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Founder Coaching

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Does your Startup face Problems?

You are not the only one!

You have a vision. You have big dreams. You have auspicious plans.
You bumped into obstacles and challenges. You got demoralized. You feel stuck.
It is all normal. It was expected to be difficult.
Is this going to stop you? Of course not!
You hop back on the saddle and get things moving again.
Fortunately we are here to help you with just this!

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Carissa Ouellette testimonial
“Christos has been an amazing business coach and mentor! He has helped us think outside the box and see things that we didn't know were there.”
Carissa Ouellette, Cofounder, LIDI Inc


PROBLEM:

You seek (more) Funding

Well, almost everyone does!

PROBLEM:

Your Product needs work

(and you don't fully understand the dev process)
Mediocre functionality. Non-intuitive design. Poor UX. Lackluster features. Bugs/Issues. Technical debt.

PROBLEM:

Your Market Traction is anemic

Lack of a client-oriented approach. Inadequate marketing and sales. Poor pricing and revenue model. Product launch challenges. Competitors eating your breakfast. Struggles scaling up.

PROBLEM:

Your Internal Processes are... not

Startup chaos. Lack of planning. Poor understanding of positions / roles / responsibilities on behalf of the team. Mediocre time management. Inadequate team coordination.

PROBLEM:

Your Team underperforms

Low team commitment. Cofounder challenges. Lack of dedication and motivation. Poor understanding of the vision.

PROBLEM:

Your Blind Spots get in the way

Comfort Zone. Inertia. Lack of industry-specific knowledge. Not knowing what you don't know. Fear of failure. Lack of business expertise. Habits. Biases. Personal boundaries.

I GET IT!

I have been there myself

And I have seen these same challenges on numerous other companies

The good news?
You can do something about it!

There are methodologies and tools. There are tips and tricks. There are tried and tested approaches. There is inspiration, resourcefulness, determination. There is the flame that burns inside you and got you started in the first place.

  • 20+ years in entrepreneurship
  • 30+ companies

Get the help that you need!


01

Fundraise like a veteran

Build a strong business case. Create a solid pitch deck. Find and connect with the right type of investors. Deliver a great pitch. Discover and apply for applicable grants.

02

Get your product on track

Create a productive dev environment. Use the right tools to manage the process. Identify which step(s) underperform. Choose a course of action. Outsource and delegate effectively. Communicate clearly with cross-functional teams.

03

Captivate the Market

Define the right business model. Built a comprehensive Go-to-Market strategy. Launch with a bang. Create your product-market fit roadmap. Instill client-oriented approach in your company's foundation.

04

Make a friend of Organization

Manage the team efficiently. Setup an environment of communication and accountability. Get the roles & responsibilities right. Align the development and business processes. Coordinate the efforts. Manage your time.

05

Build a Team that rocks

Attract the right people. Find and work with cofounder(s). Set clear expectations. Keep the team engaged and motivated. Generate buy-in and excitement. Nurture a strong company culture.

06

Stretch your Limits and Shine

Strengthen your personal leadership. Tackle blind spots. Take the right risks. Be the badass that you are. Set an example. Become the inspiration.

“Success nowadays is not about what you do but about who you are.
To reach higher in business you have to become grander as a person.
Your inner strategies are as important as your outer ones.”
Vagelis Christidis testimonial
“Christos is a real 'swiss army knife' for startups! He has helped with our marketing strategy, our product's user experience and much more.”
Vagelis Christidis, Cofounder/CEO, SmartBot360

MEET YOUR COACH

Christos Kritikos | Emerging Humanity
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EPIC SBDC

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NSF I-Corps

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SeedStars

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Advisor

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ADEI Foundation

Program Manager

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HERE IS THE PROCESS

READY TO MOVE FORWARD?

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Kevin Osorno testimonial
“Christos' passion for my progress each week and his jovial mood are empowering. He is clear about my next steps and his corresponding advice. I could not have asked for a better startup coach!”
Kevin Osorno, Founder/CEO, Neoboard

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