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How to Prepare for a Career as an Entrepreneur

The persona of an entrepreneur is often preempted with ideas of controlling one’s own destiny and living a lifestyle free of things we dislike.  While this mentality is certainly acceptable and is ultimately the...

Social Media’s Biz Opps Dominated By Young Entrepreneurs

Little did we know how much the face of social media would change on February 4, 2004 when Mark Zuckerberg, a no-name college student at Harvard, launched Facebook. He came up with the idea...

I Know Everything About You – Is It What You Want?

Right now is the time you should start building your personal brand. Are you in high school? Build your brand. Are you in college? Build your brand! Right now! With the rising climb of...

8 Pivotal Lessons For The Budding Entrepreneur

The cool – and challenging – thing about being an entrepreneur is that each day provides you with a number of new lessons to be learned. Even a solid mentoring program can’t prepare you...

Pro and Cons of Being an Entrepreneur in High School

Being an entrepreneur in high school or even college has its pros and cons. Based on my experience as well as on feedback, I’d like to share with you what I think are the...

What’s the “$” Value of your Website?

Did you ever wonder how much your website or blog is worth? A few months ago a friend of mine invested $100 into my website. He has his own company that’s worth several million...

10 Young Entrepreneur Blogs you Should be Following

I’d like to share with you 10 young entrepreneur themed blogs that you should definitely be following. Feel free to leave suggestions… Enjoy! Under30CEO Under30CEO is a great blog for “Leading Gen Y to...

10 Things Every Young Entrepreneur Should Know

You’re in an elite group of young people who have goals, ambition, and wisdom beyond their years. Those are great assets, don’t get me wrong, but have you ever had trouble being taken seriously...

Entrepreneurial Lessons from a Poor Milkman

My grandfather had an eighth grade education and spent the early part of his adulthood as a milkman, barely scraping by to put food on the table for his wife and four children. When...

Interview with Noah Alper, Founder of Noah’s Bagels

This is the first of a series of interviews of outstanding, unique entrepreneurs. These exclusive interviews will focus on their experience as entrepreneurs and will offer advice for young entrepreneurs. My first interview is...