A Technologist’s Quest to Change the World: Casey Pugh Interview

“I want to work on things that have the potential to change the world.” We all have the ability to change the world in one way or another. For those in technology, it’s often more feasible than ...


Making it Happen: Interview with Jermaine Dupri

  Jermaine Dupri is an entrepreneur, rapper, songwriter, and Grammy-award-winning producer. Among his impressive list of credentials is founder of Global 14 and So So Def Recordings. So So Def Re...


Entrepreneurship in Real-time: Interview with Travis Huff

Hiscox Courageous Entrepreneur Interview Series This is part two of the ten part series. Follow the Hiscox Courageous Entrepreneur interview series on Under30CEO.com. Interview Series Sponsored by ...


Get Those Ideas Flowing!

  Ideas are rarely the Eureka moments we wish they were and they certainly don’t exist in a vacuum.  They are the result of a collection of knowledge, insights, observations, experience and passio...


3 Deadly Traps That “Wantrepreneurs” Fall Into

In 2011, I went from working at a restaurant making $2.17/hour (plus tips…) to launching one…then two…then THREE successful, profitable businesses with literally no startup capital. How ...


Why “Cool” Social Media Turns into Mind Numbing TV (and Why It’s Great for Entrepreneurs)

Do you remember Facebook when they first launched? You had to have a .edu address to join. So only cool hip college (or at least alumni) were allowed to join. I used it a lot because I could see what ...


Breaking Through: 5 Tips for Reframing Challenges into Opportunities

Don’t worry, I’m not going to tell you to sit down and visualize. Or meditate. Or do yoga every day for a month. (Although I have tried those things.) I’ve been an entrepreneur for my entire (si...


5 Ways That a Leader Might Be Hurting the Teams Motivation

  Motivation is a tricky thing. It’s hard to start and get motivated, and it’s hard to sustain that motivation. To really keep motivated, you need a long-term plan. But even a good long-t...


All Alone, Surrounded By Friends

Sitting in a room with all my friends, I realize that I am so much different than they are… MY FRIENDS…the people I chose that I am going to probably be around for the rest of my life. How is it t...


What Can Young Entrepreneurs Learn from the Game of Basketball?

Many people say that basketball is more than just a sport. For the most part, that is true; in fact, it is often known to be a metaphor to just about everything, from love, relationships, to life in g...