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Carolyn Young

Carolyn Young

Carolyn Young

Expertise

Entrepreneurship education, business management, business strategy

Currently

Senior Business Writer

Education

Bachelor's degree in Finance, The Ohio State University

Carolyn Young has over 25 years of experience in business in various roles, including bank management, marketing management, and business education.

She has written business plans for companies with complex products and business models, including a technology company that built a search engine optimization tool, a biotechnology company, and an online marketplace. She has helped several startup companies get off the ground.

She is the author of several entrepreneurship textbooks, and she created related entrepreneurship curriculum that has been taught in universities internationally. Titles include Introduction to Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurial Finance, and Lean Accelerator. The textbooks were part of an online learning platform designed for high school and college students. She was the Direct of Product Development for the company, Venture Highway, that launched the platform.

Carolyn also has expertise in financial business writing, with numerous financial whitepapers under her belt, as well as a technical manual for Chief Financial Officers.

She has been a freelance business writer for over ten years and has a bachelor’s degree in Finance from The Ohio State University. She is also the author of a novel, The Perfect View.

Carolyn has been featured in many online publications. Some of them include:

Recent articles

How Shira Yevin Is Empowering Women in Music with Gritty In Pink

How Shira Yevin Is Empowering Women in Music with Gritty In Pink

Carolyn Young

Published on June 21, 2024

In this interview, we delve into the inspiring journey of Shira Yevin, Founder and CEO of Gritty In Pink and the INPINK marketplace, and frontwomano ...

Effective Time Management Techniques for Entrepreneurs

Effective Time Management Techniques for Entrepreneurs

Carolyn Young

Published on June 18, 2024

Time is one of the most precious commodities for any entrepreneur. You might find yourself buried under endless to-do lists and juggling an array of ...

The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Business Innovation

The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Business Innovation

Carolyn Young

Published on June 18, 2024

In business, innovation isn’t just a buzzword; it’s a necessity for survival and growth. Among the myriad tools driving this innovationf ...

How Jenni Jo Became Portland’s Massage Maven

How Jenni Jo Became Portland’s Massage Maven

Carolyn Young

Published on June 13, 2024

Since launching her massage therapy business in 2003, Jenni Jo has become a prominent figure in the wellness community of Portland. Her uniqueapproa ...

Insights on Global Expansion for Startups

Insights on Global Expansion for Startups

Carolyn Young

Published on June 12, 2024

Embarking on the journey of global expansion can be both exhilarating and daunting for startups. As they navigate unfamiliar territories,entrepreneu ...

The Importance of Networking and Collaboration in Business

The Importance of Networking and Collaboration in Business

Carolyn Young

Published on June 12, 2024

Success in business is rarely achieved in isolation. The stories of thriving entrepreneurs often highlight a common theme: the critical role ofnetwo ...

Strategies for Building a Strong Brand Identity

Strategies for Building a Strong Brand Identity

Carolyn Young

Published on June 12, 2024

Establishing a strong brand identity is paramount for success. It goes further than having a recognizeable logo or a catchy slogan. To dive deeperin ...

Best Practices for Remote and Hybrid Work Models

Best Practices for Remote and Hybrid Work Models

Carolyn Young

Published on June 12, 2024

Remember the good ol’ days when “work” meant suiting up, battling traffic, and fighting for the last donut at the office? Well,tho ...

How Technology is Shaping Small Business Operations

How Technology is Shaping Small Business Operations

Carolyn Young

Published on June 12, 2024

In small business, every decision can be the difference between success and obscurity. Technology, in this case, represents both a formidablechallen ...