Top Business Podcasts for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Top Business Podcasts for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

At YSN we always like to learn from the best, and it’s a strategy that has served us well in just about every capacity. So when I saw this list of Best Business Podcasts from a great company  called SkilledUp, I couldn’t wait to share….

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How Fashionistas Dress for an Interview

How Fashionistas Dress for an Interview

A slideshow of how you can look your best at the next job interview you go to.

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What Global Entrepreneurship Week Means to Me: A 20-Year Retrospective

What Global Entrepreneurship Week Means to Me: A 20-Year Retrospective

In late November, Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) was celebrated around the world with the goal of inspiring millions to engage in entrepreneurial activities. The reach of this campaign is almost beyond comprehension: 10 million participants 140 countries 20,000 activities, events and competitions 10,000 partner organizations…

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Don’t Be the Turkey at Thanksgiving

Don’t Be the Turkey at Thanksgiving

Heading home for the holidays can be stressful. Everyone wants to know what you’ve been doing with your life, how school or work has been going, if you’ve found someone special, and if you’re on a solid track. Before you start sweating, here are three ways to prepare.

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What is YSN? CEO Jennifer Kushell Explains

What is YSN? CEO Jennifer Kushell Explains

A quick video that explains what YSN is up to. We think it’s important for all you to know what drives us and what we’re setting out to accomplish in the world – because you play an important role in it, not to mention in the success of every initiative we undertake.

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GAME ON!

GAME ON!

Ever feel like everything you’ve been working on your whole life all come together almost magically? Like overnight. But you know better. You have the battle scars, the war wounds, the triumphant feeling of having overcome, of having risen above, stuck with it and BAM! Here it all is, finally…

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A Crash Course in Managing Millennials

A Crash Course in Managing Millennials

If you are one of the countless entrepreneurs struggling to make the most out of your relationships with Millennial employees, here is a quick guide to turning those born after 1980 into some of your biggest fans and assets. Communicating They do it differently than…

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YSN Is Going Global With The SUBWAY Challenge!

YSN Is Going Global With The SUBWAY Challenge!

Our mission and passion at YSN is to inspire young, would-be entrepreneurs from around the world, and we couldn’t dream up a better opportunity to spur global entrepreneurship than partner with SUBWAY, the largest and most successful restaurant chain in the world

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Youth in Crisis

Youth in Crisis

Globally, young people are facing the harsh realities of widespread unemployment, unhappiness and even civil unrest.  At the heart of these societal ills are big daunting issues like inadequate training (workforce readiness), lack of mentoring, outdated career counseling, and global competition.  They’re big problems, but…

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I Failed Berkonomics. But You Can Still Get An “A”!

I Failed Berkonomics. But You Can Still Get An “A”!

David Berkus is the creator of Berkonomics, a brilliant collection of insights in 140 characters, quick read blog posts, and yes, books. If you are an entrepreneur with a big idea, are management or serve on a board, don’t miss another day of Dave Berkus. He’s essentially the mentor so many of us wish we had.

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Distinguishing Between Management & Leadership

Distinguishing Between Management & Leadership

I just read this piece in the New York Times, pointing out how you can be a great leader, without being a great manager. I immediately identified with it, and thought some of you might too. Truth be known, I’m a lousy manager.

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Help! I’m an Entrepreneur & My Friends Are Not Supporting Me!

Help! I’m an Entrepreneur & My Friends Are Not Supporting Me!

Dealing with less-than-supportive friends is an issue that few talk about when it comes to dedicating your life to a startup. Having great friends around you for support is a must, but unfortunately, sometimes the people we love and expect to support us most, can surprise us with a lot of negativity.

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Stop Being Realistic!

Stop Being Realistic!

One of the greatest things about social media is how it opens you up to all sorts of new people and thinking. Meeting Logan Kugler is a perfect example of this. At 20-years-old, he speaks with great wisdom about how insane it really is to be “realistic”. I couldn’t agree more! This is a perfect example of how the Young & Successful think, and an ideology that sculpts their impression of what’s really possible in this world.

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Determination: My Better is Better. Is Yours?

Determination: My Better is Better. Is Yours?

Passion is powerful indeed. If you think you have enough, watch this video. Then ask yourself again. Imagine all that would be possible if your drive was so inspiring and infectious that others couldn’t help but want to be around it? What could you achieve then?

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10 Tips to Turning Your Passion Into Your Career

10 Tips to Turning Your Passion Into Your Career

Showing people how to follow their passion is one of my favorite things to do too, because the buzz in the room is palpable, people light up with excitement on the spot and within days I get a slew of emails and notes telling me in detail how their lives have already started to change. So for all who haven’t had a chance to see me speak in person, I want to share these valuable and actionable tips on how to make a difference in your career immediately!

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