Posts Tagged ‘kid entrepreneurs’

10 Inspirational Kid Entrepreneurs (Heroes)

December 23, 2010 Leave a comment

Entrepreneurs are our heroes.  They take risks to produce something of value which leads them to financial independence and jobs for others.  That’s why I love finding or hearing a story about a new entrepreneur, for it is the story of a hero in the making.

Mary has compiled the stories of 10 such heroes — kids actually — who have been successful at starting their own businesses at a young age.  The message here is that if a kid can do it, then perhaps more adults can try a hand at entrepreneurship, too.  These kids are really creative and truly inspirational.  Check them out >>

TV Story Highlights Readers Who Started Businesses – Part 1 of 2

February 5, 2009 1 comment

Today, NBC’s 11 Alive in Atlanta, GA aired the first of two stories about kids who have read the Future Business Leaders’ Series and started businesses.  In this video, the Monsalve Brothers demonstrate their Chill Out Kit for parents.  Full Story 1.

TV Story on NBC's 11 Alive

TV Story on NBC's 11 Alive

TV Interview on Atlanta’s NBC 11 Alive

February 4, 2009 Leave a comment

NBC's 11 Alive

TV Interview: Feb 5, 6

If you live in Atlanta, watch our TV interview with Donna Lowry to air Thursday, Feb 5, and also on Friday, Feb 6, at 6:20 AM on NBC’s 11 Alive. Check your listing at

Three kids (2 families) who have read the books will talk about the businesses they started after reading them.

11-Year Old Entrepreneur, Jason O’Neill

February 18, 2008 3 comments

Watch the video interview of Jason O’Neill, an 11-year old entrepreneur, and see what business he started at 9-years old and hear his advice to other kids who are interested in starting their own businesses.

He is interviewed by Danielle Hampson, author of The Art of Networking and founder of