A pair of teens from Rochester, NY beat out five other contestants at the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) National Saunders Scholars Competition co-hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.
Blog: General Foundation
There is a general perception today that the typical entrepreneur is a 20-something tech wiz who builds a million-dollar social application out of his parent’s garage or college dorm room.
There is a strange phenomenon occurring in the United States. On the one hand, Americans have a long tradition of championing the entrepreneur, the underdog who strikes out alone and captures the American Dream.
A new report by the Kauffman Foundation finds that America’s economy is becoming less dynamic, dampening the country’s growth prospects at a time when its fiscal challenges are becoming more entrenched.