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empower | inspire | employHER

We are an ecosystem connecting diverse professionals globally, one video at a time.

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Campaign Ends on January 15, 2023

Project Description

What is the mission of your company or project?

  • Mission: Creating HER pathway to success.
  • Vision: Building a community for women to THRIVE.
  • Describe the problem you are solving.
    • employHER is a video platform representing Women, LGBTQIA+, Disabled & BIPOC people by making them successful across all industries and geographies.
    • Gender Diversity in Information Technology Industry Ratio:
      • 74% Male
      • 26% Female
    • Salary Gap in Information Technology Wage Ratio:
      • .80c to $1.00 Female to Male
    • Ecosystem lack of an eco-platform:
      • Where women support women.
      • Where companies hire more women.
      • Where free or cheaper education is provided.

What is the market size/opportunity?

  • Diversity Market Size Nationwide:
    • 240k Open Jobs - IT Jobs Posted Daily
    • 60M Total Resumes - Resumes Submitted Per Posting
    • 15M Diverse Resumes - Resumes Submitted by Diverse Talents

What is your company/product about, and how does it solve the problem? 

  • employHER is the first of its kind - a talent intelligence video platform for women, gender diverse, disabled, and BIPOC candidates to connect and network with each other. employHER video profile adds a level of trust and familiarity to your network.
  • Apply for jobs with your employHER video profile, showcasing your personality, soft skills, experience, and personal branding.
  • employHER's BootCamp is a free coding tool for our platform users.
  • employHER's eLearning partners with schools, colleges, and universities to provide affordable education through our platform.

Why are you seeking funding, and how will you spend the funding?

  • Milestones:
    • Beta Launch - 3 Months
      • 1 Partner, 500 Candidates
      • Develop SEO Campaign
    • New Hires - 4 Months
      • Sales & Marketing
      • IT & Design
    • Pre-Launch - 7 Months
      • Launch Digital Marketing Strategy
      • Launch Monetarization Calling Campaign
    • Public Launch - 9 Months
      • Launch Event in Seattle, WA - USA
      • Develop an Online Media Campaign
    • Users - 12 Months
      • 450 Job Postings
      • 1350 Candidates On-boarded

Who is on your team?

  • Preet Sohi - Founder & CEO, USA
  • Keval Savani - Chief Technology Officer, India
  • Simal Choudary - Software Engineer, India
  • Afsana Tawakal - UX/UI Designer, Pakistan
  • Varsha Kaushal - Senior Content Writer & Digital Strategist, India
  • Urba Javaid - Business Development Manager, India

Thank you for your contribution. This contribution is valuable in increasing representation and helping underrepresented communities access equal opportunities and accessible learning. Thank you for advancing the career of professionals who need your support.

Updates

The Campaign FAQs

What is employHER?

  • employHER is the first of its kind - a talent intelligence video platform for women, gender diverse, disabled, and BIPOC candidates to connect and network with each other. employHER video profile adds a level of trust and familiarity to your network. Apply for jobs with your employHER video profile, showcasing your personality, soft skills, experience, and personal branding.

How is employHER helping companies in their DEI efforts?

  • On average, U.S. employers spend roughly $4,000 and take around 24 days to close out a new hire. employHER is not only going to help companies hire efficiently but is also helping in bridging the diversity gap by providing a talent pool of diverse talent.

Who can create a profile on employHER?

  • Women, gender diverse, disabled, and BIPOC can create their profile on employHER.
  • All sizes of companies and businesses are looking to hire diverse talents.

What are employHER’s Competitive Advantages?

  • 1st TO MARKET - women and gender diverse - people search video platform
  • PROFILE - showcases personality, soft skills, experience & branding via video
  • TALENT INCENTIVE - talent can make money over freelancing work
  • PEACE OF MIND - one platform for hiring women & gender diverse talent
  • CONVENIENT - eliminates the requirement of a resume and fluff with a robust profile
  • DESIGN & BRAND - memorable name, innovative experience & remarkable technology to gain a share of mind.

Is employHER a women-owned business?

  • Yes, employHER 100% woman-owned business.

Is employHER a minority-owned business?

  • Yes, employHER 100% minority-owned business.

Has employHER raised any money?

  • No, employHER 100% self-funded and bootstrapped.

Does employHER have any customers?

  • Yes, employHER’s Staffing Model has customers such as Amazon, Accenture, Portland General Electric, ExtraHop, many other startups, and small to mid-size companies.

Does employHER hold any current and active certifications?

  • employHER Inc. is a Certified MWBE - Minority Women Business Enterprise.
  • employHER Inc. is a Certified SCS - Regional Small Contractors and Suppliers (SCS).

 

 

 

10/25/2022
Monetary Contribution
$100
Leslie Mitchell
10/23/2022
Monetary Contribution
$25
Arjun Sohi
10/21/2022
Monetary Contribution
$10
Preet Sohi
10/21/2022
Monetary Contribution
$100
Monetary Contribution

Just because I care about helping underrepresented communities. I strongly believe in equal opportunities and access to learning for all. 

We believe every person is capable and has a unique set of talents. They need access and support. We are trying to help them by providing that access and support through www.employHER.com. We envision workplaces where every person feels valued and represented.

4 Supporters
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500.00 USD
SILVER Sponsor
  • 1-year free employHER platform membership
  • SILVER sponsor badge on our website page under "supporters." 
0 Supporters
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1,500.00 USD
PLATINUM Sponsor
  • We will transfer 1 NFT from our exclusive undropped "I AM HER" collection to your crypto wallet. 
  • 1-year free employHER platform membership
  • PLATINUM sponsor badge on our website page under "supporters."
  • Shoutout on all employHER social media pages as a story
0 Supporters
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2,000.00 USD
DIAMOND Sponsor
  • We will transfer 1 NFT from our exclusive undropped "I AM HER" collection to your crypto wallet. 
  • Lifetime employHER platform membership
  • DIAMOND sponsor badge on our website page under "supporters."
  • Shoutout on all employHER social media pages as a story
  • Add a post on all our social media pages with messages which inspire others to contribute more towards the community.
0 Supporters
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Rewards

Monetary Contribution

Just because I care about helping underrepresented communities. I strongly believe in equal opportunities and access to learning for all. 

We believe every person is capable and has a unique set of talents. They need access and support. We are trying to help them by providing that access and support through www.employHER.com. We envision workplaces where every person feels valued and represented.

4 Supporters
Select this reward
500.00 USD
SILVER Sponsor
  • 1-year free employHER platform membership
  • SILVER sponsor badge on our website page under "supporters." 
0 Supporters
Select this reward
1,500.00 USD
PLATINUM Sponsor
  • We will transfer 1 NFT from our exclusive undropped "I AM HER" collection to your crypto wallet. 
  • 1-year free employHER platform membership
  • PLATINUM sponsor badge on our website page under "supporters."
  • Shoutout on all employHER social media pages as a story
0 Supporters
Select this reward
2,000.00 USD
DIAMOND Sponsor
  • We will transfer 1 NFT from our exclusive undropped "I AM HER" collection to your crypto wallet. 
  • Lifetime employHER platform membership
  • DIAMOND sponsor badge on our website page under "supporters."
  • Shoutout on all employHER social media pages as a story
  • Add a post on all our social media pages with messages which inspire others to contribute more towards the community.
0 Supporters
Select this reward