MiLLENNiAL

91 Flips | 2 Magazines | 11 Followers | @MiLLENNiAL2016 | MiLLENNiAL is a media platform highlighting global millennial influencers, cultural trends, and the social impact of the generation.

Four Advisors Every Startup Needs on Speed Dial

Over the years, it has become abundantly clear every successful business owner has 4 professional’s acting as their core <b>advisors</b> and kept on their …

Small Business

What Israeli Startups Can Teach Entrepreneurs

Israel is home to more startups per capita than any other country, and its high-tech companies have graduated to the Nasdaq in droves, giving the …

Intrapreneurship: The Alternative to Entrepreneurship

Millennials are oftentimes referred to as the <i>entrepreneurial generation</i> given their openness to the thrill of starting their own business. However, …

North Korean Defector Yeonmi Park Fights for Freedom

Life in North Korea has never been the same since the Kim family established their reign in 1948. Today, the country has sharply declined into a …

Latino Veteran Rodrigo Garcia Invests in the Future of Illinois

What is the new American Dream? For some it is being debt free, for others it is having a stable job, but for <b>Rodrigo Garcia</b>, it is serving his …

Model Katie Cleary Speaks Up for the Animal Kingdom

Television personality <b>Katie Cleary</b> knew by the age of 11 that she wanted to be a voice for suffering animals when she unexpectedly discovered that …

Los Angeles

Gotham Greens, First U.S. Commercial Rooftop Greenhouse

Imagine walking into your local grocery store and picking up a head of lettuce that was just clipped, packaged and delivered straight from a …

BankMobile Founder Luvleen Sidhu Creates 1st No Fee Bank

Like most millennials, 29-year-old Luvleen Sidhu of <b>BankMobile,</b> had an entrepreneurial drive completely unrelated to her college major. Originally a …

Glass Animals Embark on a New Musical Frontier

Somewhere down in a sticky gooey womb, <b>Glass Animals</b> was born. From the depths of an old English shed emerged the avant-garde, richly complex concept …

Mari Takahashi Trades Ballet for Smosh Games

The video game industry is growing…rapidly. As mobile devices make it possible to turn any user into a fortified gamer, millennials are turning to …

The Polish Ambassador Disrupts Touring with Action Days

It has been 10 years since Pandora Radio first identified <b>The Polish Ambassador</b> (aka. David Sugalski) as an artist to be heard. What they didn’t …

Reaching New Heights with Alex Honnold

The majesty of Yosemite National Park has had humans in awe since Ansel Adams first revealed its beauty to the world in 1927. When the counterculture …

Paul Gu Tackles the Issue of Student Loans With Upstart

Qualifying for a loan can be an arduous task for most 20-30 year olds. Banks and other private lenders look at young adults who haven’t established …

Rising Appalachia Uses Folk Music to Inspire Activism

Folk music has never been so cool. First it was Bob Dylan then it was Bon Iver now it’s <b>Rising Appalachia</b>. But unlike Dylan or Iver, Appalachia takes …

"Lucky Dog" Host, Brandon McMillan, Is Dog's Best Friend

While his classmates were bringing in toys and stuffed animals for show and tell, <b>Brandon McMillan</b> was bringing in baby tigers. Learning from his …

Hannah Mermaid Protects Marine Animals with Visual Art

Since 1000 B.C., legends of mermaids have circled the globe. From the Middle East to Asia, Africa and Europe, diverse cultures have all had their own …

ViSalus CEO Ryan Blair Tackles Autism

<b>Ryan Blair</b> had nothing to lose until the day he became a father. As fate would have it, the day Ryan published his first book, “Nothing to Lose, …

Lewis Howes Builds School of Greatness

<b>Co-authored by Britt Hysen</b><p>Imagine losing the career of your dreams. Your spirit is broken, your bank account is empty, and you feel as if the world …

Chef Sevan Abdessian Elevates Fall Menu for Thanksgiving

Rosemary. Turkey. Gravy. Mashed Potatoes. Nothing screams the holidays more than the decadent scent of robust flavors lingering throughout a warm …

NBA Legend Yao Ming Stands Up for Wildlife Conservation

In 2014, the illegal sale of animal products was estimated to be worth $20 billion worldwide. The two countries with the largest demand? China and …

Gold Rush's Parker Schnabel Builds Family Legacy

This Fall marks another win for Discovery Channel’s hit show “Gold Rush”, which takes the lead as the #1 rated program on Friday nights among male …

Andrew Keegan and his “Full Circle” to Enlightenment

In a world filled with hate, inequality and violence, peace seems like a distant future. And though society may still reject the idea of a communal …

Jacquelyn Aluotto Brings Hollywood to Homelessness

Everyday, thousands of homeless people go unnoticed by millions. We know they exist, but how many of us actually stop and extend a moment of …

Yogi Taylor Harkness Teaches All to #ShineOn

In today’s economy it seems nearly impossible (and downright delirious) to walk away from a stable job, especially to pursue a passion that requires …

Architect Dan Brunn Brings Minimalism to Venice

Bauhaus. A German style of architecture made popular from 1927 – 1933 marked the absence of ornamentation by creating harmony between the function of …

VG Market CEO Michael Gluck Disrupts Video Game Industry

Last September (2013), <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> made <i>video game history</i> when its launch reached over $1 billion in sales in less than three days. To put that …