I’m presenting tonight at an alumni event for Washington University in St. Louis, the university from which I graduated with a degree in political science and education. I was invited to share insights and experience as an entrepreneur to help inform how Wash U could better support entrepreneurs. As writing is a process of thinking for me, I thought I’d throw them down here, quickly. Apologies in advance: This essay. requires a good proofread and editing.

When I received the invitation, a text message from the executive director of alumni relations for the Bay Area, the first thing I thought…

Elle Rustique

Founder & CEO, TipBrightly.io | PhD education | qualitative social scientist | lifelong learner | social entrepreneur | first time startup founder | big tipper

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