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How to Start a Startup in College (Infographic)

One of the biggest lessons you can learn in school is self-reliance. What better way to achieve that goal than to start up your own business?
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The prime time to launch a business is during college, when opportunities abound--and the risks are minimal.

College students might be broke, but they have time and resources at their disposal, not to mention flexible schedules. And while a textbook might not be the best place to learn what it takes to be an entrepreneur, starting a business of one’s own is an invaluable, hands-on learning experience.

The Degree Library infographic below, based, in part, on insights from Y Combinator co-founder Paul Graham, explains why college is an optimal time to start up--and how to get started.

Start a Startup
Source: DegreeLibrary.org

IMAGE: Getty Images
Last updated: Mar 17, 2014

LYDIA BELANGER | Staff Writer

Lydia Belanger is an editorial intern for Inc. magazine. Previously, she interned with AARP The Magazine and Circle of Blue.




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