How I Pitched Mark Cuban My Business Idea Without Ever Going on ‘Shark Tank’

Back in late 2011, I got the opportunity to pitch Mark Cuban. I was just a student at the time, at Howard University, and cofounder of a company — no longer existent — called My College Hu...


3 Steps to Starting Your First Freelance Business

I’m not going to sugarcoat it, sell you rainbows and unicorns, or tell you that becoming an entrepreneur will make you instantly rich. And I’m definitely not going to tell you that it̵...


It’s Time to Admit What You Truly Want Out of Life (and get it)

Making decisions… this is the defining ability of humanity. We can do more than react to life’s challenges instinctively. We can look forward, decide what we want, and act accordingly. Th...


Million-Dollar Suitcase: Interview with Brian Chen of Bluesmart

Traveling by air is one of the most amazing, yet frustrating experiences of our lifetime. In an instant, we go from sea level to a mile high in the air, but if our plane is delayed 20 minutes, the who...


Dream Driven and Looking Good Doing it – Interview with E.K. Hormeku

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


Why Entrepreneurs Should (or Shouldn’t) Take Time Away From Their Business

Should entrepreneurs take time away from their business? If so, why and how much/how often? The following answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization c...


11 Things You Should Outsource to Save Money

If I’m trying to save money, what is the best area of my business to outsource? The following answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of...


Outside the Jar: Interview with ColorJar’s David Gardner

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


Entrepreneurial Fabric: Interview with Kevin Lavelle of Mizzen+Main

It takes courage to go where no one else has ever gone. Entrepreneurs often risk their financial future and well-being on pursuing an idea for the benefit of themselves and others. Being an entreprene...


Powered by Brain and Courage: Interview with Ryan Ballow

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