$300 / month
1 call per month (60min/call)
Unlimited Q&A via chat
Expect responses in 24 hours or less
One-off sessions are a great option if you’re looking for specific advice on a certain topic.
Having a good resume on hand when going on the job hunt is crucial, and will make your search a lot easier. Even if you're not looking for a new position right now, having an up-to-date CV that sells your experience to future potential employers …
Sometimes, a strategy is needed to accomplish a future career change, or simply to get further in your current position. Should you go back to school? Look for a new job? Learn a new set of skills by yourself? Become a freelancer? One of our …
Some big interviews coming up? In this 1-hour session, a mentor with hiring experience will act as a technical interviewer and ask you some standard hiring questions that you might hear in one of your future interview too, and will evaluate your replies. As a …
I am a Front End Software Engineer with over 10 years of experience at various tech companies, currently based in Toronto, Canada.
I am currently working at Square and was previously at Coinbase, Taplytics. I also mentor at Lighthouse Labs: Canada's Leading Coding Bootcamp.
I have professional, hands-on experience mentoring multiple software engineers from interns, to intermediate to senior level, including building a mentorship program.
I have worked on multiple varieties of projects and products. These projects include leading and launching products from 0-1 to beta and full public access released to 2 million+ users. I have experience with front end architecture, improving the performance of a web application, scalability, and reliability, along with improving the efficiency and velocity of a team.
I started my career at an advertising agency, and from there I worked at a consultancy, and then multiple startup product companies before transitioning into larger tech companies. In my free time, I like playing video games, working out, reading, climbing, golfing, and jamming on my guitar.
As a mentor, I can help you:
- Enhance your resume and make it stand out
- Progress in your present job and construct a personal growth strategy
- Transition your career to software engineering
- Navigate the complexities of the tech industry, including understanding company hierarchies, promotion criteria, and strategies for long-term career success
- Prepare for technical screenings, pair programming, and system design interviews
- Improve mastery by code reviewing and working through current projects or take-home assignments
- Create an impressive portfolio with coding expertise through coding projects
Feel free to apply to one of the plans or book a session to get started.
* If my plans don't suit you, please send an inquiry and I'll create a custom plan for you at an agreed price.
5 out of 5 stars
Phong always provided solid advice and experience sharing with me for the last half of the year, which made many solid references to help me resolve the challenges I faced at my work at many critical moments. Thank you Phong : )
5 out of 5 stars
I had a good conversation with Phong discussing the current job market and the viability of me moving forward at this point in my career. He offered some helpful advice and encouragement based on where things stand, and after the session he sent me several helpful links to work on my foundational React skills.
5 out of 5 stars
Phong is a great mentor.
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We will send you a quick email if Phong has new open spots for mentorship, and only in that case!