Zainab loves building digital products. She cofounded and ran TappedIn - a social discovery tool focused on helping people build meaningful relationships - for 3 years and currently heads up the social and mobile suite of products at Fishbowl Marketing.
Previously she has managed product design and operations at The College Board, developed enterprise solutions for Capgemini Consulting and worked in ground breaking SAP technology with Satyam Computer Services.

 

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Moff Redefines Playtime with a Wristband

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As any parent who has stepped painfully on a stray LEGO, broken their back picking up balls and blocks off the floor, and stocked away yet another box full of ‘unplayable’ toys will tell you – toys have taken over our lives. Toys are expensive,…

Meludia Revolutionizes Music Learning and Creating

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Remember when taking a picture and making a video were jobs for ‘professionals’ – specialized skills that only those who were talented and trained could do. Every one of us is a photographer and videographer now. Instagram and Youtube have revlolutionized the way we…

3 Lessons on Building New Habits through Goal Setting

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I am a very goal oriented person. Without a goal to work towards, I have no energy. If my life settles into a rhythm and each day is the same as the one before, it makes me anxious and restless. I’m always searching for…

Blendoor Assists Tech Companies to Create Diversity on Purpose

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On Sunday, March 15 Tech.Co will once again present Tech Cocktail’s Startup Celebration at SXSWi where more than two dozen startups will showcase their product and deliver their pitch in hopes of winning prizes, glory, and a spot at the Tech Cocktail Celebrate Conference as…

6 Ways Product Managers Actually Manage Fear

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Product managers spend a lot of time interacting with different teams – executive management, engineering, marketing, sales, customer support to name a few. We spend a large percentage of our time communicating, meeting, emailing, conference calling and talking in general. The reason we do this…

Swappy – The Barter System Reimagined

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Remember the time you were moving cities and realized halfway through packing – with the move deadline looming – that you had way too much stuff that could not be sold on Craigslist, could not be packed to go with you, AND would be…

CyberTimez – Using the Internet of Things to Change Lives

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Every one of us has someone in our lives who is not fully independent, relies on accessibility, and struggles with the limitations of their lives and their health everyday. How cool would it be if we could employ the vast advances we’ve made in…

Skosay Enables Customer Service Through Engagement

We’ve all had bad experiences with businesses – big or small. Either the item we ordered doesn’t work, or the service falls short, or we got charged for something we didn’t want. In most cases we are willing to forgive, accept our refund, and…

How To Get Hired When All Odds Are Against You

Getting hired in a tough economy is always hard. Life can be unpredictable, and the curveballs sent your way can seem endless: jobs are lost, startups fail, family situations get strenuous, skills become irrelevant. When all odds seem stacked against you, there is a…