“There is no reason to be hesitant… becoming an entrepreneur is a learning experience.” ~ Savannah Britt

IY Webinars

Featured Business Webinars

Want to learn how to succeed as your own boss? Seeking insight from top young entrepreneurs across the country? Look no further!

Independent Youth holds quarterly webinars. These webinars are designed to increase your understanding of entrepreneurship. The Business Webinars are pre-recorded and delivered by successful young entrepreneurs across the country. Each presenter addresses a specific topic within entrepreneurship.


Business Leadership

Jordan Williams and Brandon Iverson, Founders of Making Money for Teens

Jordan and Brandon are 13 year-old entrepreneurs who started their first business, Kids Toys Inc., at age 10. They now own a teen financial education business called Making Money For Teens and currently have a fun Making Money For Teens CD series that teaches kids and teens how to start investing in the stock market and start their own business. During the Webinar, Jordan and Brandon will discuss qualities of leaders, utilizing the right mentality, time management, communication, teamwork, goal setting and self-improvement.




Entrepreneurship: Idea Conception to Implementation: Product Development

Anshul Samar, Founder of Elemeteo

Anshul is a 17 year old high school student that started a company called Elemento. The Elementeo card game uses gaming to help kids explore the world of science. Elementeo and Anshul have received significant coverage from Scholastic, The New York Times, PBS, and FOX. During the Webinar Anshul will give an overview of Elemento and his personal experience developing the company. The presentation will touch on various aspects of business including; manufacturing, marketing, distribution, retailing and international vendor relations.



Entrepreneurship: The Power of One Person to Change Society

Neha Gupta, Founder of Empower Orphans

Neha is a high school student that started the non-profit organization Empower Orphans in 2005 at the young age of 9 years old. Empower Orphans is a grassroots campaign aimed at improving the lives of orphaned and/or abandoned children globally. During the Webinar Neha will share what it takes for an individual to make a change in society through entrepreneurship. Areas of discussion include; starting a 501(c)3, developing a concept in order to implement change, and inspirational famous people that have proven change is possible. Neha will also share her personal experience as a young entrepreneur.