StartUp #9 – NextLeap – A Recommendation Engine Which Acts As A Virtual Career Counselor

NextLeap has been a regular on Pluggd.in with new feature launching regularly. Here is a nextLeap in the team’s own words.

nextLeap is a recommendation engine which acts as a virtual career counselor to help students make smarter career decisions. It involves a suite of applications, which use psychometric evaluations and math models on past admission patterns, to give out personalized suggestions.  

The recommendation engine gets updated with the latest career trends via its users through a strong feedback loop, thus getting better with more usage.

Applications like University Suggestor and College Suggestor help students increase their chances of admissions into Colleges and Branch Suggestor helps students choose stream of study.

nextLeap has a freemium business model, where basic recommendations are free and advanced recommendations are paid for.

Team nextLeap is excited about its mission to enhance the way millions of students treat their careers. nextLeap’s focus on a great user experience, clean products and heartfelt customer service have been its driving forces. The team is a bunch of product thinkers who come from diverse backgrounds like engineering, marketing, data analysis and psychometrics.

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