Tag Archive: Young Entrepreneur Council

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    by Angie Chang

    4 Ways Female Entrepreneurs Can #FixYoungAmerica Together

    Sharing brilliance to be better young entrepreneurs.

    By Kelly Azevedo (Contributing Blogger, Young Entrepreneurs Council)

    When the Young Entrepreneur Council (of which I am a member) and its partners unveiled the #FixYoungAmerica campaign, a solutions-based movement that aims to end youth unemployment, one particular phrase from the video convinced me that women entrepreneurs in particular need get involved and lend our voices to this important endeavor. Says YEC’s founder Scott Gerber: “We’ve seen what works and now we’re all coming together to fix young America, to highlight the solutions that are rarely talked about.”

    As women, we often approach business and persuasion differently than men. We tend to work collaboratively

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    by Angie Chang

    Q&A: How Do Introverts Manage Sales, Pitches And Speaking?

    By Natalie MacNeil (Co-Founder, YEC Women)

    The following answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only nonprofit organization comprised of the country’s most promising young entrepreneurs.

    Q: I’m inherently introverted and hate doing sales, pitches, speaking opportunities, etc, but as a founder and I can’t avoid it. What tips do you have for overcoming these fears?