Our group was brainstorming on our personal issues with the education system as it is, and we realized that almost none of us were pursuing the careers we'd studied for most of college. We thought about why we ended up pursuing fields other than the ones we studied in, and realized that part of it had to do with the obscurity of the path that had been shown to us.
What it does
It connects students with companies and lets them know exactly what skills and qualifications companies are looking for.
How I built it
Lots of teamwork and very little sleep.
Challenges I ran into
It's hard to focus when you're sleep deprived, even as students.
Accomplishments that I'm proud of
Having something to show at all.
What I learned
Come prepared with ideas.
What's next for Pathfinder
Getting the word out for people who want to use it.