WHO WE ARE

We are the women of Punjab IT Board (PITB) who have taken the liability of empowering the women of Pakistan and bringing them forward in the workforce on our shoulders.

WHAT WE DO

We conduct training programs for women who want to pursue their careers as entrepreneurs.

WHY WE DO IT

To make women self sustainable and independent, eventually heading towards a gender balanced entrepreneurial ecosystem and better economy of the country.

WHERE & WHEN

The sessions are held in Arfa Software Technology Park (Lahore). We start a new cycle every 2-3 months.

COLLABORATIONS

First time in the history of Pakistan, an initiative has joined hands with Facebook to promote women empowerment. Herself will work in collaboration with Facebook’s initiative #SheMeansBusiness to promote and encourage women who want to become successful entrepreneurs and highlight their success stories on the latter’s global platform.

#SheMeansBusiness

A campaign by Facebook in which their global website showcases many individual women who have succeeded in creating their enterprises or are building their futures.

Success stories of Pakistani women

With Herself’s collaboration with Facebook, we are bringing Pakistani women on a global platform. All self-made women who have succeeded in their careers and are making a difference will be given the opportunity to showcase their work on SheMeansBusiness’s global website.

image2Training of Facebook incorporated

The training on how to run a business using Facebook, Instagram and whatsApp has been incorporated in our program. It targets all women who are at any level familiar with Facebook and want to use it for promotion of their brands.

With Herself providing pre incubation training to women and incorporating Facebook’s training on running a business through their platform, we can foresee fruitful results, marking success of this collaboration! We will consider our purpose fulfilled when we see more and more women in workspaces contributing towards better economy.

OUR SUPPORTERS

TRAININGS

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

We teach you how to be confident, self-assured, and to an extent, diplomatic.

CV BUILDING & INTERVIEWINGs

The important elements and preferable formats of CV’s are discussed along with the best answers to important interview questions.

BRAND PERCEPTION

The training revolves around how to make a brand name and publicize it to attract the target market

CONTENT WRITING BLOGGING

This is to teach how to write engaging and precise content and how to start a blog for your venture.

MARKETING PR + FACEBOOK

An important part of running a business is to market it and build contacts for PR. This training also comprises of a session on doing marketing using Facebook.

FREELANCING

We get some of the expert freelancers for this training. They teach how to make an account, make a good profile and how to do bidding to get orders.

SALES

The focus of this session is to convey skills and strategies for successful sales. It also teaches customer retention and feedback importance.

FINANCE

Managing finances is not an easy job. While taking care of orders and sales it is essential to keep record of expenses. Hence we have a separate training on this subject.

PROJECT/OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

We have our own Project and Operations managers for this training who explain the dynamics of team building and operations handling.

GRAPHIC
DESIGNING

After finalizing a name for your company, the next most important tool is your logo! We make sure to enable you to design your own by putting all your heart into it.

WEB DESIGNING

If you want a website for your brand, we will provide you all the skills you’ll need!

PHOTOGRAPHY

This session focuses on product as well as general photography.

E-COMERCE

Here, we teach you all you need to know about launching a business online!

BASICS OF CONTENT MARKETING

This training is in line with content writing and marketing trainings, so we make sure you extract maximum output from our program!

HOW TO BE YOUR OWN BOSS

To get work done, you need to be your own boss. This is a great training for you to learn management.

TRAINERS

Vicky Zhaung Yi-Yin

Vicky Zhaung Yi-Yin

Director Operations at Olomopolo Media
Osama Rasool

Osama Rasool

Business Development Manager at Bayt.com
Sana Mela

Sana Mela

Communications and Enterprise Development
Usama Tauqeer

Usama Tauqeer

Founder and CEO Alooclan
Bilal Mubarek

Bilal Mubarek

CTO Alooclan
Momina Mindeel

Momina Mindeel

Content Producer, MangoBaaz

TEAM

Dr. Umar Saif

Dr. Umar Saif

Chariman PITB
Atif Mumtaz

Atif Mumtaz

Director Entrepreneurship PITB
Sajid Latif

Sajid Latif

Director General E-Governance, PITB
Syeda Fatima Agha

Syeda Fatima Agha

Program Manager
Mehnaz Mughal

Mehnaz Mughal

Program Officer

CONTACT US