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National Elevator Pitch Competition Fundraiser. Help Support Young Entrepreneurs

July 16, 2013

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The Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization hosts the Annual National Elevator Pitch Competition.  The competition brings together 60 young entrepreneurs who are working on bringing their entrepreneurial dreams to life.  CEO is a nonprofit organization and is attempting to raise $16,000 in 45 days to support the 2013 National Elevator Pitch Competition. Please view the rewards and […]

EzBox Inventor Wins National Elevator Pitch Competition; Interview with Kaeya Majmundar, Student Entrepreneur

November 15, 2012

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Read the Full Article Here Several weeks ago I published an interview about an entrant into the National Elevator Pitch Competition and how her pitch went viral, gaining over 59,000 views in less than a week. Several weeks later, Kaeya Majmundar not only made the field of 60 competitors at the competition hosted at the Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ […]

Get Off the Couch; 5 Lessons from Serial Entrepreneur Jeff Hoffman

November 15, 2012

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Read the full article here Get Off the Couch; 5 Lessons from Serial Entrepreneur Jeff Hoffman   Serial entrepreneur Jeff Hoffman closed out the 2012 Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization(CEO) National Conference in Chicago on November 3rd with an inspiring message and several takeaways. Hoffman is known mostly for his role as a co-founder of Priceline.com and […]

Elevator Pitch Winner Takes Business to the Next Level

November 5, 2012

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Fresno, Calif. – Each year, college students are forced to move out or transfer schools because of a bad experience with a roommate. Justin Mares, owner of RoommateFit, is solving that problem one college student at a time. RoommateFit creates compatible roommate pairings based on personality traits. To date, the company has matched more than […]

Turning the Waiting Room Experience into a Six-Figure Business

October 23, 2012

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“Get it on Paper” says Keith Fix, the 23 year old who transformed his business idea into a six figure business in less than a year after writing his business plan for BlabFeed.com. Keith Fix’s life and future career were changed due to a professor urging him to put his idea down on paper. Ever since […]

Entrepreneur Lisa Nicole Bell on Young Entrepreneurship

October 23, 2012

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I recently had a brief interview via email with entrepreneur Lisa Nicole Bell about the importance of supporting young entrepreneurs. Lisa Nicole Bell is an entrepreneur, filmmaker, and media personality who started her first business at the age of 19 and has been making an impact through her work as an entrepreneur and “social change […]

Failpreneur: 5 Common Mistakes Made by Young Entrepreneurs

October 13, 2012

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Entrepreneurs are bound to make mistakes. Not only are entrepreneurs often risk takers, they are decision makers who act on plans, instincts, and sometimes just act on impulse. As an accomplished failpreneur, I will focus on some of the most common mistakes made by young entrepreneurs. –Letting Money Become an Obstacle Possibly the biggest mistake […]