Jayati Sengupta

Jayati Sengupta has been in the tech sector for 11+ years. She is the Founder & CEO of Flipgigs, Inc, a skill sharing student marketplace in Beta. She has worked at large corporations like Oracle Corp as an Engineer , eventually moving on to Senior Executive positions in Engineering with startups like DeviceAnywhere (now acquired by Keynote Systems). Being a mother of gifted children, Jayati had always felt the need to develop a platform which will empower students like her own to come out with their hidden talents and build a body of work that will show their true passion and commitment.

When she is not working, Jayati can be often seen shuttling her kids to fencing, rowing and squash classes .

Is high school stress taking an emotional and pyschological toll on our students?

Transitioning to a Middle School , High School or College is anything but easy. Like most students who harbor a wish to go to great colleges, students and their parents know that the road to college is certainly not a bed of roses. Colleges expect a lot more from students these days. Along with a plate full of challenging courses, you are expected to excel in a few areas outside of academics. There is a constant pressure to have high grades and challenging classes if they want to make it to a good college. ...more

Your Student's Talent can go a long long way !

Did you know that money problems, not bad grades, are the reason cited by most college students who have considered dropping out? Even a genius student like Steve Jobs was not spared from this dilemma when he had to drop out of Reed College.His working class parents' savings were being spent on his college tuition. Today, in a recession battered community students are looking at new and innovative ways to earn money. ...more