SXSW is still kicking, NYC's ban on sugary drinks launches, Harvard's MOOC platform welcomes humanities, Southeastern treps unite, the GoCelerator's application deadline hits, get inspired at TEDxTeen and meet generation wh(Y), St. Patty's Day is here, finally… this week's notable news and startup events for young treps.
How local and national publicity helped Julien Leitner, the 14-year-old founder of the Archimedes Alliance, spark change and move the world, $2 at a time.
In its inaugural run, the Unreasonable at Sea program kicked off just last week. Here’s a brief intro to the program and three of the entrepreneurs we’ll follow during their four-month voyage.
As the number of social-entrepreneurs rise, catering to sustainably-minded ventures makes good business. Here's how to ease into working with these companies and how to grow with the trend too.
For young entrepreneurs angling to make a difference, conscious capitalism may be for you. Here, we take a look at the concept and consider how to get started.
While esteemed nonprofit leaders and political figures came together at this year's Clinton Global Initiative, here's how young people also got involved.
If you want to change the world through social entrepreneurship, consider this your ticket. Here's a preview of what to expect from the Clinton Global Initiative and ideas for getting involved.
If you want to raise money for your business from impact investors, then help them find you by putting your company information right in front of them.
An upcoming social-venture competition sheds light on the increased enthusiasm among young entrepreneurs to start up social-impact companies. Here are five ways to rise above the competition.
See how these young treps turned a winning Kickstarter campaign into a thriving business in just a few months. Photo credit: Adrian Cabrero, courtesy of ENK International
When one young entrepreneur witnessed a line forming at her favorite food truck in New York City, she also saw a business opportunity.
In starting up a social venture, your social mission is often clear. But impact investors want to ensure that your organization will last. Here are three tips for making everyone happy.
As the 2012 graduation season winds down, we check in on the commencement addresses given by some of nation's top entrepreneurs. Here are Luma Mufleh's top tips for a life well lived.
For budding social entrepreneurs, here's your chance to get noticed -- and land some start-up cash.
Jumping into entrepreneurship at a young age is an exhilarating experience. You feel as though you can achieve anything you set your mind to. And for many determined young entrepreneurs, that’s precisely the case. However, is building a successful business …
Herein lies the makeup of a (Socially Conscious) Digital Entrepreneur. He or she is a new kind of animal — more resourceful, more dynamic, more connected and more evolved than any previous type of Entrepreneur. If you think about yourself …
A common thread that often runs through conversations with entrepreneurs"especially younger ones"is their desire to make a difference in the world. Indeed, entrepreneurship itself makes a difference. Business owners create jobs, purchase supplies, buy and rent commercial real estate, and …