What are introduction requests?
As mentioned in this FAQ, introduction requests are short messages sent by the interested party that outline why they’re interested and what they have to offer.
You can receive introduction requests from Experteers who are interested in either a specific project that you’ve posted or in your organization as a whole, which you will receive as a message in your dashboard inbox and be notified of via email. This request will include a short message that you can think of as a “preview” of what skills/time the Experteer has to offer. You’ll also be granted access to their profile, so you can evaluate their credentials/message to determine whether you’d like to connect directly to discuss further.
You can also send introduction request to Experteers. On the left-hand side of your dashboard, select the “Recruit Experteers” option from the “Request Support” category, which will bring you to our search page. When you find a professional you’re interested in, you can select the “request introduction” button to send them a direct message which they will evaluate to decide if they’d like to connect with you directly. Here is a great template to get you started.
How do I check the status of my introduction requests?
All of your inbound and sent introduction requests will appear in your inbox. To access your inbox, log in to your dashboard, click on your name in the upper-right corner to expand the drop down menu, and select the “Inbox” option.
Can I edit a support request once I’ve already submitted it?
Yes. To do so, first log in to your dashboard. In the upper right-hand corner, you’ll see your name with a downward facing triangle beside it. Click that to expand the drop-down menu, and select “My Support Requests” from the options. Once you click ...
What if the introduction call does not go well?
If you finish an introduction call and decide it's not the right fit, we recommend that you write to the Host Organization, thank them for their time, and inform them why you felt it wasn’t a good match. Please be honest so that the organization can ...
What are corporate connection requests, and how do I submit one?
One of the key pillars of support available to you through the TRANSFORM Support Hub is the ability to make corporate connections, network with investors, and get introductions to sales and partnership opportunities. To initiate the process of making ...
Are corporate connection requests guaranteed?
While we can’t guarantee outcomes, our team will use the information you provide in the corporate connection request form to advocate on your behalf to partners who may be a good fit for your goals. In general, the broader your request is, the more ...