We're creating a network of experts who help startups, small businesses, and nonprofits. Our goal is to support those who are giving back by giving them the tools to help their communities.
Our mission is to help you upskill so that you can help others do the same.
If you're an expert, coach, advisor, economic development officer, mentor, or entrepreneurial leader, Upskillor is made to help you in your work with helping others.
Through Upskillor, you can post articles, polls, items for discussion, upcoming events. Further, you can discuss, learn from others, and grow your relationships.
Our hope is that we help you:
We help by curating a list of helpful items that you can send to those that you help. We provide a list of:
We help you by promoting your events and services to the email list and to our network. That way, more people know about how you're helping and have an easy to way to share it with others.
Also, we cross-promote and feature each others' successes to grow the culture of collaboration.
There are numerous online courses, workshops, Twitter feeds, Subreddits, and other online materials out there. Consequently, finding good content to learn from is difficult, and sometimes you need to ask others if that online guru knows what they're talking about, or if they are just really good at marketing. Our goal is to help you find the best content - not just the first thing that comes up.
Our experts come from multiple backgrounds and we expect that our community's content will cover:
This tool allows members to publish courses, events, and more. If you're interested in hosting a course on this platform or doing a test run, please let us know and we'll be happy to help you run an experiment.
Thanks to the support of Oregon State University Cascades Innovation Co-Lab and the supporting partners listed below, this network is free to join.
OSU-Cascades Innovation Co-Lab
Bend Chamber of Commerce
COCC Small Business Development Center
Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council
Oregon State University Advantage Accelerator
Oregon Bioscience Association
Email Adam Krynicki if you'd like to learn more about becoming key supporter/moderator.