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An Open Letter to Frustrated 20-Somethings

If it feels like a dead end showing up every day simply to have a roof over your head every night, then it's time to consider your alternatives for the next few decades.
Daniel DiPiazza
This MIT Grad Is Changing Medicine With a Needle-Covered Pill
Medicine

This MIT Grad Is Changing Medicine With a Needle-Covered Pill

Once he explains how it works, the idea is easy to swallow.
Carly Okyle
4 Things to Know to Effectively Lead Generation Y
Generation Y

4 Things to Know to Effectively Lead Generation Y

Young workers have a few demands that it is entirely worth it to meet.
Marty Fukuda
3 Insights About Entrepreneurship Inspired by Youth
Young Entrepreneurs

3 Insights About Entrepreneurship Inspired by Youth

For starters, youth and inexperience aren't an obstacle.
Shawn Osborne
Discover and Work in Your Entrepreneurial Zone of Genius
Women Entrepreneurs

Discover and Work in Your Entrepreneurial Zone of Genius

Knowing and working with your individual EZOG will help you build a better business.
Sara Davidson
Meet Y Combinator's Bold Whiz Kid Boss
Innovators

Meet Y Combinator's Bold Whiz Kid Boss

Sam Altman is redefining the venture capital firm's identity and making bold moves. After one year on the job, has his strategy paid off?
Jason Ankeny
8 CEOs Who Amassed a Fortune Before Age 30 (Infographic)
Infographics

8 CEOs Who Amassed a Fortune Before Age 30 (Infographic)

Young, rich and brainy. It's an envious trifecta. Elon Musk fits the bill. Who else made the luxe list?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What You Can Learn From 8 Kids Already Making a Million Dollars
Entrepreneurs

What You Can Learn From 8 Kids Already Making a Million Dollars

There is no age discrimination in entrepreneurship.
John Rampton
These 20 Kids Just Got $100,000 to Drop Out of School. And They Want to Change Your Life.
Peter Thiel

These 20 Kids Just Got $100,000 to Drop Out of School. And They Want to Change Your Life.

From revolutionizing the way we manage email to curing cancer, the ambitions of the most recent group of Thiel Fellows belie their youth.
Catherine Clifford
Think Your Job Sucks? New MTV Show Profiles Strange and Awesome Career Paths
Television

Think Your Job Sucks? New MTV Show Profiles Strange and Awesome Career Paths

MTV's new series, which profiles snake venom milkers, beer keg inventors and junk food bloggers, represents the network's first foray into business-centric content.
Geoff Weiss
Why This Teen Was Accepted Into All 8 Ivy League Universities
Education

Why This Teen Was Accepted Into All 8 Ivy League Universities

Seventeen-year-old high school senior Kwasi Enin pulled off a collegiate hat trick several times over.
Geoff Weiss
Inspired or Insane: This 28-Year-Old Vows to Launch a New Business Every Week for One Year
Profiles

Inspired or Insane: This 28-Year-Old Vows to Launch a New Business Every Week for One Year

A serial entrepreneur who was once on 'Shark Tank' is embarking on a bold new mission.
Geoff Weiss
Purpose and Its Vision for Powering Social Movements
Entrepreneurs

Purpose and Its Vision for Powering Social Movements

In this installment of Young Visionaries, social entrepreneur Jeremy Heimans describes his vision for creating a home for sparking social movements.
Diana Ransom
SpiritHoods and a Passion for Animals
Growth Strategies

SpiritHoods and a Passion for Animals

In this installment of Young Visionaries, social entrepreneurs Alexander Mendeluk and ChaseHamilton describe their vision for selling accessories that support endangered species.
Kara Ohngren Prior