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WorkingNation: I Want That Job! - Video Game Producer
Alyssa Kollgaard is a Los Angeles-based video game producer for Akupara Games. Watch Alyssa break down wh...
Alyssa Kollgaard is a Los Angeles-based video game producer...
Ten Mothers Farm Thrives from Small-Scale Farming
Be inspired by the beauty of Ten Mothers Farm in Cedar Grove, NC and learn how Gordon, Vera, and Luke are...
Be inspired by the beauty of Ten Mothers Farm in Cedar Grov...
$45k to Become an Urban Homeowner with Janelle Briggs
Feminist scholar turned real estate entrepreneur, Janelle Briggs wants to ensure the American Dream of ho...
Feminist scholar turned real estate entrepreneur, Janelle B...
Fashioning a New Future with Ngozi Okaro
Ngozi Okaro is executive director of New York City–based Custom Collaborative, a development program that...
Ngozi Okaro is executive director of New York City–based Cu...
Greeking Out on Recipes with Kukla’s Kouzina
Discover how heritage is a key ingredient to this sisterly collaboration, the pitfalls of starting a busi...
Discover how heritage is a key ingredient to this sisterly ...
From Biz Dev Exec to Mentor and Investor with Sima Gandhi
Sima Gandhi discusses the potential impact of fintech on financial literacy (but how it’s not there yet),...
Sima Gandhi discusses the potential impact of fintech on fi...
Comfort Farms Helps Veterans Heal
When Jon Jackson exited the military, after completing six deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan, he faced ...
When Jon Jackson exited the military, after completing six ...
How Urban Farming Saved a Dallas Community
In an impoverished community in South Dallas, urban farming is growing not only fresh food but new opport...
In an impoverished community in South Dallas, urban farming...
Olivia: Negotiating a Raise
Working as an assistant, Olivia has developed a close relationship with her boss but finds it difficult a...
Working as an assistant, Olivia has developed a close relat...
Kevin: When to Use Your GI Bill
National Guard member Kevin is going to school to become a paramedic. He wants to tap into his GI bill, b...
National Guard member Kevin is going to school to become a ...
Baltimore: Local Activists Inspire Change in Their City
A Baltimore author teaches students the importance of critical thinking, and a boxing gym owner helps at-...
A Baltimore author teaches students the importance of criti...
Montana: Thriving Tech Boom Coexisting with Cowboys
A tech boom leads many Bozeman, Montana natives to stay and develop their careers. While technology grows...
A tech boom leads many Bozeman, Montana natives to stay and...