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

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. Today, as head of brand strategy and creative at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon, I'm focused on providing affordable and effective integrated marketing solutions to mid-market clients.


  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.