COVID-19 has eliminated jobs across the globe leaving an unemployment rate that grows every day. People need new resources to showcase their talents and get their careers back on track.
2. What is Kinzaa?
Kinzaa is a free online career resource center that combines modern design with proven science to provide professionals the resources they need to obtain a career they will treasure.
3. What do I do with a Kinzaa profile?
Share it! Put your Kinzaa profile link on your resume, your LinkedIn, twitter, email signature, and pretty much wherever else you want potential employers to find you. Kinzaa is your personal website to showcase your skills.
4. How can employers contact me?
Kinzaa provides chat so that employers can easily reach you.
5. What does Kinzaa mean?
The name Kinzaa is a variation of the word treasure in many languages including: Japanese (Kinzana), Hindi (Khajana), Urdu (Kinza), Arabic (Kanza), English (Kin-Treasured family members).
6. What free resources are available to Kinzaa users?
Downloadable infographic resume, publicly shareable website, visitor insights, chat. New features are released almost every week!
7. Why infographic resumes?
Short reason: because traditional, text based resumes are boring to read and don't convey all your information.
Long reason: there has been solid research that what matters for happy employers and happy employees are four things:
Our ultimate goal is to ensure that employers get the workers they are looking for, and employees end up working where they want.
8. What's an infographic?
It is a way of expressing information in a visual or graphic form.
9. Why do you need my email address when I register?
For verification. After registering, we'll send you a link to kinzaa.com. You will need to click on the link in order to activate your account. You can send prospective employers or job seekers hyperlinks to your infographic resume only after you activate your account. However, you don't have to wait to activate your account in order to start creating your infographic resume. You can get started right away!
10. Will my email address be publicly displayed on my profile?
In general it’s not a good idea to put personal information such as a phone number or an email address in a public profile. We won't display your email address on your profile.
11. What else will you use my email address for?
We may send you an email to inform you of important updates. However this won't be more than twice a month. We will not sell or give away your email address to anyone else.
12. I didn't get my activation link. What happened?
The email message with your activation link may have been sent to your Spam or Junk Mail folder. If that is the case, please contact us and we will activate your account for you.
13. How do I deactivate my account?
After you login, click on "Account Setting” and choose the "Deactivate account" link. Your deactivated account will stay in our system in case you decide to reactivate. While your account is deactivated, nobody will be able to browse to your profile.