27: Kike Oniwinde of BYP Network - Linkedin For Black Young Professionals

Kike Oniwinde is the founder of BYP Network, described by many as the 'Linkedin for Black Professionals' helps to connect ambitious future leaders with each other for networking purposes and with corporations for job opportunities.

Highlights of this episode:

  • Why a network for Black Young Professionals needed?

  • What is the standard for the community?

  • Creating a job board for the black community

  • Role models and trailblazers

  • Advise to companies who are trying to be more diverse

  • Mentoring for black people

  • Becoming a global network

  • Changing negative stereotypes

Time Stamp:

[01:12] Why did you found BYP Network?

[03:18] How did the platform got started?

[05:13] What is the business model?

[09:02] Biggest challenge for black people.

[11:28] How can company have a diverse culture

[16:33] Working with top companies with accessing talent

[18:57] Future vision where BYP Network

Useful Links:

BYP Network - https://www.byp-network.com/

Download the app https://app.byp-network.com/

Listen to this episode now:

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ro/podcast/27-k-e-oniwinde-byp-network-linkedin-for-black-young/id1290523873?i=1000431839612

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/episode/1GLyDycRXx5M2nf6WlLo8A

Cristina Tihoi