The Forbes Under 30 Summit happened last week, bringing together over 2000 of the world's top young entrepreneurs, and making it clear that the idea of being a boss has changed considerably since the days of the middle aged boys club on the golf course. Here we look at some of the featured women and men who have reached the top in their fields, and how they got there. And keep your eyes peeled for the faces featured in our own 30 under 30 list.
Words: Radhika SethMore
Emily Weiss, 29
‘For all the books I read, at some point you also just really have to trust your gut and just do it. You learn by doing.’
Alex Klein, 24
‘You don't have to be an expert to do something cool. You don't have to have letters after your name or lines under it on the resume to go out there and explore the world and start reshaping it.’