We're set to transform family life just like Zipcar changed car rentals, Airbnb changed travelling, Linkedin changed professional life. The BIG picture: 59% of families are overwhelmed. Families need a just-in-time flexible mobile global solution to manage child, elder and illness care.
A 4G company (Good, Great, Global, Giving) with a triple impact (individuals, employers, society), we're passionate and experienced with 12k+ users and growing revenues, now focused on scaling. Invoke Labs (Hootsuite) alumnus. Cartier Global Women Entrepreneur 2015 Finalists.
Getting helped and helping creates happiness and community. People can GROUPsource by… · More activating personal networks for peer-to-peer help. They can add options by MARKETsourcing paid helpers (acting as lead gen for agencies).
We make money with families (who pay to recruit) and employers (who pay subscription to support their employees). Forbes Jan 2015 “Workplace stress is responsible for $190b in annual US health care costs.”
August 2015—Activate personal networks to help with child or elder care.
myCrew is a free app that lets you quickly find out who is available to help, confirm with them and let everyone else know the problem is solved. You can… · More simultaneously ask friends and trusted people in your networks, using your phone's contact list, but contrary to a group chat or email, they receive the request individually and you can see all the options available to you. Own the moment. Be spontaneous again!
Whether you need to see who can help with babysitting this weekend, can pick up kids if you are running late or do carpool for the school team this week, myCrew is here to help. And it can remember the group you asked, so the next time, it's even easier!
myCrew is built to make life simpler: your request is a Twitter like in it's length, replies are limited to Yes/No/Maybe, you can easily update and resend, and it integrates seamlessly into your calendars. All in real time, as things happen, from anywhere you happen to be.
myCrew makes groupsourcing assistance possible. What is groupsourcing? Groupsourcing is the practice of broadcasting requests to groups of people in order to discover who can provide something that is needed either online or offline. The request could be of help, support, services, ideas, content, things or contributions. It's the practice of soliciting assistance from a groups of people that are formed by friends, trusted personal networks and specific communities, rather than from unconnected strangers, traditional employees or suppliers. Groupsourcing enables transactions where the parties both give and receive/receive value through participation, connection and community.
* Create Requests: Send requests stating what you need and when. Add location and details if you want to. Send to individual contacts from your contact list, add and remove as you want - you can always change and update the list the task is sent to. You can create groups to send to, called Crews.
* Create Crews: Crews are groups of people that you link together because the fit a certain aspect of your life (e.g. family, best friends, sitters, parents of the kids in the team or class). Easily Add or Remove group participants.
* Flexible and Fast: If your situation has changed or your problem has been solved, alert all who you can contacted in one click.
August 2014—Easiest way to find great help for child or elder care!
myBestHelper.com is the simplest way to find nannies, babysitters and eldercare near you. Search for helpers in your neighbourhood, filter results based on… · More your requirements and view helper profiles.
Sign up for our Free Basic Account to: •Search for helpers near you •Filter results by your basic requirements •View detailed helper profiles •Save your favourite candidates to a shortlist •Upload your own babysitters & nannies to your contact list so they’re handy in one place •Already have a favourites list on our website? It syncs with your desktop account
Subscribe and: •Send a message to your favourites candidates through the app — keep your personal contact information private until you’re ready to share. •Download helpers’ contact information straight into your address book
We know that life can be messy and a day never goes exactly as planned. That’s why we’ve created a real solution for real parents. Our subscription allows you to contact an unlimited number of helpers so when life interrupts, you can pick up where you left off without worry. And if you don’t find what you’re looking for or your situation changes, we honour our 100% money-back guarantee.