Angel Rich has created a smartphone app, Credit Stacker, that helps women teach themselves to become more financially savvy. And it has hit a nerve in Latin America, where women are using it to become more independent.
A lot of people claim their business is the next Apple, but Angel Rich is one of few businesswomen whom Forbes magazine has called the “next Steve Jobs.” Soon, she says, you’ll be calling her the 17th black woman in history to raise $1 million in venture capital. She’s also a Washington, D.C., native, the daughter of small business owners, and the first college graduate in her family. Whatever you call her, Angel Rich answers to no one but her own ambition.
A good pitch can take you far in business, and for a few YLAI Professional Fellows it will take them all the way to India. Aarón Bendfeldt, Frank Solorzano and Maira Peres received capital investment in their companies and invitations to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad, India, after winning first, second and third place, … Read More »
Realizar um evento da Rede Ylai que utiliza os cursos on-line da própria rede é uma ótima maneira de compartilhar conhecimento, provocar diálogo e encontrar transformadores e influenciadores. Esses cursos fornecem informações práticas que podem ajudar os jovens líderes a desenvolver habilidades. O conjunto de materiais — incluindo arquivos de vídeo e áudio, transcrições, guias … Read More »
Organizar un evento de la red YLAI donde se utilicen los cursos en línea de la red es una excelente manera de compartir conocimientos, motivar el diálogo y conocer agentes de cambio y personas influyentes. Estos cursos ofrecen información práctica que puede ayudar a jóvenes líderes a desarrollar destrezas. El conjunto de materiales, que incluye … Read More »
Hosting a YLAI Network event that uses the YLAI Network online courses is a great way to share knowledge, spark dialogue and meet changemakers and influencers. These courses provide practical information that can help young leaders develop skills. The suite of materials — including video and audio files, transcripts, discussion guides and quizzes — are … Read More »