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Transformify Announces Strategic Partnership with PitchData to Assist Startups in Development and Create New Remote Jobs

London, UK – 21st October 2016 Transformify, an online platform providing remote jobs to people around the world, and PitchData, a platform for measuring and sharing traction in real time between startups, investors, and advisors, announce a strategic partnership. The aim of the partnership is to create more remote jobs globally available for vulnerable categories of people and, at the same time, to attract more skilled professionals to PitchData and other startups.  ...

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Transformify Partners with Genashtim to Help Bridge the Skills Gap

London, UK - 20th October 2016 Transformify, a global corporate social responsibility (CSR) platform, has entered into a partnership with Genashtim, a provider of online learning solutions, in an initiative to bridge the skills gap by providing e-learning opportunities.  Skills and knowledge are essential for social development. The shortage of skilled workers across a number of industries is a complex and significant challenge faced by many businesses worldwide. O...

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This Startup Travel Agency Has Only Blind, Acid Attack Victims As Their Staff

Around Diwali last year, corporate trainer Akash Bhardwaj was out shopping when he saw a nearly blind woman, with scars on her face, selling balloons. She had a small baby . Her husband had abandoned her after a neighbour disfigured her face with acid. She had also lost her job as a security guard. "She asked me, 'Jis aurat ko muh dekh ke nikaal diya, usko kaun naukri dega (Who will employ a woman sacked because of a disfigured face)?'" says Bhardwaj, 31. TOI Th...

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Transforming the way people get jobs

With a purpose to support and grow entrepreneurs – both financially and through mentoring – Virgin StartUp have assisted hundreds of ideas flourish into successful and sustainable businesses – it’s something everyone here at Virgin Unite is extremely inspired by. This week we’re talking about Transformify. A business transforming the way people get jobs all around the world, we caught up with co-founder Lilia Stoyanov to find out more… Virgin Unite, Tra...

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How may graduates in Africa secure extra income?

Steve has just graduated from Daystar University in Kenya. As most ambitious young people, Steve hopes that his degree will help him build his career in marketing and eventually start a marketing agency of his own. "It's so exciting. A graduate of my university, Wilkins Odinga Fadhili, the CEO of Fashion Torch Africa, has already secured funding of Sh16.5 million. I hope that I will be able to follow his steps, but meanwhile, I have to secure a stable income, enhance my skills...