Interesting Factoid

A study by the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor showed that the United States was unusual among developed countries in having a higher business start-up rate among its 18- to 24-year-olds than its 35- to 44-year-olds.
[via The New York Times]

About David Burn

Co-founder and editor of AdPulp. I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. I worked for seven agencies in five states before launching my own practice in 2009. Today, I am head of brand strategy and creative at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.

Comments

  1. This is good because at that age you are just out of college and are used to a less expensive lifestyle. The sacrifices to start a business are less dramatic. Lesson: live like a college student if you want to grow a business.

  2. I guarantee half of those business are directly related to the intarweb. Just a thought.