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Successful, Unconventional Entrepreneurs
It's not all about "gradutate, get a job, and stay there for life" anymore. On the contrary, entrepreneurship is hot. Small enterprises account for 52 percent of all U.S. workers, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Want to march to your own beat? Entrepreneurship may be the way. Check out these unconventional entrepreneurs for inspiration.
Decisions and Lessons for Young Entrepreneurs Post High School
Check out the different decisions these four high school business owners had to make after high school, and what they’ve learned from those business decisions. These are four great real world examples of what young entrepreneurs face each day.
Top Business Plan Competitions
Seth Goldman, Honest Tea Founder (and - p.s. - New York Times Best Seller with a new "how to" business book) took the stage at a recent event. "We got our start at a business plan competition," he said. He praised such competitions as perfect for getting the practice, exposure, connections, and - if you're lucky - funding needed to fuel a start-up venture.
This post focuses on the top business plan contests in the nation at the college+ level, teen level, as well as resources to help prepare for these competitions.
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