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9 Awesome Summer Entrepreneurship Camps for Kids and Teens

What do behemoth companies like Airbnb, Dropbox and Reddit have in common? They struggled to get off the ground until they joined accelerator programs like Y Combinator. It's hard to imagine humble beginnings for...

What the Girl Scouts Taught This Entrepreneur of the Year

Kayla Abramowitz was named the 2015 Young Entrepreneur of the Year by the Young Entrepreneurs Academy for her work through Kayla Cares 4 Kids, a nonprofit Kayla founded that donates entertainment and educational items to...

Want to Be Successful in Business? Start with Small Talk

Knowing how to make small talk is not a small deal, it turns out. Scott Hoover, associate professor of finance at Washington and Lee University explains it this way in How To Get A...

Why Passion Projects Help Students Do Better in School

I recently wrote about why a passion project can help you get into college. Here's a precursor to that topic: a passion project can actually help you perform better during the school years leading...

EP4: Why a Passion Project Can Help You Get Into College

A college admissions interviewer for a top 10 university in the U.S. shares what she looks for when interviewing undergraduate applicants. We discuss: The metrics used to gauge undergraduate applicants in an interview Why a...

EP3: Students in Uniforms Find Creative Expression Through Novel Ties

Novel Ties CEO and founder Shreyas Parab discusses how he built a profitable business by tapping into the adolescent and young-at-heart psyche: people want to express themselves through what they wear, and starting a...

EP2: Curing Hospital Boredom One DVD at a Time

In this episode, 15-year-old Kayla Abramowitz shares her empathy and passion for helping other hospital-bound kids by collecting and donating used DVD's and other educational and entertainment material to children's hospitals nationwide. We discuss: How...

Why I Started The Lemonade Post

Many kids today have fallen into the busy trap. Whether that's been self-imposed or induced, they often appear the same, like headless chickens aimlessly shuttled around from one activity to the next with no...

The Key to Success is Consistency, Says Jerry Seinfeld

Persistence and hard work pave the road to success. But how do you stay the course without veering? How do you keep your eye on the prize for weeks, months and even years on...

This Study App Could Revolutionize Studying

Lane Karlitz didn’t study like most kids. Instead of pouring over dry text under harsh lighting, Lane sang his study material. It was a practice he adopted at 13, after his Spanish teacher’s husband...