I tell stories by speaking, writing, and starting companies.
I lead a team; come up with new ideas; balance the books; sell our services; talk to the media; write copy and blog posts; use social media; prepare a plan to launch new ideas.
Start something - a company, a club, a movie night. What you'll learn by beginning with nothing is priceless.
Here's the first step for college students
Try and fail. Then try again and look at how good you've gotten.
"You should stay in grad school and get your degree."