In this age of super sonic growth and hyper active talent acquisition, distances shouldn’t be a barrier. It is inevitable that practical education be available to all irrespective of class, culture and country.
The power of internet is leveraged through Webinars to connect with students. There are companies that build association with colleges to utilize their premises/projectors in order to make sure Industry experts can reach out to students across India and the World. One startup that has been working towards facilitating this connection is WeBind.
WeBind is a young start up that connects the present and the future leaders of the industry for sharing knowledge and experiences. This bridges the gap between the campus and corporate world. Their aim is to inspire and ignite the students imaginations even in the remotest of place on the planet.
Founded in 2016 and based out of Mumbai,WeBind connects subject specific industry experts live into the classrooms. They take up subject/topic from the curriculum and bring it to life, by inviting relevant industry stalwart to deliver a Master-Class. It works on One-to-Many model, where educational institutions across India participate for the Web-Cast hosted by WeBind.
WeBind is the brainchild of Abul H Rajani, Fahim Nathoo and A.Samad Murghay. Abul is an MBA from Welingkar Institute of Management & Research, Mumbai and has prior experience in companies like Infosys, Zycus and Aditya Birla Retail.
Abul heads New Product Development. Fahim is an Hospitality graduate and currently heads the Campus Relations Team. He brings the sales & Marketing experience of working with various brands during his journey for working with events companies & startup like Tangent-Entertainment & Gloob. And, A.Samad is a B.E and handles the Master Relations Team.
His internship with Milind Deora and experience with firms like marketmen, Gloob and Zepo.in comes in handy to run the operations. WeBind started its operation in January this year and currently they are a team of 15 & growing. The organisation plans to launch the AI based platform by the new academic year with many more people joining in.
They already have more than 1,00,000 visitors on WeBind, we have got 20,000 individual student dashboard & 300+ registered Institutes governed by Directors/Principals/Head of departments. WeBind plans to have 1000+ registered Institutes by the end of this academic year.
Their future plans also include the launch of an Artificial intelligence based career builder platform, It is an AI-based product that will act as a companion for any student/professional which would showcase the path to their desired work profile. It will also offer a timeline-based planner to the person on the required skill-sets to attain the desired job role.