Join the Community
Your guide to becoming an active Braintrust Community builder, contributor, and participant.
The purpose of this community doc is to serve as a resource for Braintrust Community builders and contributors.
If you're interested in applying to the Braintrust Talent Network, create a Braintrust Talent Account and refer to your Talent homepage for information.

New Community Member Braintrust Checklist

Step 1. Create a Braintrust Account

Create an account on the Braintrust website. All types of accounts are where your Braintrust wallet can be accessed and where your earned BTRST tokens will be granted.
Talent Account
Connector Account
Client Account
Talent Accounts are for community members interested in becoming Approved Talent on Braintrust to apply for jobs in the network. *Braintrust Approved Talent will be assigned the Level 2 status for going through the rigorous vetting process. Join the Braintrust Discord and share your Approved Talent profile link with the yellow check-mark to skip Level 1.
Connector accounts are for community members interested in actively growing the network either by referring clients and talent or building as a contributor. Connector accounts are not designed to help you find a job on Braintrust.
The Client account is for clients interested in hiring talent on Braintrust.

Step 2. Join the Braintrust Discord Server

Join the official Braintrust Discord Server and connect with the community in real-time!
Join the Braintrust Discord Server!
Discord
Join the Braintrust Discord Server.

Step 3. Uplevel your Discord Membership status

Advance to Level 1 by completing your first quest: Showing proof of work to level up in Discord is one way to let us know you're not a robot. It's also a great way to raise your hand so other members of the Braintrust Network can start getting to know you better. There are a couple different types of proof of work. You need only submit one
  1. 1.
    Join the Braintrust Platform and watch the “Welcome to Braintrust” Academy Course.
    1. 1.
      Log-into your Braintrust account (https://www.usebraintrust.com/join).
    2. 2.
      Click on the LEARN tab. Select the Welcome to Braintrust Course Module. You will need to sign-into your Braintrust account to access the video.
    3. 3.
      You will receive a 404 unless you are logged-in to your Braintrust account or Braintrust Academy account. (https://academy.usebraintrust.com/courses/welcome-to-braintrust)
2. At the end of the “Welcome to Braintrust” Academy Course, you will prompted to submit your proof-of-work in the Google Form. You need only submit one.
Proof of Work Option 1: Discord message link to a completed bounty. Check out the bounties in the “bounties” section.
Proof of Work - Option 2: Braintrust Profile link.
3. You'll be assigned your Level 1 Discord Role shortly.

Where can I learn more about Braintrust?

**Please note, your Discord Level Status is not associated with your Braintrust Approved Status. All Braintrust talent activity happens on the Braintrust Talent Platform. Discord is a separate platform where anyone can level up, regardless of being a Braintrust talent.