Global Perspectives

MemeChat is Making People Laugh and Getting Meme Creators Paid

Memes are a huge part of the culture of the internet, especially for Millenials and Gen Z.  Ever try making a meme on your phone though? Creating a meme on the fly and customizing it to the moment can be way harder than it looks. Not to mention earning anything for that creation! From our first meeting, we loved how MemeChat aims to make creating, sharing, and viewing memes easy to do, ...

Tethr Provides a Peer-Enabled Mental Health and Well-Being Platform for Men

Even before the pandemic, 77% of men were dealing with some form of stress, anxiety, or depression and 40% said it would take thoughts of suicide or self-harm for them to reach out and get any help...

EcoCart Simplifies Sustainable Shopping for Eco-Conscious Buyers

While online shopping offers convenience and a way to stay safe during COVID-19, it is not necessarily the most “green” option. Many people are trying to find a way to offset any damage to the envi...

Apothecary Creates a Skinfluencer-Driven Marketplace for a More Unique Skincare Journey

While the skincare revolution is not new, it is quickly evolving as indie brands drive innovation and as the market continues to grow more quickly than the developed world’s GDP. Compounding that t...

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MemeChat is Making People Laugh and Getting Meme Creators Paid

Memes are a huge part of the culture of the internet, especially for Millenials and Gen Z.  Ever try making a meme on your phone though? Creating a meme on the fly and customizing it to the moment can be way harder than it looks. Not to menti...
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Tethr Provides a Peer-Enabled Mental Health and Well-Being Platform for Men

Even before the pandemic, 77% of men were dealing with some form of stress, anxiety, or depression and 40% said it would take thoughts of suicide or self-harm for them to reach out and get any help, according to a survey by behavioral care provide...
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EcoCart Simplifies Sustainable Shopping for Eco-Conscious Buyers

While online shopping offers convenience and a way to stay safe during COVID-19, it is not necessarily the most “green” option. Many people are trying to find a way to offset any damage to the environment with their day-to-day choices, which is wh...
January 20, 2021
January 20, 2021

Apothecary Creates a Skinfluencer-Driven Marketplace for a More Unique Skincare Journey

While the skincare revolution is not new, it is quickly evolving as indie brands drive innovation and as the market continues to grow more quickly than the developed world’s GDP. Compounding that trend are Gen Z entering adulthood and having acces...
January 13, 2021
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Pawsh is Delivering Pet Grooming Services Anywhere

Traditional pet grooming is stressful for pets and their owners. Pets get anxious about traveling to unfamiliar environments and can spend up to four hours at a grooming salon during a session.  However, it can be challenging to find profe...
January 11, 2021
January 11, 2021

Grow is Helping Teams Share Better and Faster Feedback

As COVID-19 continues to disrupt the workplace, many companies are developing new HR playbooks. Working from home is here to stay, which means providing team members with valuable feedback becomes even more important in a remote environment. Not o...
January 08, 2021
January 08, 2021

Accrue Helps Tech Companies Increase Profits through Optimized Pricing

Pricing is a challenge, but now more than ever, companies need to hit the market with optimized pricing to stay competitive. Many companies leave money on the table by not pricing thoughtfully, which can impact revenue. With the right combinat...
December 17, 2020
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2020 in Review – Resilience, Strength, & Empathy

In the unpredictable and often chaotic year that was 2020, we as a community collectively navigated the ups and downs and unequivocally decided to keep pushing forward. Whether it was transitioning our firm and all of our programs to fully-virtual...
December 16, 2020
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Stack Makes Working from Home More Productive with Smart Browsing for MultiTaskers

During this pandemic, we’ve all noticed that it isn’t always easy to stay productive. Working at home comes with its challenges, as does connecting with a remote team. Given this, new startups that can boost productivity could have an edge. One su...
December 14, 2020
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EMTECH Helps Build Modern Financial Market Infrastructures in Emerging Markets

The financial market infrastructure in emerging markets is not always able to support all citizens. Worldwide, there are 1.7 billion adults who are unbanked, causing a problem in need of an immediate solution to prevent economic inequities. We bel...
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