Company / App Name: WOKEN
What does it do?
A web-based career exploration and job search platform guiding young professionals through a step-by-step process of learning and reflection to confidently identify which career they’ll actually like.
Why do we need it?
87% of the global workforce is disengaged or actively disengaged at work. WOKEN enables job fit early on so individuals avoid job hopping and are engaged and productive at work so they and their companies, economies, and societies thrive.
Who is it for?
Young working professionals, undergraduate students, career pivoters, prospective or current graduate students, as well as organizations who have coaches helping individuals through career processes.
What makes it stand out from the crowd?
Proprietary methodology enables effective (scalable yet customizable) career clarity. Transparent platform to enhance coaching. User-generated, open-ended inputs ensure outputs resonate. Comprehensiveness, action-based and interests-based.
We invested in getting our product right for 3+ years given we had paying clients via organic referral. Now, we’re pursuing expansion and growth both b2c and b2b.