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Changing the World through Literacy: A Fireside Chat with Michelle Brown, Founder and CEO of CommonLit

Michelle Brown is an educator by training, and an entrepreneur by necessity. Having taught in both low-income and high resource schools, Michelle felt empowered to create a tool to help bridge the gap, so that students had access to a stellar education regardless of their socioeconomic status. 1,174 more words


My MIT Launch story — An Unlikely Entrepreneur Is Born

This article by Prianka Subrahmanyam originally appeared on Medium.

A small introduction to myself — in the summer of 2016, I attended a summer program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology called MIT Launch. 591 more words

Life After Launch

Meet Sherron A. Stevens: A 21-year-old author of two books, founder of a car detailing service and owner of a food truck

MEET SHERRON A. Stevens, a 21-year-old college student from Columbus, Ohio, who is already an author of two books and the founder of a successful mobile Auto detailing service, is launching a food truck that will give customers a one of a kind experience. 102 more words

The Young Empire

From Side Gig to Successful Business: A Fireside Chat with Raven Smith, Founder of Crystal Clear Tutoring

Raven Smith is a chemist by trade and a natural educator. After finishing college at Northwestern University in 2014, Raven began working as a Quality Assurance Specialist for a large manufacturing company, while tutoring as a secondary source of income. 1,409 more words


Using Technology to Change Consumerism: a Fireside Chat with the Co-founders of Frntal

Hameed Bello and Marlon Taylor met at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where they were classmates and fraternity brothers. With a similar “get-it-done” work ethic and itch for entrepreneurism, they co-founded… 1,104 more words


How to start and run a business as a young entrepreneur

Last month, Bridge 2 Business hosted four live Q&A’s on the Ayrshire College Facebook Page where the audience had the chance to ask young entrepreneurs for tips on setting up a business. 710 more words

Start Here, Go Anywhere!

Yoga, Entrepreneurship, and Finding Your Niche: a Fireside Chat with Lauren Spearman, Founder of R&B Yoga

Lauren Spearman has been practicing yoga since the age of 14. As she explored different interests in college, she realized that her passion was yoga. After receiving her certification at a young age, Lauren began teaching yoga throughout the city of Chicago and eventually made a business out of it- … 1,336 more words