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I coach entrepreneurs and startups to avoid any roadblocks and build businesses that succeed.
You can either book one of the plans or if you are new to mentorship I suggest booking one of my sessions to get started. I am a Round 2 judge for the ABH 2023 (Jack Ma Foundation). It means I am in closer contact with 50 of the continents top finalists and have a deeper understanding of what investors are looking for in startups across the globe. I will be directly involved in interviewing the founders/co-founders. A lot of valuable learnings that I can pass on to you.
Here is what my mentees have to say;
"Eric has challenged my thinking and encouraged and help me to grow personally and professionally! I really enjoy talking to him and the tasks he is giving are useful and lead to a better understanding of myself and my business career. If you are stuck or overwhelmed in your current situation and need someone to give you clarity and advice, talk to Eric!" Alexander Sachs – CTO – SCIPIO Global GmbH
"Eric has been an essential part of my journey as a solopreneur. He's been so proactive and helpful knowing exactly where do I need to focus on and helping me plan and deploy the best strategy towards the success of my business. Thanks Eric for all your support, knowledge and help, I couldn't have known all the steps and insights from myself and your expertise has definitely made my path easier and promising. Looking forward to see more amazing outcomes working with you." - Miguel Lorenzo, Founder of www.filma.app
"What you get with Eric is proactive mentorship. One that often makes the first move to check up on you, giving you feedback when you least expected it. This is a testament to the quality of care that Eric gives to his mentees. I would recommend!" -- Zhen Ming Ng, Founder of www.workground.co
"Eric is one of the best Mentors I have worked with. He brings in knowledge, patience and follows give first philosophy - tries to bond with you first, understand your strengths and weaknesses before giving his opinion. His remarks are subtle and mostly pushes you to look deeper into yourself. He goes to extra length to help you succeed, be it call/resources, helping you prepare pitches or finding right contacts to help you grow business. Sessions with him helped me look into my mistakes and strengths I have been missing. Will highly recommend to business owners looking for funding or individuals thinking of starting a new business." -- Shivam Verma, Founder Ledgerwise.com
Read more testimonials at - ericmentors.com
Starting even before Facebook and Google existed I was involved with IBM's first E-Commerce store, NHL, Mercedes Benz, Merill Lynch and Bacardi Canada to build communities + mktg strategies to increase traction by <300% in a very short span.
I am known in the industry for always getting the job done 100%, on time, working alongside large teams collaboratively in NY, Toronto and running my own startup successfully - https://bit.ly/3ZjxCuu
I specialize in providing support and guidance to entrepreneurs and startups in;
• Business setup / Entrepreneurship -- With a certification from Wharton University, USA, I can help you validate your ideas and concepts, outline your business processes, validate your business pitches, and create effective marketing and branding strategies.
• Business Opportunities / Investments -- As someone who has worked with founders and angel investors in NY, Toronto, Singapore, and Dubai, I can help you navigate the investment and business opportunities available in any of these countries.
• Leadership skills / Personal Development -- I have completed leadership courses under Steven Covey/Brian Tracy in Toronto and can assist you in developing your leadership skills and coming up with goal-oriented plans.
• Creative / Corporate Communications -- I can help you with creative and corporate communications, lead generation/growth hacking, social media, influencer marketing campaigns, and corporate and personal branding strategies.
• Corporate & Personal Branding -- I offer expertise in corporate and personal branding, helping you establish a strategic plan to position yourself as an industry authority and differentiate yourself from competitors.
• Validation of Ideas -- a crucial step in the startup process. By brainstorming with someone who can question the sustainability of your ideas, we can work together to organize and lay the foundation for your big startup.
Presently I coach startups on 6-month programs through SEEDSTARS and other platforms. I also help business students at RMIT University - Australia and Vietnam, Magic (https://central.mymagic.my/mentor/34/viewMentor/9874/Eric+Jude) and Futurelab.
When I’m not working, I dabble in photography and the arts. Practicing Vipassana meditation continues to help me tackle difficult situations with a calm mind. I also volunteer my time as a tandem cyclist for the blind, which has been incredibly rewarding.
If you are an Entrepreneur or SME owner facing a crisis, challenge or just need to navigate your way in the right direction let’s talk.
My expectations for a successful mentoring/coaching relationship:
An open mind and be ready to hustle and market yourself to success
5 out of 5 stars
A very good mentor, helped me out with a lot of things, very flexible throughout our mentorship despite time zone differences.
5 out of 5 stars
I recently had the privilege of being mentored by Eric for a month, and I can wholeheartedly say that it was an incredibly enriching experience. Eric's guidance and support were instrumental in refining my long-term goals and helping me address my shortcomings effectively. From the outset, Eric exhibited a profound understanding of my aspirations and was keen on helping me shape them into a concrete vision. His ability to listen attentively and ask thought-provoking questions challenged me to think deeper about my ambitions, ultimately leading to a more refined and well-defined goal. What truly stood out during my mentorship with Eric was his remarkable skill in identifying my weaknesses and areas for improvement in record time. It was almost uncanny how he pinpointed exactly where I needed to focus my efforts, demonstrating his keen observational abilities and extensive experience in mentoring. With a gentle and patient approach, Eric guided me through strategies and techniques to overcome these shortcomings, turning them into stepping stones towards my growth. Eric's patience and experience truly set him apart as a mentor. He consistently created a safe and open environment where I felt comfortable discussing my concerns and seeking guidance. He didn't just provide answers; instead, he encouraged me to think critically and find solutions myself, fostering a sense of empowerment that will undoubtedly serve me well in the future. In a fast-paced world, finding a mentor who not only understands your goals but also invests the time and effort to guide you through challenges is a rarity. Eric's mentorship transcended my expectations, and I am immensely grateful for the knowledge and insights he shared during our short but impactful time together. If you're seeking a mentor who possesses a profound understanding of your aspirations, the ability to identify your areas of growth with finesse, and the patience to guide you through your journey, I wholehearte
5 out of 5 stars
We had the pleasure of having an introductory session with Eric, and it was truly exceptional. Eric's vast experience and expertise in scaling organizations were evident from the start. He not only provided us with valuable insight and feedback but also went above and beyond our expectations. We are eagerly looking forward to collaborating closely with Eric again in the near future, as we believe his strategic mentorship will greatly benefit our organization. I highly recommend Eric as a trusted partner and mentor, possessing extensive knowledge across various industries.
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