FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
HOW LONG DOES A TYPICAL PROJECT LAST?
A typical project will last between 2 weeks and one month. However, based on the needs of the small business, the timeline of a project may vary.
CAN STUDENTS GET COMPENSATED FOR THE PROJECTS THEY WORK ON THROUGH EQUALYZE?
Small businesses are able to price projects according to their preferences. Some projects will be priced for monetary compensation, while others may be priced without monetary compensation. The majority of projects involve some form of monetary compensation.
WHAT STUDENTS DOES EQUALYZE AIM TO PROVIDE OPPORTUNITIES TO?
Equalyze aims to provide opportunities to current undergraduate students. For students not in this position who are still interested in working with us, please feel free to send us a note at the Contact tab.
WHAT TYPES OF PROJECTS DO STUDENTS WORK ON?
Some of the projects that students may work on are including but not limited to marketing, social media, research, website development, budgeting, etc.
WHAT SMALL BUSINESSES DOES EQUALYZE AIM TO SERVE?
Equalyze aims to serve small businesses primarily in the Baltimore community. We hope to provide affordable consultation services to small businesses who need an extra set of hands to support daily tasks such as, but not limited to, marketing, social media, research, website development, etc. If you are a small business interested in learning more about what services Equalyze could provide for you, please reach us through our Contact Form and we will get back to you within 48 hours.
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF EQUALYZE IN THIS RELATIONSHIP?
The Equalyze team serves to connect and maintain the relationship between the student and the small business. We have done thorough research and identified a pool of talented students looking for experience that are eager to work with small businesses who can use an extra set of hands. Equalyze also works closely with the small business to hear their story, address their needs and hand pick a student for their specific project. Finally, once connected, Equalyze will offer check-ins for the two parties on an agreed upon basis to ensure the project is running smoothly and offer support where needed.
HOW DOES EQUALYZE COMMUNICATE WITH THE STUDENTS AND SMALL BUSINESSES?
Equalyze will communicate with students and small businesses via email, phone, and video chat.