Category: Keeping Up With Gen Y, Y Gen Entrepreneur
June 9, 2010 | BY Tamara Bell
Today, Keeping Up with Gen Y debuts a monthly series titled “Y Gen Entrepreneurs,” which focuses on the stories of young movers and shakers as they navigate their way through the challenges and joys of being their own boss.
This first episode features Nick Yaeger, co-founder and CEO of Y BizDev in Washington, D.C. He started the business in 2007, when he was 24 years old. Yaeger specializes in strategic development and communications, messaging and brand positioning.
Yaeger joins Keeping Up with Gen Y to talk about why Generation Y is particularly well suited for entrepreneurship. He also discusses the importance of creating support systems that incorporate all generations to encourage and strengthen our future business leaders.
New episodes of the “Y Gen Entrepreneurs” series will air every second Wednesday of the month.
You can listen to the show below. And check out our Page on WomensRadio Network for more information about the show and our guests.
About the Author
Tamara Bell: Tamara Bell is the editor of Y Gen Out Loud. She began her journalism career as a reporter in Dallas, Texas. A few years later, she moved into politics and government, working for both Democratic and Republican members of the Texas Legislature. When not working on Y Gen, Tamara is a lecturer in the Advertising Department at The University of Texas at Austin. Tamara has a B.A. in Journalism from Texas A&M University and a Ph.D. in Journalism from The University of Texas at Austin.