We founded Tag Digital, a digital agency two years ago and ever since have regularly received messages from eager students, graduates, designers, developers and other agency folk looking for work. It’s not that long ago that I was in that same position so I always try to offer some constructive advice if we don’t have […]
Organizations hire new employees because they have to satisfy essential demands. They need something they currently don’t have. You are the potential solution to their problem. As you explore job opportunities and snag interviews, don’t overlook the advantages you can gain from getting a solid grasp on a company’s pain points. The more you understand […]
Advice on how to start a business from those who’ve been there. Follow the Starting a Business as a Young Entrepreneur interview series and don’t miss an interview! Today, we are announcing a new interview series here on Under30CEO sponsored by Hiscox Small Business Insurance. This interview series will focus on ambitious young entrepreneurs from across the […]
Interview with young entrepreneur Sachin Kamdar on starting his business Pars.ly.
This is part one of the ten part series. Follow the Starting a Business as a Young Entrepreneur interview series and don’t miss an interview!
Ok, you know all the basics of interviewing that first job or even that better job. Do research on the company. Dress appropriately. Arrive on time. Listen. Ask questions. Follow-up. It’s a simple formula that is basically common sense when you think about it. So why do interviewees fail at getting a job? It’s because […]
In 2005, Catherine and Dave Cook were 15 and 16 respectively when they came up with the concept for myYearbook. With a $250,000 investment from their older brother Geoff, they worked with overseas developers to launch myYearbook.com. They went from being normal high school students, to staying up until 3 AM in the morning working […]
Michael Gluck started his entrepreneurial career at the age of 4 – painting smiley faces on coconuts to sell to people on the beach. Today, Michael Gluck is the founder and CEO of VG Market, a growing and profitable market research company that focuses solely on gaming companies. The company spawned out of Gluck’s work […]
For the last year, I’ve had the honor of authoring the young entrepreneur interview series here at under30ceo.com. During that time, I’ve spoken to over 40 of the most talented, passionate, innovative and hardworking individuals I’ve ever met. In addition to being consistently inspired, educated and entertained by their stories, I’ve been given a unique […]
Matt Wilson: When you started Hurley you were 26. Can you tell us a story from the early days living the surf entrepreneur lifestyle? Joe K: 1980, 26 years old, happily married with Cindy and our young son Joel, teaching Junior High 4 years, waiting tables, exporting surfboards to Japan and managing Hurley Surfboards. And, I […]