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Career Karma is an online platform and mobile app that matches job seekers to training programs. Users research job training programs through Career Karma’s directory, which includes reviews from current students and alumni. The company also offers free coaching and mentorship through peer groups called squads.
Career Karma was founded by CEO Ruben Harris and coding bootcamp alumni Artur and Timur Meyster in 2018. After graduating from startup accelerator Y Combinator in the winter 2019 cohort, the company raised a $1.5 million seed round. In December 2020, Career Karma announced its $10 million Series A. Investors include Initialized Capital, SoftBank, Kapor Capital, Backstage Capital, Emerson Collective, Imaginable Futures, and others. In 2020, Career Karma placed 3,000 people into job training programs.
Career Karma has published industry research on the coding bootcamp market and education finance, including income share agreements. The Career Karma website also provides rankings of programs, including a list ranking coding bootcamps.
Since its founding, Career Karma has been covered by a variety of media outlets, including TechCrunch, CNBC, Forbes, EdSurge,Complex, AfroTech,Axios, Yahoo! Finance, and Black Enterprise.
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- "Series A - Career Karma - 2020-12-09 - Crunchbase Funding Round Profile". Crunchbase. Retrieved 2020-12-17.
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- Bliss, Sara. "Dreaming Of A Career In Tech? Here's How To Get Hired". Forbes. Retrieved 2020-12-17.
- "Career Karma Raises $10 Million to Help Workers Break Into the Tech Industry". Complex. Retrieved 2020-12-17.
- "Talent Platform Career Karma is Using Its Rapid Growth to Become the Top Hub For Career Advice". AfroTech. Retrieved 2020-12-17.
- Kokalitcheva, Kia. "Career Karma helps potential students find the right coding bootcamp". Axios. Retrieved 2020-12-17.
- "Career Karma raises $10M to connect students to coding bootcamps". uk.finance.yahoo.com. Retrieved 2020-12-17.
- "$1.5 Million Raised to Help Students Get Into Coding Bootcamps". Black Enterprise. 2019-07-10. Retrieved 2020-12-17.
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