Young Entrepreneur Spotlight (YES!) – Entrepreneur. Cartoonist. Designer. Philanthropist?

Maya Penn does it all. She built her first website using HTML. She created an animated superhero cartoon called “The Pollenators”. She started an eco-friendly, environmentally sustainable, fashionable accessories and clothing business! Aaaannnnd she created a non-profit called Maya’s Ideas 4 the Planet, an organization that “strives to help the community, spread environmental awareness and encourage young girls to follow their Read More …

Teens Can Make a Difference Through Social Entrepreneurship

Social entrepreneurs are people who start a business with the intent to donate profits to a social cause, create a new product, service, or a new approach to a social problem. In other words, any time an entrepreneur engages in work specifically to help a community problem, organization or the world at large. One of the biggest comments I hear Read More …

{Teen Launch Blog Series} The 411 on Business Startup for Teens

I’m so excited that our Teen Launch Blog Series, Business Startup for Teens, goes live on Monday, June 1st.   By the end of the series, if you do all the activities, you’ll have a great business plan formed and you’ll be ready to rock!  I’ll still be posting some regular blog posts that will inspire and help you AND Read More …