Author: Adam Toren

Kidpreneur, Kenan Pala, creator of Kids4 Community

Interview with Kenan Pala, Creator of Kids4Community

“Staying determined while working helps you focused through the promised challenging times that come with running an organization or business. ” – Kenan Pala Our latest featured Kidpreneurs is Kenan Pala, a kid with a big heart for people in need. With the help of friends and family, Kenan helped to organize programs to fund

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How Kids with Big Hearts Created Big Ideas

How Kids with Big Hearts Created Big Ideas

Do you remember coming up with (what seemed like) amazing ideas for inventions when you were a kid? Perhaps they seemed impossible to others. But to you, in your state of wonder and limitless possibility, the ideas felt completely achievable.   Maybe you figured out the secret to creating a Limitless Wish Granting Machine, drew

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How Role-Modeling Helps Kidpreneurs Excel

How Role-Modeling Helps Kidpreneurs Excel

Raise your hand if you ever heard your parents say this oldie but goody: “Do as I say, not as I do.” While this phrase may often be said in jest, plenty of kids can tell stories of how their parent’s words and actions didn’t always seem to align.  And how confusing that was to

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Stop Micromanaging Kids, Start Empowering Them

Stop Micromanaging Kids, Start Empowering Them

The remarkable benefits of play, trial and error, and risk taking in raising confident kids. The helicopter parent. The hoverer. The overparenter. While social media has painted a not-so-pretty picture of overprotective parents, the reality is we have all been there at some point. You know you’ve been a helicopter parent if any of this

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8 Things Kids Can Teach You About Business

8 Things Kids Can Teach You About Business

Richard Branson. Elon Musk. Grandpa Joe. It’s not hard for me to rattle off the names of successful people who have inspired me along my journey of entrepreneurship. From their stories and legacies, I have learned enduring tenets of what it takes to own and grow a business (or two). But rewind a handful of

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These Sister Kidpreneurs are da Bomb with their Bath Fizzers Business

Isabel and Caroline Bercaw are sisters who started their bath fizzers business, da Bomb Bath Fizzers, when they were just 10 and 11 years old. Now, as teenagers of 14 and 15, the pair have a multi-million-dollar business that’s growing leaps and bounds. We had a chance to talk with these sisters recently, and it’s obvious

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Star Wars for Startups: A Guide to Building Your Team

What does Star Wars have to do with business—much less startups? Turns out, there are some lessons for all entrepreneurs to use courtesy of the Force. Take Luke Skywalker: he learns to listen to those around him, to inspire trust and confidence. Those are the qualities that any great CEO knows are essential to building

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5 Ways To Teach Your Kids To Be Kidpreneurs

5 Ways To Teach Your Kids To Be Kidpreneurs

Do you find it difficult to explain to your kids what an Entrepreneur does? Entrepreneurial curriculum is rarely a part of the formalized education system in the USA, so exposing your kids to Entrepreneurship will likely be a process you begin at home. Some say its never too late, but we say its never too

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Kidpreneur Rachel Zietz Is Building Better Lacrosse Equipment

Rachel Zietz loved Lacrosse but got fed-up with the products on the market that were constantly falling apart and needing to be replaced or repaired. She kept thinking Lacrosse would be a whole lot more enjoyable with equipment that actually worked and lasted for a long time. So she did what any teenage kidpreneur does…

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~ Adam & Matthew Toren