Estimated Reading Time 2 Mins The job market is changing... Professional careers used to start and finish in the same firm. Today, for teenagers, this is mostly a thing of the past. In addition, many entry positions are disappearing. This removes opportunities for young generations to break into their first job... or not? In fact, … Continue reading The “side hustle” economy: why should you care
Estimated Reading Time 2 Mins It is easy to mix up success and fame... For teenagers born with social media and the celebrities’ phenomena, the distinction can be particularly difficult. Most of their idols are indeed famous. This will naturally lead them to align their definition of success on a measure of fame. At Biz4Teens, … Continue reading The key to success for enterprising teenagers
Estimated Reading Time 2 Mins Many people are thinking of starting their own business. But they often don't do it because they wait to have the right idea. This leads to a major risk... the right idea might never come, or it might... but too late... In our previous post [6 reasons why teens should … Continue reading How a simple idea can lead far…
Estimated Reading Time 2 Mins Entrepreneurs like Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg are the idols of many teenagers. They are seen as cool, everybody loves their company products and praises their success. The fact that they dropped out of college to create their own start-up also adds to their prestige. But can everyone turn into … Continue reading Can anyone be Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg?
Estimated Reading Time 4 Mins Start-ups are very much hype at the moment. Success stories of small companies being bought up by the GAFA or consorts are played in loop on TV. It is no wonder then that such stories get people thinking "could I make something like this?" Usually such process starts with an … Continue reading 6 reasons why teens should start a business now
Start-ups are very much hype at the moment. Success stories of small companies being bought up by the GAFA or consorts are played in loop on TV. It is no wonder then that such stories get people thinking “could I make something like this?” Usually such process starts with an idea. Then it grows into … Continue reading 6 reasons why #teenagers should #start a #business now
Estimated Reading Time 1 Min Entrepreneur is becoming a big word. Everybody wants to be one. Everybody claims to be one. And we even see people arguing about the difference between entrepreneur and business owner... But does it really matters? At Biz4Teens, we don't think so... Our objective is first and foremost to build enterprising … Continue reading 7 insightful lessons from a 7-year old entrepreneur
Estimated Reading Time 1 Min More and more schools and universities are starting entrepreneurship courses. Not surprisingly, students are flocking to these. But can entrepreneurship really be taught, like math, sciences or languages? Biz4Teens aims to provide teenagers with a first enterprising experience. We believe being entrepreneurial is first about developing a mindset, rather about … Continue reading 5 ways to learn entrepreneurship as a young person!
Estimated Reading Time 1 Min In a previous post, we explored the 10 things parents should do to build enterprising teenagers. At #2 we flagged games that parents could play with their children to introduce them to innovation and business concepts. We reported that parents we had spoken to during the course of our product … Continue reading Launch! A board game for kids to explore entrepreneurship
Estimated Reading Time 1 Min Biz4teens offers teenagers a first hands-on experience at creating and running their own small business. We believe that what teenagers most need is not so much the right idea, but rather the right methodology. Having the right methodology to follow allows them to avoid mistakes that others have done before. … Continue reading 7 ideas for 13-year old teenagers to start a small business