Young Entrepreneurs

Seven Money Mistakes Young Entrepreneurs Make
Entrepreneurs

Seven Money Mistakes Young Entrepreneurs Make

Keeping track of your personal finances and launching a business is doubly challenging. Here are a few mistakes young business owners make with their money.
Diana Ransom
Free App Satisfies a Text Obsession
Entrepreneurs

Free App Satisfies a Text Obsession

Freespeech co-founder Greg Neufeld didn't like the messaging app for the iPhone--so he created one.
Joel Holland
Under-30 Treps in the Washington Spotlight
Growth Strategies

Under-30 Treps in the Washington Spotlight

The question of how to help small-businesses boost sales is so divisive that many are now looking to the young for answers.
Diana Ransom
Are Younger Entrepreneurs Sellouts?
Growth Strategies

Are Younger Entrepreneurs Sellouts?

While a new study says Millennials are twice as likely to sell their business, here are a few reasons older entrepreneurs can be willing to sell, too.
Carol Tice
Lean LaunchPad: A Crash Course in Startup Success
Growth Strategies

Lean LaunchPad: A Crash Course in Startup Success

A new class created by serial entrepreneur Steve Blank puts a focus on testing ideas before jumping in.
Carol Tice
What's a Competitive Advantage for a Young Entrepreneur?
Entrepreneurs

What's a Competitive Advantage for a Young Entrepreneur?

Mashable founder Pete Cashmore on how 20-something entrepreneurs can have an edge over older, more established competitors.
Should Entrepreneurs Go to College?
Entrepreneurs

Should Entrepreneurs Go to College?

Here's why taking a break from college to pursue a business idea could be good for young entrepreneurs.
Carol Tice
Lessons Learned: How Tumblr Recovered from a Business Crisis
Starting a Business

Lessons Learned: How Tumblr Recovered from a Business Crisis

David Karp's blog platform has seen hockey-stick growth, and so has his learning curve as entrepreneur. He shares how his company bounced back from the tech tumble that brought down millions of blogs last year.
Teri Evans
How a Young Entrepreneur Cobbled Together a Business By Recycling Vinyl into Shoes
Entrepreneurs

How a Young Entrepreneur Cobbled Together a Business By Recycling Vinyl into Shoes

Paperfeet is building an eco-friendly business out of discarded billboard materials.
Gwen Moran
How They Became Small-Business Champions
Starting a Business

How They Became Small-Business Champions

Of the 27 million small businesses in the U.S. a mere fraction of them can call themselves a Small Business Champion. Here's how they did it.
Diana Ransom
A New Source of Support and Inspiration for Young Entrepreneurs
Starting a Business

A New Source of Support and Inspiration for Young Entrepreneurs

As the unemployment rate among young people has skyrocketed in recent years, the Administration is attempting to whet their entrepreneurial appetites.
Adam Toren
What's the Biggest Lesson to Learn As a Young Entrepreneur?
Entrepreneurs

What's the Biggest Lesson to Learn As a Young Entrepreneur?

Mashable founder Pete Cashmore discusses his biggest challenge as a young entrepreneur.
How Can I Manage Stress As a Young Entrepreneur?
Entrepreneurs

How Can I Manage Stress As a Young Entrepreneur?

Mashable founder Pete Cashmore on the importance of dropping your ego and asking questions to help solve the problems you're facing.
How a Young Fashion Designer Stands Out in a Crowded Market
Growth Strategies

How a Young Fashion Designer Stands Out in a Crowded Market

From listening to customers to creating a unique product, Rebecca Minkoff shares her top tips.
Jason Fell