creates a Sweat-Proof Headband
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Fitness Instructor Creates a Sweat-Proof Headband

A workout frustration led fitness instructor Donna Browning to create Sweaty Bands.
Paula Andruss
Want to Study Entrepreneurship? How to Get the Most Bang for Your Buck
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Want to Study Entrepreneurship? How to Get the Most Bang for Your Buck

If choosing to study entrepreneurship in college or graduate school is tough, deciding where to go is even more challenging. Here are some tips.
Greg Bier
College Entrepreneurs Invent a Way to Keep Beer Cold
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College Entrepreneurs Invent a Way to Keep Beer Cold

KegSkins banishes the biggest party foul -- warm beer.
Jodi Helmer
Need Help Paying for College? Win a Scholarship for Young Treps
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Need Help Paying for College? Win a Scholarship for Young Treps

If you're a young entrepreneur who's planning to start college in the fall, this scholarship may be for you. But hurry, the deadline to apply is December 17.
Kara Ohngren Prior
The 'Do Nothing' Approach to Leadership
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The 'Do Nothing' Approach to Leadership

In taking your startup to the next level and becoming the CEO, consider adopting this more unconventional management style.
Walter Chen
6 Ways to Land Start-Up Funding on Campus
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6 Ways to Land Start-Up Funding on Campus

Student entrepreneur Karim Abouelnaga on how to leverage college resources to land start-up capital.
Karim Abouelnaga
The 6 Best Entrepreneurial Habits for Rapid Growth
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The 6 Best Entrepreneurial Habits for Rapid Growth

Serial entrepreneur, angel investor and professor Dave Lerner shares his tips for startup success.
Dave Lerner
Day #3: 10 Gifts for Kids Made by Indie Merchants
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Day #3: 10 Gifts for Kids Made by Indie Merchants

Got a tyke in your life? From crayons to Legos, here's our top picks for kids -- made by parents, teachers and even kids themselves.
Colleen DeBaise
How InstaEDU Is Tapping the Online Education Market
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How InstaEDU Is Tapping the Online Education Market

With $1.1 million in seed funding, a new startup is connecting students electronically with tutors from top universities.
Brian Patrick Eha
Conscious Capitalism: The End of Business as Usual?
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Conscious Capitalism: The End of Business as Usual?

For young entrepreneurs angling to make a difference, conscious capitalism may be for you. Here, we take a look at the concept and consider how to get started.
Martin Zwilling
How Reading Rainbow's LeVar Burton Is Bringing Storytelling into the Digital Age
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How Reading Rainbow's LeVar Burton Is Bringing Storytelling into the Digital Age

The actor discusses his transition into entrepreneurship and offers some key tips for young treps.
Shira Lazar