Idea - FICS

Connecting Champions

Team and Contact Details

Student Name School Degree Year Email
Maheen ShahidNBSUndergraduateSecondkhanmaheen0007@gmail.com
Fathima Baha Ud DinNBSUndergraduateSecondFathima.baha99@gmail.com
Hafsa QaziNBSUndergraduateSecondHafsa.bsaf19@nbs.nust.edu.pk

Inter School Idea ? No
Do you need expertises from another area: Yes
If Yes please provide details of expertises you need: App development.

Idea Details

Idea Name: Connecting Champions
Slogan: connections that matter
Supervisor Name: Dr. Adeel Tariq
Supervisor Designation: Assistant Professor
Supervisor School: NBS
Supervisor Department: NBS
Contact number: 051-5893226
Email ID: adeel.tariq@nbs.nust.edu.pk
Abstract:
    Linking people with the jobs before they get inducted and building connections between people and industry professionals through a call or chat, as required and gain the required information.
What is the unmet need in society that your idea will fulfill ?
    most of the labor force face difficulties in getting employed and when they do get employed, they aren't satisfied with the working environment and conditions in a particular institute. This leads to high unemployment and employee turnover rate in our society which needs to be dealt properly.
Who needs it ? How many would benefit ?
   It would primarily benefit job seekers, or anyone entering a new industry and in need of some information regarding it, as well as professionals who might be interested in or in need of freelance work for some extra cash.
How will the solution works
    A mobile application for connecting individuals. The app will consist of categories of industries, and within each category will be a list of professionals working in that particular industry. The name of each professional will be accompanied by the professional’s rating, cost (per hour or per minute), mode of communication possible (messaging or audio call or both, and their calendar. Upon selection, and upon the professional’s acceptance, both parties will connect..
Who are your competitors ? How is your solution different
    linkedin. This platform is not just for advertising job offers and applying for jobs. It is for people to have one-on-one conversations with industry professionals who are willing to help people land jobs by supplying them with information which is not available .linkedin has become so crowded.
Status: new
Entry Date & Time: 2021-01-10 (1625)