Entrepreneurial Adventur.es with Brent Beshore

  Interview with Brent Beshore about starting his business Adventur.es. This is part six of the ten part series. Follow the Starting a Business as a Young Entrepreneur interview series and don’t ...


If You Could Choose One Entrepreneur to Join Your Startup Who Would it Be?

Over the past several months, I’ve been asking entrepreneurs through Under30CEO’s interview series and interviews for the Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization (CEO), “If you could pick o...


Being “Nice” Is WAY More Valuable

Under30CEO co-founder and my good friend Matt Wilson wrote a recent article, “How to Stop Being Nice and Get What You Really Want.” While I can’t begin to explain how much I respect Matt and h...


Are You a Startup Porn Addict?

Startup porn, simply put, is a collection of entertaining, stimulating, and worthless activities that distract an entrepreneur from focusing on what really matters, hindering future achievements. When...


Why You Have Fewer than 20 Friends

My average day is completely filled with people. From the moment I wake up, I’m constantly reading peoples’ opinions, emailing, messaging, chatting, tweeting, meeting, skyping, and texting. All to...


8 Things I Wish I Knew When I Was 22

A couple weeks ago I met with two young entrepreneurs who had asked me for some advice. They were passionate, driven, highly intelligent and extremely focused. During the course of our hour-long conve...


Sushi, Weed and Your Business

Peanut butter and jelly. Bacon and eggs. Burt and Ernie. Some things just go together. One helps the other. 1+1=3. But what about less obvious complimentary pairs? The other day, I was driving through...


I Promise I’m Not 17: Turning Your Age Into an Advantage

I was recently back in my hometown of Joplin, MO, having dinner with my parents. We were towards the end of our meal and a family friend stopped by our table to say hi and introduce another couple tha...