Young Upstarts

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One Great Piece Of Advice For The Entrepreneur

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The days of slaving away at a 9 to 5 desk job in the hopes of someday advancing in a career are slowly coming to an end. Today’s individual with a business mindset shifts their thinking to the the entrepreneurial realm. However, seeing your vision turn into a reality is far easier said than done.

You will need a skill or service that is in demand on the market, or an idea that could change the way things are done. On top of that, a solid business plan is in order with the right marketing techniques to draw clients to your doors. You will also need to stay up to date on current trends, marketing strategies, and funding to get things off the ground.

With the age of the internet, sites packed with useful articles from successful entrepreneurs like Entrepreneurboy are your one way ticket to making your business flourish.

​Getting an Idea​.

If you sat down and really thought about it, how much time do your spend scrolling through social media sites and reading the articles that pop up in your feed? Delicious recipes, nostalgia from the 80’s and 90’s, Hollywood gossip, political news, listicles, and more are all over the place these days. There’s literally an article for everything, and I do mean literally.

So, the next time you’re racking your brain for a great startup idea, why not read an article about it? It’s nothing different than you are already doing, and it can prove to be a much better use of your time in the long run. Whether it is learning from someone else’s success, thinking outside of the box, or just gaining a different perspective on an already half concocted idea, these articles are great way to reach that “Ah hah!” moment.

​From Funding to Expanding​.

Many first time startups find funding to be a tricky part of the process if their finances don’t quite meet the requirements the new business needs. Crowdfunding platforms are in excess these days (which may be a great idea for a startup by the way), and knowing the ins and outs of using them aren’t always laid out in black and white. As you can imagine, there are plenty of articles on that.

People who have found success in gaining the fund for their idea are happy to share just how they did it to a new wave of hopeful soon-to-be successes. Throughout the ages, knowledge has always been passed down from the experienced to the beginners. So, why not take advantage of the free information available to you?

The same goes for growing your business, managing a productive team, how to be a great boss, going green, boosting sales, and so much more. If there’s something you want to learn, someone out there has written a great article to help you along the way.

​Becoming a Success​.

If you’re looking to breach into the realm of wealthy entrepreneurship, you guessed it, there’s an article for that! Not just one, thousands upon thousands of articles detailing how tycoons like Elon Musk, Stephenson Randall, Mark Zuckerberg and more have utilized their time and resources to build their ideas into empires. It doesn’t happen overnight, but you can learn from their stories and apply what worked for them into your own business plans.

All the world’s information is at your fingertips, available to you in a convenient phone or tablet. One of the best things any entrepreneur can learn to do for themselves and their business is to simply read the advice that successful individual’s offer to them for free. Learn from the greatest, and someday you will become one of them.


Young Upstarts is a business and technology blog that champions new ideas, innovation and entrepreneurship. It focuses on highlighting young people and small businesses, celebrating their vision and role in changing the world with their ideas, products and services.

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  • Pooja

    Hello, For any startup execution of the idea that requires passion is important.There’s a platform to integrate the idea holders,
    angels and the mentors where the ideas can be pitched by the idea holders and get mentored at bornbrio.
    https://www.bornbrio.com/ideas. Bornbrio is about supporting the statups and helping the budding entrepreneurs.
    Check out the website for further detailed information.

  • https://medium.com/@andreatorti90 AndyT

    Don’t let Hope turn into Hype, though – too many startups waste time and money on the “shiny” sides of startupping, while neglecting their product, staff and customers.