Five Ways Social Media Can Make or Break a Young CEO

  Undeniably, being a young CEO has its pros and cons.  From a practical standpoint, the earlier one can snag a rung on the corporate ladder, the faster he or she can begin to make money to invest i...


The 10 Most Followable Founders on Instagram

Need a little inspiration?  Follow these entrepreneurs for motivation, tips, and an inside look into their lives! Ben Lerer (@benjlerer) This CEO of the hip male digital lifestyle brand Thrillist tha...


Does Instagram’s Success Send the Wrong Message to Entrepreneurs?

There is no doubt that Instagram’s co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger are highly intelligent and motivated people. But let’s be clear, Instagram’s rapid-fire success is due in large part...


Top 3 Lessons for Young Entrepreneurs from Instagram’s $1 Billion Sale

When Facebook announced that it was purchasing Instagram for $1 billion, there was immediately a large scale outcry from seemingly everyone from entrepreneurs to loyal Instagram users. How does an 18 ...


Please Don’t Try to Build the Next Instagram

2 years of work…  $1 billion payout… In an instant, this became the dream of thousands of young, enthusiastic entrepreneurs.  Instagram was founded in 2010.  They built a relatively sim...