1:1 Startup advice from world-class experts

Our Mission

The world needs more Founders. The world needs more startups. Our mission is to help make both happen. Let us show you how.

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On-Demand Business Advice.

Regardless if you live in San Francisco or rural Canada, getting advice from those who've been successful is one of the best ways to move your dreams forward.

Thatís why we created Rise ó to help you easily connect with the best experts from around the world when you need them most. Welcome to our community. Here, youíll find experts who are waiting to assist you in tackling whatever challenges you may be facing. Whether itís in growing your business, raising capital, selling your business, performing market research, or sharpening your skills (just to name a few), our experts can help. We believe that, collectively, we can have a huge impact all over the world. Our mission is to positively impact one billion people, worldwide, by 2022.

Care to join us? Head over to the search area to find an expert to help slay your dragons, or, if you want to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty, swing on by the become an expert page to apply.

FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is Rise?

    Rise is a service that helps you find, schedule and pay for expert advice to help you be more productive and grow your business. Rise allows you to book 1 to 1 meetings with industry experts on a range of topics including product building, social media, PR, design, engineering and more.

  • Is Rise International?

    The Rise community is definitely international. We've connected thousands of calls between experts and members from all around the globe. No matter where in the world you live, accessing amazing advice from the world's top experts has never been easier.

  • What is The Rise Pro Group?

    Our community of entrepreneurs and creative thinkers prove that strength is in numbers. The Rise Pro Group is a safe place to get advice, connect with like-minded individuals, and get the accountability you need to push yourself and your business like never before.

  • How do I apply to be an expert?

    Thanks for your interest in becoming a Mentor, we are super excited to hear it! You can apply to become a mentor by filling out this form and we will get back to you as soon as possible. All expert applications are reviewed by our team and assessed based on their background and the demand from our community for the expertise.

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