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Learning

  • What can I learn on Seekho?

    A wide range of topics are available on Seekho to help you with your professional development. Seekho content ranges from domain specific knowledge to interview experiences and career counselling. Some topics available on Seekho are as follows - 1. Technology 2. Career 3. Finance 4. Consulting 5. Digital Marketing 6. Entrepreneurship And much more! Content topics can be viewed on the homescreen of your Seekho app. You can also use the search bar to explore specific topics.

  • What are the different learning formats?

    Content on Seekho comprises of - One-Minute Videos - Short yet informative videos that are around one minute long. These videos occur in a continuous feed and great way to quickly grasp the basics or crux of any concept or talk. Series - A collection of sequential short videos that cover a broader level of topic. A series would help you gain more in depth knowledge while breaking the monotony of learning for a long period of time.

  • What is one-minute learning?

    A major part of the content on Seekho comprises one minute videos that help you learn anything within a short span of time. One-minute learning is a form of micro-learning that enables you to efficiently absorb information and upskill through short yet-to-the-point 60 second videos.

  • How can I personalise my learning feed?

    Seekho personalizes your learning feed as soon as you select your interests during the onboarding journey. If you additionally need to change or add new topics of content to your feed, you can follow these simple steps : 1. Go to Profile section and click on the Edit Profile button 2. Scroll down to areas of interest and change/add your interests. 3. Save your changes and your content linked to your new interests will show on the food

  • Can I share a Seekho video with my friend?

    Of course you can! To share a Seekho video, click on the share action button on a video and select the medium of sharing.

  • What is Series?

    A series is a collection of sequential short videos that cover a broader level of topic. Series help you gain in depth knowledge through one multiple one-minute videos while breaking the monotony of learning for a long period of time. You can view a list of various series by clicking on the series tab in the navigation menu or search for a specific series from the search bar.

Applying For a Job

  • How can I apply for a job or internship?

    For jobs that require a video
    1. First locate the job/internship on the Jobs tab and click on it. 2. Some jobs and internships require an applicant to submit a video response to a question as per the recruiting company’s guidelines. The topic is mentioned above the apply now button. We suggest you go through the details and Job description under the Description tab. Please also go through the Shortlisting guidelines in order to ensure that you have the best possible chances of getting shortlisted. 3. Once you have analysed the topic and planned your video response, click on the Apply Now button and upload or record a video. 4. Recheck your video in the preview, attach a thumbnail if required and submit your video application.
    For jobs that require a Fitment Test
    1. Some applications also require you to give a fitment test to assess whether you are a good fit for the role. First click on the Apply now button and then again on the Fitment test button to attempt the test.
    For jobs that require a Video as well as Fitment Test
    1. Click on the Apply Now button and upload or record a video. 2. Recheck your video in the preview, attach a thumbnail if required and submit your video response. Once your video response has been submitted, you will see the Fitment Test button. Click on it to attempt the tests.

  • Is it necessary to give the fitment test for an application?

    Some recruiters require you to give a fitment test to assess whether you are a good fit for the role. According to a survey conducted by LinkedIn, 77% of hiring managers find it hard to know about a candidate’s skill set without an assessment. We encourage you to give the test in order to showcase your skills and have the best possible chance of getting shortlisted.

  • Is it necessary to upload a video response for an application?

    Most recruiting companies posting a job or internship require an applicant to submit a video response to a question. If an opportunity requires you to submit a video application, it will be mandatory to submit your response in order to be considered for the role.

  • How can I know the status of my application?

    Once your application has been submitted, it will be shared with the HR team of the company. They will undertake next steps on your application based on their internal criteria. If you have been shortlisted or rejected by the recruiter, you will be notified over email.

  • Why is my video application visible to all users?

    Visibility of your application is at complete discretion of the recruiting company. There is a belief that a user can learn from the experiences of fellow applicants and further strengthen his application.

  • Can I edit my job application?

    It is not possible to edit your video application once it has been submitted.

Completing Your Profile

  • Where can I see my profile?

    You can view your profile by clicking on the image on the top left corner of your home screen.

  • What information does my profile showcase?

    Your profile shows the following details - 1. Profile handle 2. Name and profile picture 3. Visume - A video resume that you can add to give a brief introduction about yourself 4. Short Bio - A short 33 characters long one liner about your background 5. Long bio - A 100 characters long description about your background, experience and interests. 6. Resume - This is visible only to recruiters 7. LinkedIn Profile 8. Interests 9. Content created 10. Job application - This is only visible to you

  • How can I upload my resume?

    To upload your resume, click on Edit Profile and go to the resume field. You can upload your resume in a pdf format only and save changes.

  • How can I add my LinkedIn handle?

    To add your LinkedIn handle, click on Edit Profile and go to the LinkedIn url field. Enter your entire LinkedIn profile url and save changes.

  • What is a short bio?

    Short bio is 100 characters long one-line sentence that gives some context about your background.

  • What is a long bio?

    Long bio is a 500 character long description about your background and interests. This where visitors of your profile can get a glimpse of your personality and experiences.

  • Why do I need to verify my contact information?

    Email and Phone verification is required for security reasons and for us to be able to communicate effectively with you.

  • Is my profile publicly visible?

    Your basic details are visible publicly. These include your name, LI handle, short and long bios. However, certain elements of your profile are only visible to you or recruiters. These include - 1. Resume - Only visible to recruiters 2. Contact information 3. Job applications 4. Date of Birth

  • Can I share my profile on other platforms/with others?

    You can share your Seekho profile on any platform and with your peers. Click on the share icon on top right of your profile screen to get the shareable link.

  • What is a visume?

    Visume is short for a video resume. It is usually a video monologue detailing your achievements and experiences along with your introduction. Recruiters treat visumes as a modern way to get an insight into your personality as well as achievements.

Earning Karma Points

  • What are Karma points?

    Karma is a virtual currency which is awarded to users by tracking their activity across the Seekho platform. We use Karma to unlock premium opportunities and OP Club membership for users.

  • How do I earn Karma points?

    You can earn Karma points by - A. Learning Content: This can be standalone videos, series or even assessing your skills via quizzes B. Content Creation: Share your knowledge and experiences by creating videos on Seekho. You will be rewarded not just for creation but also for engagement on your content

  • How do I redeem Karma points?

    You can use Karma points to get exclusive access to OP Club, premium job & internship opportunities, 1:1 mentorships, invites to live events, Seekho courses as well as early access to teardowns and bootcamps.

  • How do I feature on the leaderboard?

    Leaderboard rankings are based on your persona and karma activity. So for the learner leaderboard, all your learning karma will be considered to determine your ranking. In essence, the more you learn, the higher your chances of getting featured!
    And similarly for the creator leaderboard, you will need to create relatable content at a regular pace to get featured.

  • Is my leaderboard ranking based on balance Karma?

    Not really. We don’t deduct redeemed points for leaderboard ranking. This is because we fundamentally believe in knowledge and no one can take it away from you.

  • What is OP Club?

    OP Club stands for Opportunity Club. As part of our efforts to make learning rewarding, we have enabled exclusive opportunities for select power users. These include premium jobs and internships, 1:1 mentorships, OP only events and much more.

  • How do I become part of the OP Club?

    We have kept the access pretty straightforward - earn 200 learning Karma and automatically gain OP Club membership.

Participating in Challenges

  • How can I enter a challenge on Seekho?

    1. Locate the challenge you wish to enter in the challenge list view and click on the banner. 2. Challenges on Seekho are unique and require you to submit a video response on a topic. Analyse the topic, view the details and rewards, plan your response and then click on the upload video button. 3. Choose whether you wish to upload or record a video and optionally attach a thumbnail if required. 4. Recheck your video and submit your entry.

  • Is it necessary to upload video for a challenge entry?

    Yes, it is mandatory to upload video by design.

  • What is a critic's choice challenge?

    A critic’s choice challenge is a challenge which is judged by an internal panel of experts. Results are declared based on parameters defined by these experts.

  • What is a people's choice challenge?

    In a people’s choice challenge, winners are decided and ranked based on the number of likes received on a video entry.

  • I have won a Seekho challenge. When will I receive my reward?

    Congratulations on winning a challenge! A member of our team will get in touch with you within 3 working days of result declaration for next steps.

Becoming a Creator

  • Are there any prerequisites for becoming a creator?

    If you are an expert in a domain or even a student who wishes to share his experience and knowledge with the world, you can become a creator on Seekho! There are absolutely no other prerequisites for becoming a creator. Becoming a creator gives you access to posting content. In order to ensure that videos are created as per guidelines and up to the quality benchmarks, our content team reviews video submissions before making them live. Hence, all we require from you to become a creator on Seekho is the right intent and high quality content.

  • I am not an industry expert. Can I still create content?

    Ofcourse! If you are someone who wishes to share advice, domain knowledge, some professional tips you learned recently or even an interview experience, you can also become a creator on Seekho. We encourage you to focus on creating content that will help users upskill and grow professionally.

  • What kind of content can I create on Seekho?

    Any content that helps users upskill and grow professionally is welcomed on Seekho. This could include - Interview tips, Interview experience, career advice, specific domain knowledge, softs skills, any learnings and insights, problem solving etc.

  • How can I create content?

    Content creation is a very simple process on Seekho. Here is how it works - 1. Click on the + icon on the Home Screen

    2. You will land on the creation view. Go through the guidelines at the lower half of the view and then click on Create Content

    3. You will then have to select whether you wish to upload a video or record one.

    4. Once you have made your selection and done the needful, you will have to mention some details about the video and optionally attach a thumbnail. You can also preview your video in this view. The details required are - a. Title of the video b. Topic tags associated with content (These will showcase your content under the topic)

    c. Click on Submit once you have mentioned all the details required d. Once your video has been submitted, it will be reviewed by our content team to ensure that the video is of high quality and has been created as per guidelines. You can view the status of your video in the queue present on the creation screen. You will also be notified if your video has been made live or is rejected. e. If your video has passed the review, it will be made live on the app. You can check your queue to see if your video has been posted.

    If your video has not passed the review, you can view the reason and next course of action by clicking on “Review Failed” status in the queue. You can accordingly edit the video as per the suggestions and submit your video again.

  • How can I add a thumbnail on my video?

    The thumbnail upload option is available during video creation. In case you want to add or change a thumbnail after uploading your video, click on the edit video option on the video available on your profile under the My content section and upload your thumbnail.

  • What happens after I submit a video?

    Once your video has been submitted, it will be reviewed by our content team to ensure that the video is of high quality and has been created as per guidelines. You can view the status of your video in the queue present on the creation screen.

  • Why is my video submission under review?

    Upon submission all videos go through a review process to ensure that highly quality content is published on the app. Our content team reviews content for overall quality, misses and violation of guidelines. You can expect to see an update within 24 hrs of submitting your video.

  • My video has been rejected. What are the next steps?

    If your video has not passed the review, you can view the reason and next course of action by clicking on “Review Failed” status in the queue. You can accordingly edit the video as per the suggestions and submit your video again.

  • Why is my video taking too much time to be uploaded?

    Video upload depends a lot on your internet speed. We recommend using WiFi for best results.” In case your video is taking too much time to be uploaded, we suggest you check your internet connection to switch to another network. If the issue is still not solved, please feel free to write to us at support@seekho.ai

  • How can I create my own Series ?

    Series is an exclusive feature available to select creators at the moment. In case you wish to create your own series, please write to us at support@seekho.ai and our team will connect with you for further steps.

  • How can I edit a video created by me?

    You can edit videos through your profile section. a. Go to the My Content tab present in your profile b. Locate the video you wish to edit and click on the 3 dots present on the top right corner of the video. c. Click on Edit Video, make your changes and submit the video again. Your video will go through the review process again and you will be notified when it’s made live. Please note that it is not possible to delete videos that have been submitted for a job application or challenges.