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Internet Entrepreneurs Peak Around 25
Posted By Tiffany Black On May 2, 2011 @ 6:35 am In Internet and Online Business | 4 Comments
“Consumer Internet entrepreneurs are like pro basketball players,” a venture capitalist told Michael Arrington of TechCrunch  while discussing the prospects for a thirty-something founder, “They peak at 25, by 30 they’re usually done.” Why? Because young entrepreneurs are more creative and imaginative, and are willing put 100% of their lives into their start-ups, he said.
The debate on the peak age for start-up founders continues. Although the VC’s comments may sound like a blanket statement he said there were some factors that played in to his statement. It depends on the type of internet business and that some founders do peak later. But research data does support that 25 is the golden age for internet entrepreneurs. Read more from TechCrunch .
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