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Poornima Vijayashanker

Previously Founding Engineer at Mint.com, Founder of BizeeBee, Founder of Femgineer

San Francisco

Poornima Vijayashanker is a software engineer and entrepreneur. She was the founding engineer at Mint.com, a startup, which was acquired by Intuit. Prior to joining startup land she studied Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science at Duke University.

She is currently the Founder of BizeeBee, which she was inspired to start after consulting with local businesses looking to improve their management practices. Poornima is also the Founder of Femgineer, an education tech startup focused on helping tech professionals level up in their careers and tech entrepreneurs build products and companies.

In the fall of 2013, she will be heading back to Duke University to teach entrepreneurship at the Pratt School of Engineering. You can follower her on Twitter @poornima.

Previously (13):

Scrappy Marketing Strategies: SEO & Email Campaigns

Scrappy Marketing Strategies: SEO & Email Campaigns

Learn effective strategies on how to leverage SEO and email campaigns to market your product before and after launch.

4 Times

Lean Product Development Full Day Workshop

Lean Product Development Full Day Workshop

A hands-on workshop to learn the best techniques for taking an idea and building a minimum viable product with limited resources that will attract users!

2 Times

Technical Recruiting Workshop: Techniques to Attract Top Talent

Technical Recruiting Workshop: Techniques to Attract Top Talent

A hands-on workshop that covers where to source candidates, how to convey the needs of a position and interview for it, and ultimately how to convince the best candidates to join.

2 Times

Intro to Product Management: U of Chicago

Intro to Product Management: U of Chicago

This class introduces you to key product management concepts: analyzing the market, fleshing out your idea, identifying risks, and validating assumptions.

Pricing Your Product

Pricing Your Product

Learn the best way to put a price wall into action without losing customers in the second workshop of this series.

Metrics That Matter

Metrics That Matter

Polish off your product development knowledge by balancing your data use in the last workshop of this series.

Technical Recruiting: Keys to Attracting Top Talent

Technical Recruiting: Keys to Attracting Top Talent

Learn where to source candidates, how to convey the needs of different positions, and ultimately convince the talent you want to join your team.

500 Startups NYC Week: Meet the #500Family

500 Startups NYC Week: Meet the #500Family

500 Startups NYC Week: You’ll have the chance to meet with members of 500's team, the #500Family in New York, and hear from a panel of local founders.

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