All posts by Anna Kupriyanova

Bee The Change: How To Resolve Poverty Crisis And Save Bees All At Once

"Bee The Change", a small but ambitions project by Dawn Musil is using beekeeping skills and supplies to both help the bees and create jobs for the economically-disadvantaged people. 

/ June 28, 2017

University Beyond: How Doug Messer Solves The Puzzle Of Student Unemployment

To students, the quest of finding the dream-job is never ending. Which is why discovering a new cool platform for job-hunting immediately brings out the spark in the eyes of campus dwellers. University Beyond by Doug Messer is the new place to do your search for...

/ June 26, 2017

Arjuna Capital: Venture Capitalist Activism As A Way Forward

Big scary corporations and banks are often accused of being unethical in their thirst for the big bucks. But things seems to be changing with the rise of Activist Investors, unafraid of addressing the uncomfortable issues of ethics, social responsibility and environment. Arjuna Capital is leading...

/ June 19, 2017

Tolu Olubunmi: The Roller Coaster Life Of An Undocumented Immigrant

Tolu Olubunmi came to the US and had to hide because of her immigration status. She got a brilliant degree, only to never use it. She is now a famous social entrepreneur, immigrants’ rights activist and an inspiration to those hiding in the shadows like she used to. 

/ June 15, 2017

10 Startup Accelerating Programs For Womenpreneurs You Should Know

More and more companies are founded by women. Now, more and more startup accelerators are here to help that process boost even further. Here is a list of such accelerators you should consider as a hopeful womanpreneur. 

/ June 15, 2017

8 Startup Accelerators For Nonprofits And Socialpreneurs You Should Know

In a world of money-hungry companies, nonprofits have it the hardest to get ahead. To their benefit, more and more startup accelerators turn to the nonprofit sector. Here is the list of top 8 accelerators you should know, whether you are a socialpreneur or not. 

/ June 14, 2017

FilmUp: How Aryeh Hoppenstein Disrupts The Film Industry

Aryeh Hoppenstein is another participant of WelkerMedia Fellowship 2017. His platform FilmUp helps to connect students, professionals and companies of the film industry. Only 2 months after being launched, FilmUp is already showing rapid growth.

/ June 9, 2017

The Editorialist LA: How Marissa Pomerance Helps The Local LA Industries

Marissa Pomerance is a WelkerMedia Fellowship Applicant. Her carefully curated blog is dedicated to the LA food, fashion and lifestyle scene. Marissa has big plans for developing her platform and making it The Place to turn to for advice on all things LA.

/ June 9, 2017

No Rest For The Baby Boomers: Why Student Loans Are Threatening Their Retirement

Have you heard? It's not just the millennials drowning in student loan debt. Surprisingly, It is the American Baby Boomers that are stealing the spotlight in this undesirable race.

/ June 6, 2017