Charlotte Japp

Charlotte Japp is the Founder of CIRKEL, an intergenerational networking platform that connects people from different ages through cultural events and co-mentorships. She is based in Brooklyn, NY and is usually found lost in thought about the future of work, design, or puppies.

Digital Nomads’ Post-Pandemic Grow Up: The Rise of Digital Nomads Over 50

Digital nomads have been traveling the world for years, but the pandemic has changed everything. The group of remote workers on the go had already increased from 4.8 million in 2018 to 10.9 million in 2020. But with work continuing to be done remotely and retirement plans continuing to...

CIRKEL: Real Life Story of Intergenerational Mentoring for Men and Women

CIRKEL is a startup that connects professionals across ages for two-way mentorships and knowledge exchanges. CIRKEL members are virtually introduced to someone new outside their “age bubble” every month. Over 70% of introductions immediately plan a second meeting or plan to stay in touch, and these conversations continue as...

CIRKEL Intergenerational Mentoring Event: Fashion NYC

Fashion is an industry that treasures youth, champions beauty, and changes its entire look from season to season. It’s a world that is as hard to stay in as it is to enter. In the infamous words of Heidi Klum, “Either you’re in, or you’re out.” It’s no wonder, then,...