9 Great Startup Ideas for Students

What’s a great business idea for students — think flexible hours, summer/seasonal, etc.? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. 1. Start a Janitorial Service I started a janitorial service for the last two years of college. It was easy […]

12 Opportunities for Kids to Gain Hands-On Business Skills

What are some opportunities or organizations out there to help kids gain real-world entrepreneurial skills that parents should look into? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, the YEC recently launched #StartupLab, a free virtual mentorship […]

10 Best “People Skills” Books for Tweens & Teens in Business

What is the best “people skills” book for tweens & teens to read? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, the YEC recently launched #StartupLab, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start […]

9 Top Resources for Teens and Tweens to Learn Code

What’s one awesome resource for aspiring young teen/tween entrepreneurs to learn tech skills like code? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only nonprofit organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, the YEC recently launched #StartupLab, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions […]

Our Gift to You – The Top 12 of 2012

It’s been a great year at Raising CEO Kids and we have loved providing great ideas and resources for you to help in raising entrepreneur kids! As rated by our readers, here are the Top 12 of 2012! Traveling with Kids? Top Questions to Ask the CEO 13 Great Leadership Books For Your Teen to […]

Parents Raising CEO Kids: Interview with Nancy Smith

Sarah: When did you notice that Remmi was interested in making money and being a kid in business? Nancy Smith: I don’t think Remmi initially thought about making money. As we did the research together and decided to create a web series, she was definitely interested in the cooking show aspect as that is what she […]

Interview with Young Entrepreneur Chef & TV Host Remmi Smith

Sarah: Remmi, please tell us how you got started and where other kids starting a business and their parents can find out more info about you. Remmi Smith: I’ve always loved food, and I started in the kitchen when I was 4 years old, and I made full meals when I was 7 years old. […]

The Key Startup Advice That Helped Shape myYearbook (now MeetMe)

Good advice is hard to come by. When you are in a leadership position, people tend to ask you for advice rather than offer their own. Therefore, it is important for entrepreneurs to seek out advice from all sources, whether it roots from other companies, good books, caring parents or British politicians! Here are three […]

City Shuts Down Teen’s Hot Dog Stand! Share Your Thoughts!

Here at raisingCEOkids.com we are all about empowering youth to succeed in life and business! When we saw this video, we were deeply saddened by the outcome for this young entrepreneur! We would love to hear your thoughts! Please leave a comment below and help us create attention to this matter and provide to support […]

13 Colleges Perfect for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

If my kid wants to go to college, what schools will allow them to grow their business while pursuing a degree? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only nonprofit organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. The YEC recently published #FixYoungAmerica: How to Rebuild Our Economy and […]