Gen She
MVP

team: LANEY DANG, FARA YAN

Role: PRoduct Design

Summary

Project Overview

The Gen She MVP project was created to optimize job applications for women and underrepresented communities in the tech sector while aiding startups in talent acquisition. My role involved designing and developing the MVP, where I spearheaded ideation, honed user experiences, and broadened startup prospects.

Key Responsibilities

- Designed and developed the MVP, focusing on optimizing job applications for women and underrepresented communities.
- Led the ideation process, creating intuitive user experiences.
- Worked to broaden startup prospects through effective design and functionality.

Results

- The MVP attracted over 4,000 new users, affirming its effectiveness in connecting talented individuals with companies.
- This surge in user engagement validates its value in addressing the needs of women and underrepresented communities in the tech sector, demonstrating its impact within a short period.

MY JOBS

Create a new job and instantly get matched with potential candidates.

applicant search

Search through the entire applicant database for verified and non-verified candidates.

track my candidates

Keep track of all the talent you reached out to.

Other product ideas

Iteration of new grad user on a community based product

OTHER PRODUCT IDEAS

Iteration of associate user on a community based product

Other product ideas

Iteration of user viewing a company profile on a community based product

OTHER PRODUCT IDEAS

Iteration of home page on a education based mobile app/product

Other product ideas

Iteration of search page on a education based mobile app/product

OTHER PRODUCT IDEAS

Iteration of course page on a education based mobile app/product

Other product ideas

Iteration of user profile page on a education based mobile app/product

Final Thoughts

Takeaways

The MVP's success with over 4,000 users provided valuable insights for our team. We learned that scaling the app was challenging due to the complex dynamics between startups and individuals. This experience helped us refine our priorities for future development and highlighted the strong demand for solutions like the Gen She MVP within the community. Our growing popularity confirmed the importance and potential impact of our app.

Next Steps

After successfully designing and building the MVP, we evaluated its impact and decided to pivot our focus to media. This strategic shift will allow us to better cater to the evolving needs of our community. By transitioning to media, we aim to leverage our strengths in creating impactful content and engage our audience more effectively, providing valuable resources that support their career development and personal growth.