SlideShare a Scribd company logo
1 of 40
Buzz Marketing Group Youth Entrepreneurship Study Presented by
Overview Research took place during January of 2011  ✩Teens and Adults between 16-39 ✩Men and Women ✩1,635 respondents 45%
Demographics The majority of respondents who participated in this survey were from one of the following states:  ,[object Object]
New Jersey
New York
Pennsylvania
California
Florida
Georgia
Illinois 45%
Demographics 45% Ethnicity
Demographics 45% Age Distribution
Demographics   62%              38% 45% Gender
Education 45%
Education 45%
Education What school do you/did you attend? 45% * These are the top 10 schools that the participants attended
Education Graduate Schools
Education
Education ”Yes, I took some but did not feel they were that good” ”Not in school, I’ve taken several from non-profit programs” ”If they were offered I would be interested” ”I went to a few meetings that were advertised as entrepreneurship classes                                                                                      but ended up being sales pitches”
Education
Education ”Success has to come from experience, not just education.” ”Absolutely. I successfully started my own business after college” ”I did not feel like they were in line with the current economy” ”I failed in my first start-up; class did not help in real world” Entrepreneurship 101
Education
Education ”I believe entrepreneurship education is very important and don't see much of it.” ”its required to face market challenges which are not in books” ”if people can learn to support small businesses and sustain the economy on that rather than big business, the country may be more economically stable.” ”I don't think a true entrepreneur really needs to be taught how to be an entrepreneur.”
Employment Other: Freelance Full-time homemaker Per-contract Student
Employment
Employment
Employment ”I feel isolated and there are few meet and greet or networking venues available.” ”It is hit or miss. My family and long time friends do not understands the demands of owning your own business. Other business owners are so busy with their businesses I don't get to exchange ideas with them as much as I would like to.” ”I work part-time and run my own business as a clinical licensed massage therapist. Support system is all about networking and that is always a continued adventure”
Employment
Employment
Employment “ It is difficult to get loans, even with good credit, because I am self-employed..” ” Hard to get loans for small businesses owned by minorities or women.” ”I don't believe in banks. Credit Unions are the way to go.”
Employment
Employment
Government Support
Government Support ”Not enough, as government tends to support large business more by giving them huge tax breaks compared to small business owners” ”Couldn't afford an accountant, and no "free" business help, so many tax breaks, and write-offs went untaken because of the price..” ”If you are a small business they want to loan you money not bail you out at the same rate the corporations get or give you a grant”
Healthcare
Healthcare
Healthcare ”I don’t know; my company pays it” ”Government plan” ”I pay as I need it” ”supplied through my scholarship” ”I have welfare insurance” ”I have Medicaid”
Self-employment
Self-employment ”I'm a brain worker, I do not wish to have to deal with the other aspects of self-employment. It is too stressful” ”the economy, taxes, regulatory fees, and overall business climate” ”Currently making a good wage and self-employment risks are high and my passions do not look profitable enough”
Sidepreneur™

More Related Content

What's hot

You Can't Manage Millennials
You Can't Manage MillennialsYou Can't Manage Millennials
You Can't Manage Millennials
Qualtrics
 
Engaging The New Frontier: How Millennials Are Changing the Workforce
Engaging The New Frontier: How Millennials Are Changing the WorkforceEngaging The New Frontier: How Millennials Are Changing the Workforce
Engaging The New Frontier: How Millennials Are Changing the Workforce
Kevin Snyder, Ed.D.
 

What's hot (20)

Women entrepreneurs
Women entrepreneursWomen entrepreneurs
Women entrepreneurs
 
The 20 most inspiring ceos to watch 2018
The 20 most inspiring ceos to watch 2018The 20 most inspiring ceos to watch 2018
The 20 most inspiring ceos to watch 2018
 
Creating a culture of action
Creating a culture of action Creating a culture of action
Creating a culture of action
 
Overcoming the 4 Barriers Blocking Women Entrepreneurs
Overcoming the 4 Barriers Blocking Women EntrepreneursOvercoming the 4 Barriers Blocking Women Entrepreneurs
Overcoming the 4 Barriers Blocking Women Entrepreneurs
 
Recruiting and Retaining Millennials-Multiple Generations in the workplace
Recruiting and Retaining Millennials-Multiple Generations in the workplaceRecruiting and Retaining Millennials-Multiple Generations in the workplace
Recruiting and Retaining Millennials-Multiple Generations in the workplace
 
Why Gen Y: Millennials outside the walls of Nationwide
Why Gen Y: Millennials outside the walls of NationwideWhy Gen Y: Millennials outside the walls of Nationwide
Why Gen Y: Millennials outside the walls of Nationwide
 
BEYOND SOLO: Female Entrepreneurs Who Scale Successfully
BEYOND SOLO: Female Entrepreneurs Who Scale SuccessfullyBEYOND SOLO: Female Entrepreneurs Who Scale Successfully
BEYOND SOLO: Female Entrepreneurs Who Scale Successfully
 
Millennials in the Workplace - How to better connect with them in the workplace
Millennials in the Workplace - How to better connect with them in the workplaceMillennials in the Workplace - How to better connect with them in the workplace
Millennials in the Workplace - How to better connect with them in the workplace
 
Gen Y in the Workplace Today
Gen Y in the Workplace TodayGen Y in the Workplace Today
Gen Y in the Workplace Today
 
Managing Millennials
Managing MillennialsManaging Millennials
Managing Millennials
 
Expectations of gen y at Workplace
Expectations of gen y at WorkplaceExpectations of gen y at Workplace
Expectations of gen y at Workplace
 
Millennials: Understanding the Generation
Millennials: Understanding the GenerationMillennials: Understanding the Generation
Millennials: Understanding the Generation
 
Make a living out of creativity globally + How to create OYW in Belgrade. pptx
Make a living out of creativity globally + How to create OYW in Belgrade. pptxMake a living out of creativity globally + How to create OYW in Belgrade. pptx
Make a living out of creativity globally + How to create OYW in Belgrade. pptx
 
Millennials: Shifting the Workplace & the Total Retail Experience
Millennials: Shifting the Workplace & the Total Retail ExperienceMillennials: Shifting the Workplace & the Total Retail Experience
Millennials: Shifting the Workplace & the Total Retail Experience
 
You Can't Manage Millennials
You Can't Manage MillennialsYou Can't Manage Millennials
You Can't Manage Millennials
 
What it takes to be an entrepreneur? Milena Milicevic at Strasbourg Meetings ...
What it takes to be an entrepreneur? Milena Milicevic at Strasbourg Meetings ...What it takes to be an entrepreneur? Milena Milicevic at Strasbourg Meetings ...
What it takes to be an entrepreneur? Milena Milicevic at Strasbourg Meetings ...
 
LinkedIn on Mentorship #thankyourmentor
LinkedIn on Mentorship #thankyourmentorLinkedIn on Mentorship #thankyourmentor
LinkedIn on Mentorship #thankyourmentor
 
Engaging The New Frontier: How Millennials Are Changing the Workforce
Engaging The New Frontier: How Millennials Are Changing the WorkforceEngaging The New Frontier: How Millennials Are Changing the Workforce
Engaging The New Frontier: How Millennials Are Changing the Workforce
 
Rich Thinking Keynote June 2017
Rich Thinking Keynote June 2017Rich Thinking Keynote June 2017
Rich Thinking Keynote June 2017
 
Motivation Best Practices for the Multi-Generational Workforce
Motivation Best Practices for the Multi-Generational WorkforceMotivation Best Practices for the Multi-Generational Workforce
Motivation Best Practices for the Multi-Generational Workforce
 

Viewers also liked

Bridging the generational divide2003
Bridging the generational divide2003Bridging the generational divide2003
Bridging the generational divide2003
jasonsirmon
 
Summary of Multi Country Study on Youth Entrepreneurship - Nigeria
Summary of Multi Country Study on Youth Entrepreneurship - NigeriaSummary of Multi Country Study on Youth Entrepreneurship - Nigeria
Summary of Multi Country Study on Youth Entrepreneurship - Nigeria
Luqman Olatokunbo Obileye
 
Understanding barriers to youth entrepreneurship as a career choice for youth...
Understanding barriers to youth entrepreneurship as a career choice for youth...Understanding barriers to youth entrepreneurship as a career choice for youth...
Understanding barriers to youth entrepreneurship as a career choice for youth...
Masum Hussain
 
Chapter 1 - Management and Entrepreneurship
Chapter 1 - Management and EntrepreneurshipChapter 1 - Management and Entrepreneurship
Chapter 1 - Management and Entrepreneurship
dpd
 

Viewers also liked (20)

Bridging the generational divide2003
Bridging the generational divide2003Bridging the generational divide2003
Bridging the generational divide2003
 
The key ingredients of schemes fostering entrepreneurs' networks
The key ingredients of schemes fostering entrepreneurs' networksThe key ingredients of schemes fostering entrepreneurs' networks
The key ingredients of schemes fostering entrepreneurs' networks
 
Policy Actions for Youth Entrepreneurship
Policy Actions for Youth EntrepreneurshipPolicy Actions for Youth Entrepreneurship
Policy Actions for Youth Entrepreneurship
 
Key Findings from Entrepreneurship at a Glance 2016
Key Findings from Entrepreneurship at a Glance 2016Key Findings from Entrepreneurship at a Glance 2016
Key Findings from Entrepreneurship at a Glance 2016
 
Supporting Youth in Entrepreneurship - David Halabisky
Supporting Youth in Entrepreneurship - David HalabiskySupporting Youth in Entrepreneurship - David Halabisky
Supporting Youth in Entrepreneurship - David Halabisky
 
Ways to improve Social enterpreurship in Ethiopian Dairy Farming
Ways to improve Social enterpreurship in Ethiopian Dairy Farming Ways to improve Social enterpreurship in Ethiopian Dairy Farming
Ways to improve Social enterpreurship in Ethiopian Dairy Farming
 
“Youth Entrepreneurship & Empowerment” (UN-HABITAT) 2007
 “Youth Entrepreneurship & Empowerment” (UN-HABITAT) 2007 “Youth Entrepreneurship & Empowerment” (UN-HABITAT) 2007
“Youth Entrepreneurship & Empowerment” (UN-HABITAT) 2007
 
Summary of Multi Country Study on Youth Entrepreneurship - Nigeria
Summary of Multi Country Study on Youth Entrepreneurship - NigeriaSummary of Multi Country Study on Youth Entrepreneurship - Nigeria
Summary of Multi Country Study on Youth Entrepreneurship - Nigeria
 
Startup Ideas and Validation
Startup Ideas and ValidationStartup Ideas and Validation
Startup Ideas and Validation
 
What to Upload to SlideShare
What to Upload to SlideShareWhat to Upload to SlideShare
What to Upload to SlideShare
 
How to Make Awesome SlideShares: Tips & Tricks
How to Make Awesome SlideShares: Tips & TricksHow to Make Awesome SlideShares: Tips & Tricks
How to Make Awesome SlideShares: Tips & Tricks
 
Getting Started With SlideShare
Getting Started With SlideShareGetting Started With SlideShare
Getting Started With SlideShare
 
financial management
financial management financial management
financial management
 
Introduction To Business Mechanics
Introduction To Business MechanicsIntroduction To Business Mechanics
Introduction To Business Mechanics
 
Media Report 2013
Media Report 2013Media Report 2013
Media Report 2013
 
Entrepreneurship Study 2014
Entrepreneurship Study 2014Entrepreneurship Study 2014
Entrepreneurship Study 2014
 
Formalities to start ssi entrepreneurship devp.
Formalities to start ssi entrepreneurship devp.Formalities to start ssi entrepreneurship devp.
Formalities to start ssi entrepreneurship devp.
 
Understanding barriers to youth entrepreneurship as a career choice for youth...
Understanding barriers to youth entrepreneurship as a career choice for youth...Understanding barriers to youth entrepreneurship as a career choice for youth...
Understanding barriers to youth entrepreneurship as a career choice for youth...
 
Entrepreneurship 101: Mechanics of Starting a Business
Entrepreneurship 101: Mechanics of Starting a BusinessEntrepreneurship 101: Mechanics of Starting a Business
Entrepreneurship 101: Mechanics of Starting a Business
 
Chapter 1 - Management and Entrepreneurship
Chapter 1 - Management and EntrepreneurshipChapter 1 - Management and Entrepreneurship
Chapter 1 - Management and Entrepreneurship
 

Similar to Youth Entrepreneurship Study - by BMG and YEC

Similar to Youth Entrepreneurship Study - by BMG and YEC (6)

Generation Me
Generation MeGeneration Me
Generation Me
 
Essay On Functionalist Perspective
Essay On Functionalist PerspectiveEssay On Functionalist Perspective
Essay On Functionalist Perspective
 
Single parents
Single parentsSingle parents
Single parents
 
Two Network Marketers Want To Set The Record Straight About Network Marketing
Two Network Marketers Want To Set The Record Straight About Network MarketingTwo Network Marketers Want To Set The Record Straight About Network Marketing
Two Network Marketers Want To Set The Record Straight About Network Marketing
 
Single parents
Single parentsSingle parents
Single parents
 
Info-Marketing Fundamentals
Info-Marketing FundamentalsInfo-Marketing Fundamentals
Info-Marketing Fundamentals
 

More from Buzz Marketing Group

Relationships and Family Values Report 2013
Relationships and Family Values Report 2013Relationships and Family Values Report 2013
Relationships and Family Values Report 2013
Buzz Marketing Group
 

More from Buzz Marketing Group (20)

10 Things About Gen Z That You Should Know
10 Things About Gen Z That You Should Know10 Things About Gen Z That You Should Know
10 Things About Gen Z That You Should Know
 
Buzz on Multicultural Millennials 2016
Buzz on Multicultural Millennials 2016Buzz on Multicultural Millennials 2016
Buzz on Multicultural Millennials 2016
 
Top 10 Trends of 2016
Top 10 Trends of 2016Top 10 Trends of 2016
Top 10 Trends of 2016
 
June 2015 buzzReport
June 2015 buzzReportJune 2015 buzzReport
June 2015 buzzReport
 
April 2015 buzzReport
April 2015 buzzReportApril 2015 buzzReport
April 2015 buzzReport
 
March buzzReport: Millennials and Retail
March buzzReport: Millennials and RetailMarch buzzReport: Millennials and Retail
March buzzReport: Millennials and Retail
 
Top 10 Trends of 2015
Top 10 Trends of 2015Top 10 Trends of 2015
Top 10 Trends of 2015
 
Mom Study 2014: Back-to-School
Mom Study 2014: Back-to-SchoolMom Study 2014: Back-to-School
Mom Study 2014: Back-to-School
 
Immigration Study 2014
Immigration Study 2014 Immigration Study 2014
Immigration Study 2014
 
Multicultural Travel Study 2014
Multicultural Travel Study 2014Multicultural Travel Study 2014
Multicultural Travel Study 2014
 
Mom Study 2014: Food Shopping
Mom Study 2014: Food ShoppingMom Study 2014: Food Shopping
Mom Study 2014: Food Shopping
 
Entrepreneurship Study 2014 2.0
Entrepreneurship Study 2014 2.0Entrepreneurship Study 2014 2.0
Entrepreneurship Study 2014 2.0
 
Mom Study 2014: Vacation Planning
Mom Study 2014: Vacation PlanningMom Study 2014: Vacation Planning
Mom Study 2014: Vacation Planning
 
Millennials 2014: Entrepreneurship Study
Millennials 2014: Entrepreneurship StudyMillennials 2014: Entrepreneurship Study
Millennials 2014: Entrepreneurship Study
 
Buzz on Finance: 2014
Buzz on Finance: 2014Buzz on Finance: 2014
Buzz on Finance: 2014
 
Mom Study 2014: Coupons
Mom Study 2014: CouponsMom Study 2014: Coupons
Mom Study 2014: Coupons
 
Top 10 Trends of 2014
Top 10 Trends of 2014Top 10 Trends of 2014
Top 10 Trends of 2014
 
Millennials 2013: Year in Review
Millennials 2013: Year in ReviewMillennials 2013: Year in Review
Millennials 2013: Year in Review
 
Mom Study 2013: Year in Review
Mom Study 2013: Year in ReviewMom Study 2013: Year in Review
Mom Study 2013: Year in Review
 
Relationships and Family Values Report 2013
Relationships and Family Values Report 2013Relationships and Family Values Report 2013
Relationships and Family Values Report 2013
 

Recently uploaded

NewBase 24 May 2024 Energy News issue - 1727 by Khaled Al Awadi_compresse...
NewBase   24 May  2024  Energy News issue - 1727 by Khaled Al Awadi_compresse...NewBase   24 May  2024  Energy News issue - 1727 by Khaled Al Awadi_compresse...
NewBase 24 May 2024 Energy News issue - 1727 by Khaled Al Awadi_compresse...
Khaled Al Awadi
 

Recently uploaded (20)

Unleash Data Power with EnFuse Solutions' Comprehensive Data Management Servi...
Unleash Data Power with EnFuse Solutions' Comprehensive Data Management Servi...Unleash Data Power with EnFuse Solutions' Comprehensive Data Management Servi...
Unleash Data Power with EnFuse Solutions' Comprehensive Data Management Servi...
 
Innomantra Viewpoint - Building Moonshots : May-Jun 2024.pdf
Innomantra Viewpoint - Building Moonshots : May-Jun 2024.pdfInnomantra Viewpoint - Building Moonshots : May-Jun 2024.pdf
Innomantra Viewpoint - Building Moonshots : May-Jun 2024.pdf
 
PitchBook’s Guide to VC Funding for Startups
PitchBook’s Guide to VC Funding for StartupsPitchBook’s Guide to VC Funding for Startups
PitchBook’s Guide to VC Funding for Startups
 
Meaningful Technology for Humans: How Strategy Helps to Deliver Real Value fo...
Meaningful Technology for Humans: How Strategy Helps to Deliver Real Value fo...Meaningful Technology for Humans: How Strategy Helps to Deliver Real Value fo...
Meaningful Technology for Humans: How Strategy Helps to Deliver Real Value fo...
 
Creative Ideas for Interactive Team Presentations
Creative Ideas for Interactive Team PresentationsCreative Ideas for Interactive Team Presentations
Creative Ideas for Interactive Team Presentations
 
Inside the Black Box of Venture Capital (VC)
Inside the Black Box of Venture Capital (VC)Inside the Black Box of Venture Capital (VC)
Inside the Black Box of Venture Capital (VC)
 
Unlock Your TikTok Potential: Free TikTok Likes with InstBlast
Unlock Your TikTok Potential: Free TikTok Likes with InstBlastUnlock Your TikTok Potential: Free TikTok Likes with InstBlast
Unlock Your TikTok Potential: Free TikTok Likes with InstBlast
 
Pitch Deck Teardown: Terra One's $7.5m Seed deck
Pitch Deck Teardown: Terra One's $7.5m Seed deckPitch Deck Teardown: Terra One's $7.5m Seed deck
Pitch Deck Teardown: Terra One's $7.5m Seed deck
 
Equinox Gold Corporate Deck May 24th 2024
Equinox Gold Corporate Deck May 24th 2024Equinox Gold Corporate Deck May 24th 2024
Equinox Gold Corporate Deck May 24th 2024
 
Revolutionizing Industries: The Power of Carbon Components
Revolutionizing Industries: The Power of Carbon ComponentsRevolutionizing Industries: The Power of Carbon Components
Revolutionizing Industries: The Power of Carbon Components
 
A Brief Introduction About Jacob Badgett
A Brief Introduction About Jacob BadgettA Brief Introduction About Jacob Badgett
A Brief Introduction About Jacob Badgett
 
Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA) Measurement Criteria
Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA) Measurement CriteriaSedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA) Measurement Criteria
Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA) Measurement Criteria
 
FEXLE- Salesforce Field Service Lightning
FEXLE- Salesforce Field Service LightningFEXLE- Salesforce Field Service Lightning
FEXLE- Salesforce Field Service Lightning
 
Raising Seed Capital by Steve Schlafman at RRE Ventures
Raising Seed Capital by Steve Schlafman at RRE VenturesRaising Seed Capital by Steve Schlafman at RRE Ventures
Raising Seed Capital by Steve Schlafman at RRE Ventures
 
Copyright: What Creators and Users of Art Need to Know
Copyright: What Creators and Users of Art Need to KnowCopyright: What Creators and Users of Art Need to Know
Copyright: What Creators and Users of Art Need to Know
 
Series A Fundraising Guide (Investing Individuals Improving Our World) by Accion
Series A Fundraising Guide (Investing Individuals Improving Our World) by AccionSeries A Fundraising Guide (Investing Individuals Improving Our World) by Accion
Series A Fundraising Guide (Investing Individuals Improving Our World) by Accion
 
NewBase 24 May 2024 Energy News issue - 1727 by Khaled Al Awadi_compresse...
NewBase   24 May  2024  Energy News issue - 1727 by Khaled Al Awadi_compresse...NewBase   24 May  2024  Energy News issue - 1727 by Khaled Al Awadi_compresse...
NewBase 24 May 2024 Energy News issue - 1727 by Khaled Al Awadi_compresse...
 
TriStar Gold Corporate Presentation May 2024
TriStar Gold Corporate Presentation May 2024TriStar Gold Corporate Presentation May 2024
TriStar Gold Corporate Presentation May 2024
 
The Inspiring Personality To Watch In 2024.pdf
The Inspiring Personality To Watch In 2024.pdfThe Inspiring Personality To Watch In 2024.pdf
The Inspiring Personality To Watch In 2024.pdf
 
Engagement Rings vs Promise Rings | Detailed Guide
Engagement Rings vs Promise Rings | Detailed GuideEngagement Rings vs Promise Rings | Detailed Guide
Engagement Rings vs Promise Rings | Detailed Guide
 

Youth Entrepreneurship Study - by BMG and YEC

  • 1. Buzz Marketing Group Youth Entrepreneurship Study Presented by
  • 2. Overview Research took place during January of 2011 ✩Teens and Adults between 16-39 ✩Men and Women ✩1,635 respondents 45%
  • 3.
  • 12. Demographics 45% Age Distribution
  • 13. Demographics 62% 38% 45% Gender
  • 16. Education What school do you/did you attend? 45% * These are the top 10 schools that the participants attended
  • 19. Education ”Yes, I took some but did not feel they were that good” ”Not in school, I’ve taken several from non-profit programs” ”If they were offered I would be interested” ”I went to a few meetings that were advertised as entrepreneurship classes but ended up being sales pitches”
  • 21. Education ”Success has to come from experience, not just education.” ”Absolutely. I successfully started my own business after college” ”I did not feel like they were in line with the current economy” ”I failed in my first start-up; class did not help in real world” Entrepreneurship 101
  • 23. Education ”I believe entrepreneurship education is very important and don't see much of it.” ”its required to face market challenges which are not in books” ”if people can learn to support small businesses and sustain the economy on that rather than big business, the country may be more economically stable.” ”I don't think a true entrepreneur really needs to be taught how to be an entrepreneur.”
  • 24. Employment Other: Freelance Full-time homemaker Per-contract Student
  • 27. Employment ”I feel isolated and there are few meet and greet or networking venues available.” ”It is hit or miss. My family and long time friends do not understands the demands of owning your own business. Other business owners are so busy with their businesses I don't get to exchange ideas with them as much as I would like to.” ”I work part-time and run my own business as a clinical licensed massage therapist. Support system is all about networking and that is always a continued adventure”
  • 30. Employment “ It is difficult to get loans, even with good credit, because I am self-employed..” ” Hard to get loans for small businesses owned by minorities or women.” ”I don't believe in banks. Credit Unions are the way to go.”
  • 34. Government Support ”Not enough, as government tends to support large business more by giving them huge tax breaks compared to small business owners” ”Couldn't afford an accountant, and no "free" business help, so many tax breaks, and write-offs went untaken because of the price..” ”If you are a small business they want to loan you money not bail you out at the same rate the corporations get or give you a grant”
  • 37. Healthcare ”I don’t know; my company pays it” ”Government plan” ”I pay as I need it” ”supplied through my scholarship” ”I have welfare insurance” ”I have Medicaid”
  • 39. Self-employment ”I'm a brain worker, I do not wish to have to deal with the other aspects of self-employment. It is too stressful” ”the economy, taxes, regulatory fees, and overall business climate” ”Currently making a good wage and self-employment risks are high and my passions do not look profitable enough”
  • 41. Sidepreneur™ - Other Gigs Mary Kay Representative Voice-over work from home Freelance web design Personal training Just yard work around the neighborhood At home bakery Tutoring
  • 43. Entrepreneurship ”It would have to be sustained growth for my business to devoted 100% of my time to it.” ”I am afraid to because lack of knowledge causes fear, but I would like to.” ”I plan to grow my business enough to quit my 9 to 5.” ”In this economy I cannot imagine finding the money unless we attached it to our home as this is our only asset. There is no way I would risk our home.”
  • 45. Entrepreneurship ”I would love the freedom and creative opportunities that usually accompany working for an entrepreneur. “ ”I believe they offer vision, wisdom, & self-starting spirit which is sorely lacking in the lower levels of the white-collar American workforce. “ ”The fastest way to learn is from someone that has already burned a path.” ”I find security in large companies” ”it would be great to work for someone with ground breaking and innovative ideas.” ”It could be an exciting opportunity with more freedom and potential for growth”
  • 46. Highlights 73% of respondents were not offered any classes on entrepreneurship in college 89% believe that entrepreneurial education is important given the new economy and job market Only 21% responded that they are not interested in entrepreneurship 69% of respondents would like to work for an entrepreneur 36% of our respondents have started a “side business” of some sort to help them out financially
  • 47. Contact Us Scott Gerber, Chairman & Founder, YEC E: scottdgerber@gmail.com T: 212.537.9240 Tina Wells, CEO & Founder, Buzz Marketing Group E: twells@buzzmg.com T: 215.399.5679

Editor's Notes

  1. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  2. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  3. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  4. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  5. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  6. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  7. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  8. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  9. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  10. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  11. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  12. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  13. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  14. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  15. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  16. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  17. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  18. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  19. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  20. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  21. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  22. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  23. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  24. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  25. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  26. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  27. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  28. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  29. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  30. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30
  31. In 2008 the mean allowance was $33, now the average is $10-$30