TapChief's diverse set of experts includes the likes of CEOs, VCs, angel investors, consultants and bankers, among others, with over 10,000 unique skills from over 2000 organisations.
TapChief connects users such as students and start-ups seeking career and business advice to experienced professionals.
Over 100 startups have been mentored by TapChief’s experts. But they are not the only ones getting on the phone with this Bangalore-based startup. It can put you in touch with experts in, literally, any field.
As a regional winner, TapChief gets to represent India at the SeedStars world global finals held at Switzerland and stands a chance to win up to 1 million dollars of funding. TapChief has now entered the rank of illustrious startups that have represented India in the past.
Students can also opt for the Job Coach programme on TapChief where they get trained for job interviews and placements by professionals from a company of their choice.
TapChief was selected as the best startup in India for its user-friendly solution that has generated a lot of early traction.
"Our vision is to break the numerous barriers in knowledge sharing through an open community of help-seekers & experts across the globe." TapChief CEO Shashank Murali said in a statement.
Founder Shashank elaborated that about 40% of the experts on the platform do the discussions on a pro-bono basis, while the experts who do charge for their time usually donate their earnings to charitable organisations and NGOs through TapChief.
"...the backing of a strong consumer-centric brand like Paytm will help us gear up for the next phase of growth", said Shashank Murali, TapChief CEO. The company claims to have seen over 50,000 minutes worth of interactions on the platform.
TapChief published a “User Experience Story” on their blog and promoted it on Facebook, encouraging viewers to mention their “dream company” in the comments in exchange for getting connected to a Career Coach.
On February 18, 2016, we went live with TapChief to ease people's way to do what they love by connecting them to the right experts who have been there and done that.