Growing up, 15-year-old Noa Mintz was always nonplussed by the cadre of babysitters her parents had hired to look after her, who stood off to the sidelines on playgrounds, fumbling with their cell phones.
These teen entrepreneurs serve as inspiration for people of all ages, showing that hard work and ingenuity can lead to great things. Here are 20 teens who have gained serious notice in the business world.
CNN MONEY "15-Year-Old Steps Down From Babysitting Startup Because... High School"
NEW YORK POST "Meet the 15 Year Old Babysitting Boss Poised to Make Millions"
MASHABLE "This 15 Year Old is Making 500,000 a Year in the Babysitting Business"
FOX 5 NY "Teen Entrepreneur Grows Nanny Network"
MAMA GLOW "Meet Noa Mintz: The Teenage Boss Changing Childcare One Nanny At A Time"
THE STORY EXCHANGE "How a Tween’s Babysitter Frustrations Inspired Her to Start a Business"
BUZZFEED NEWS "This 15-Year-Old Babysitting Entrepreneur Probably Makes More Than You Do"
PHILLY VOICE "15-year-old hires CEO to take over startup"
AOL "15-Year-Old Hires CEO To Run Business While In High School"
HER AGENDA "Running With Heels Dinner Party: An Interview with Teenage CEO, Noa Mintz of Noa’s Nannies"
WELL ROUNDED NY "Your Nanny’s Holiday Bonus: Plus other holiday childcare questions answered"
HELLO GIGGLES "Incredible teen entrepreneur is making bank with her babysitting business"
ON AIR WITH RYAN SEACREST "15-Year-Old Is Reportedly Making $400,000 a Year With Her Babysitting Empire"
BOOK FEATURE "Ignite Your Spark: Discovering Who You Are from the Inside Out"
HUFF POST "15-Year-Old Noa Mintz Is Getting Rich From Babysitting"
THE MARILU HENNER SHOW "Friday March 13th 2015"
BBC RADIO "The 15 year old who started her own nanny agency"
KVELLER "15-Year-Old Hires a CEO For Her Nanny Startup So She Can Focus on School"
ELITE DAILY "Nanny Diaries: 15-Year-Old CEO Makes Six Figures From 8th Grade Classroom"
INC "20 Teenage Entrepreneurs Set for Success"
MOGUL "50 High School Students You Need To Know About"
HR DAILY ADVISOR "Babysitting: The New Fortune 500 Business"
WE WORK "Teen Entrepreneurs You Should Know About"
DAILY WORTH "What to Say When You No Longer Need Your Nanny"
GIRL'S LIFE MAGAZINE "Rock Your Life Leadership for Girl's" Speaker
ISRAEL TIMES "Jewish entrepreneurs explain how to succeed in business — by trying"
STARTUP GRIND "5 High School Entrepreneurs to Watch in 2016"
WIX BLOG "From Zero To Hero: 3 Small Businesses Who’ve Made It Big"
VIRGIN "Four of the most disruptive young entrepreneurs"
GIRLSPIRE "#The10Spot: Girl-Preneurs Making Moves"
DAILY MAIL "15-year-old Schoolgirl Looks Set to Make Millions from the Babysitting Business she Founded in her New York Bedroom at Age 12"
M MAGAZINE "I Started My Own Babysitting Business!"
NEW YORK MAGAZINE "Teen Founder of Real-life Baby-Sitter’s Club: Such a Boss"
BRIT + CO "This Young Girlboss Made the IRL Baby-Sitters Club"
1851 FRANCHISE "Young Entrepreneurs: Noa Mintz of Nannies by Noa"
EJEWISH PHILANTHROPY "PJ Our Way™: Engaging Tweens on their Own Terms"
COSMOPOLITAN "You Will Never Believe How Much This Teen Makes Babysitting"
BUSTLE "15-Year-Old Noa Mintz Makes Up To $480,000 For Babysitting, Makes Us Reconsider Our Day Jobs"
PARENTING "Teen Hires CEO to Manage Her Six-Figure Babysitting Business"
TEDX YOUTH "Why Smart is Messed Up | Noa Mintz | TEDxYouth@Hewitt"
STUDIO 10 "Noa Mintz: Nannies By Noa"
PIX 11 NEWS "Julie Grauert Exclusive: Nannies By Noa"
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation "SPARK Program"
MASHABLE "Learn how to come back from failure with these 11 TEDx talks"
The Jewish Entrepreneurial Summit | New York City, NY | April 2018
IDEA 2018 | Austin,TX | May 2018