Launching The PlatForum Newsletter!

Britney Schielack   
Apr 04
INTERNSHIP 2.0, HIRE BETTER Hi there, Welcome to the first edition of The PlatForum newsletter! Each month we’ll share information about what we have been working on, and relevant content on hiring and internship opportunities, youth development, and job trends. The past 6-months have been focused on gathering the necessary data to

3 Obstacles Generation Z Entrepreneurs Face

Britney Schielack   
Oct 23
At just twenty years old, Mark Zuckerberg invented Facebook in a dorm room at Harvard. By the end of that year, Facebook already had 1 million users and six years later, Zuckerberg’s net worth is roughly $6.9 billion. Many teens and young adults look to Zuckerberg as the model for

Real World Education – Meet the Future

Britney Schielack   
Oct 03
Throughout the Orlando area schools have beginning a new way to teach their students during K-12 grades. This new way of teaching has been recognized as being more of real-world education to train students to get ready for college and the workforce. Many companies have been providing funding to schools

Bring Work Back to Rural Communities

Lauren Lindemulder   
Sep 07
Generally, you hear about people wanting to escape the mundane aspect of rural life and move to the big city. However, studies are showing that more people are doing the exact opposite. With new innovations coming to rural communities more people are choosing to stay or move towards them. This is

Experience the KEP: Powered by The PlatForum

Lauren Lindemulder   
Aug 23
Hi, I’m Lauren, a member of The PlatForum community! I recently graduated from Texas A&M University and have a passion for marketing and content creation. Being a part of the Kid’s Entrepreneurship Program is important for me because I want to build kid’s confidence and help them reach their full