By Taylor Collison, Data Analytics Manager at the Entrepreneurs’ Organization
At this year’s Forbes Under 30 Summit, it was easy to see the impact the speakers have had in their respective areas. From US Olympic champions, such as Michael Phelps and Aly Raisman, to world-renowned chef Bobby Flay, the lineup was full of inspirational stories from varying backgrounds. However, they were all tied together by one common factor: entrepreneurship.
I was truly honored to represent EO at this event and found a lot of value, both personally and professionally, in listening to these speakers. Throughout the two days of programming, it was interesting to see a different side to these wildly-popular public figures. While they are mainly known for their athletic or culinary successes, for example, they also are striving to build, grow and maintain their brands and businesses.
Here are two major takeaways that I found in attending the event: