If you want to take a conversation in an interesting direction, ask a group of adults what they think is the most popular age for entrepreneurship. The typical answer in my experience is the younger generation.

Among older adults, Steve Jobs (Apple AAPL, -0.16% ) and Bill Gates (Microsoft MSFT, -1.01% ) might be mentioned. Younger adults could highlight founders Evan Spiegel (Snap SNAP, +5.51% ) and Jack Dorsey (Twitter TWTR, +0.18% ).

Someone always seems to quote Meta’s META, 2.38% Mark Zuckerberg famous (or to my mind infamous) remark at Stanford University years ago that “Young people are just smarter.”

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