Now, Rather Than Later: How to Foster Learning for a Business-Minded Child

Most businesspeople can recall the story of their first fascination with the corporate world. Perhaps it was a childhood interest in the company where one of their parents worked, an entrepreneurial spirit sparked by a neighbor’s lemonade stand or a reaction to a “career day” speaker.

My own first “venture” came at age 10. That’s when I realized I could resell Now & Later — a popular new candy at the time — at school for a higher price than stores charged.