GenZers to rise!

GenZers to rise!

On this podcast we discuss the logistics of creating different types of projects with changemakers who have already done it. We cover the different ideas surrounding Gen Z entrepreneurship from technical details to creating an impact. Now more than ever, It is more important to have these conversations so we can help solve the problems facing the world today. We feature impactful projects and create resources to help you change the world. If they can do it, so can you! Produced by Vasilis Skarleas Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/genzerstrise. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

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August 9, 2022 24 min

On this episode we talk with Logan Gullef, an author, entrepreneur, and chef! He won Masterchef in 2014 and was featured in TIME magazine as one of the 30 most influential teens. In addition to that, Logan won a Teen Choice award in 2019. The part 1 of our conversation is all about the art of food based on a Ted Talk in 2019. Stay tuned for the part 2 of our conversation with title "Behind the chef Logan Guleff".


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We talk with Jessica Kim , the founder of I-CREATE YOUTH, an organization that empowers disabled youth through language in its various forms. Jessica is a disabled poet and activist. By initiating and directing programs at I-CREATE YOUTH, she hopes to educate students and the general public on disability justice and representation. Jessica has a very global mindset, having lived in multiple parts of the United States, South Korea, ...

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June 29, 2022 17 min

This episode is all about First Gen Support organization - dedicated to spreading college awareness & providing resources for first-generation, low-income, and immigrant students. With us in the studio is Julia Sun, the founder of First Gen Support. We learn about the achievement gap and what causes it. Moreover, we are diving deeper into the college Prep-A-Thon that will take place on August 2022. Do not miss the latest advice...

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June 28, 2022 47 sec

Did you know that Season 4 is here ? Yeah that’s right and we are so excited for that! In our upcoming episodes we are featuring an interview with the chef Logan Guleff, do you want more ?


We also feature the activist and founder of I-CREATE YOUTH Jessica Kim, and topics like Girls in STEM, Independent mobility for kids and Data Science. This is going to be an epic season and we can’t wait for you to discover it. Also did you heard ...

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June 18, 2022 24 min

In this episode we talk about music production. With us in the studio is TayOG, a Chicago-based artist, who has been a hip hop magnet for fans since the release of his newest EP "Feelings Of A Savage." His light compositions allowed him to underlay the songs with the colours of his passion and pain. We get the insights of how it is to make a song release, what's the process behind, and the decisions that an artist need ...

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Recently we have discovered the European virtual businesses contest and we were amazed by an idea that has already been in action. Today we are talking with the founder of MyPine Maria Tsiaousi and the production manager Andreas Omirou about their virtual company that produces cleaning products based on pines. We also learn what it takes to run a virtual business and how to keep balance between the business's obligations and yo...

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In this episode we are featuring the founder of the Nexteen - Vedanth Nath, a learning system where students turn to business consultants, solve real life problems of companies after learning their industry and departments. We explore Pathbreaking Learning and how Nexteen applies this technique to real businesses environments that leads to improving their workflow and entrepreneurial journey.


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In this episode we talk with Samantha Handler, the founder of KicksBySammy , a custom accessories company. Samantha turned her sneaker-painting college side hustle into a thriving, boot-strapped, revenue-generating, custom accessories business based on personalization and bold & chic hand-drawn designs for all ages. In today’s episode we will discuss how to successfully incorporate whimsy and personalization into a business, as...

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April 17, 2022 17 min

On this episode we are talking with Aryana Motlagh about an important initiative. Aryana is a high school student and organ donation advocate. She is the founder of South Florida's first SODA (student organ donation advocates) chapter, a volunteer and ambassador for her local OPO (Life Alliance at University of Miami) and in her free time she is organizing education events. This episode is all about organ donation organisations...

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April 8, 2022 24 min

In today’s episode Vasilis meets Sam Laliberte to talk about her podcast - The Freedom Lifestyle. We learn about what it means to be a digital nomad, and about her secrets for balancing podcasting with her personal life.


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In this episode, we are meeting with macramé artist Macey LeVahn, to learn about her journey and her company the Twistery. Macey is sharing with us some of the best advices of how to get products onto local stores and receive positive feedback from your community. We also do the "college talk" which is such a crucial topic for the majority of high school graduates. You should follow the path that makes you happy says Macey....

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February 20, 2022 25 min

This is the first conversational episode for Season 3. We are talking with Tim Williams about Toxic masculinity. What exactly is toxic masculinity and how does it impact our society? Can we talk also about toxic feminism? Listen to different points of views from different generations and get informed.


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February 2, 2022 21 min

In this episode we are learning about a high trend subject, the NFTs. What exactly they are and how do they represent data. Where are they used and how you can win some of them by doing sustainable actions via the PozzlePlanet app? Also we are talking about the rippling effect and the social moment effect from the sociologist Thomas Bisballe, co-founder of the PozzlePlanet app. Such an interesting episode with so many different sub...

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First episode of Season 3. Today we are celebrating one year of GenZers to rise! Podcast and with us is Patience, founder of the Teen Discuss org - a platform that gives teenagers to connect with people and find solutions on today's problems. Have you ever though why people don't want to learn about real existing problems ? Probably not, but hopefully thanks to orgs like Teen Discuss we can motivate someone to think from a ...

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January 20, 2022 1 min

We aim to interview changemakers with impactful projects and create resources to help YOU change the world, and season 3 is comping to empower this goal.


So far, we have gathered over 10k total listens in one year from over 150 different countries, and we can't wait to continue to grow this number. Our goal is to reach 20K listeners within the next year. 


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December 24, 2021 1 min

Hey folks, this was an amazing year for the GenZers to rise! Podcast. We met so many inspiring people, we covered so many interesting subjects, we reached the doors of so many people and we literally we blowed up from what we had imagined one year ago, when we started designing this podcast. Amazing things are prepared for 2022, with some outstanding guests and conversations. This is a recording to express how thankful we are to al...

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On this episode we are chatting with Luke Netherclift, one of the co-founders of Let's level up - a UK based company that specializes on masterclasses and fellowships. We are talking about reimagined education, as well as about the importance of skills in today's hiring world. You can ask any questions at the episode's community page at https://bit.ly/3H6Y7ut .

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November 28, 2021 36 min

On this episode we are covering COP26 UN's climate conference and we are presenting the most important subjects. This episode's guests are two climate activists and Science Communication Leads at ClimateScience, an educational charity with a focus on climate solutions. Ghislaine Fandel and JP Arellano are talking about the climate finance, youth's activism, energy transmission and the new transportation techniques menti...

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Today we talk with Vaishnavi Jaiswal about the Salubrious Org that aims to empower, educate & inspire youth in STEM, especially minorities trying in an aspect of tech leadership & social entrepreneurship.


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Today we chat with Nike Anani, an accountant turned social entrepreneur. Nike runs a business that helps Nigerian family businesses grow through implementing business strategy. Her mission is to help family businesses last for generations. Listen to learn more about the process of working in a global setting.

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