Everwise

  • LinkedIn is rolling out a free service to pair users with mentors

    LinkedIn is rolling out a free service to pair users with mentors

    LinkedIn, the Microsoft-owned social network for the working world with over 500 million users, has put a lot of effort into new areas of business like content, education and bringing on new users in emerging markets; but today it’s embarking on the roll out of a new service that plays squarely into the bread and butter of its business: looking for work. Today, the company is debuting a… Read More

  • Professional development platform Everwise lands $16 million, led by Sequoia

    Professional development platform Everwise lands $16 million, led by Sequoia

    Everwise, a startup focused on how to make professional development scalable, has raised $16 million in Series B funding led by earlier backer Sequoia Capital, with participation from two other earlier backers, Canvas Ventures and Webb Investment Network. The three-year-old, 80-person, San Francisco and New York-based company is also taking the wraps off a social learning software platform… Read More

  • Everwise, A Mentoring Matchmaker, Raises $8 Million

    Everwise, A Mentoring Matchmaker, Raises $8 Million

    Everwise, a New York-based company whose online service connects “protégés” with mentors –from new entrepreneurs, to budding sports coaches, to people looking to rise through the ranks of Fortune 500 companies — is taking the wraps off the bigger business that it’s been quietly building over the the past year. Now, the three-year-old, 40-person outfit has… Read More