Founder Coaching | Emerging Humanity
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Founder Coaching

Get Results with Tailored Plan and Accountability

Getting guidance can mean the difference between launching a successful startup and burning through your funding with zero return. Our coaching will give you the cold, hard truths and the right kind of support to push you forward. Check our packages and let us know how we can help you.

Pitch Deck and Early Funding | Emerging Humanity

Pitch Deck and Early Funding

Create a Solid Pitch Deck and Pursue Angel or Seed Funding

Pitch Deck and Early Funding
 

Prototype and MVP | Emerging Humanity

Prototype and MVP

Define your Product Roadmap and Proceed with Prototyping and Development

Prototype and MVP
 

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Market Fit and Series A

Organize your Business Activities, Find Product-Market Fit, and Raise Series A

Market Fit and Series A
 

Emerging Humanity Founder Coaching
 

Our Coaching Packages Include

  • Initial assessment
  • Individualized step-by-step action plan
  • Tools, resources, templates as necessary
  • 1-on-1 sessions with Christos
  • Personalized guidance and tailored insights
  • Access to the Emerging Humanity network

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Leverage our Expertise and...


01

Boost your product

Setup a productive dev environment. Identify which step(s) underperform. Fine tune and prioritize your roadmap. Manage with the right tools. Communicate clearly with cross-functional teams.

02

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 a client-oriented approach in your company's foundation.

03

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.

04

Build a Team that rocks

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

05

Make a friend of Organization

Setup an environment of transparency and accountability. Define clear roles & responsibilities. Align dev and business processes. Coordinate the efforts. Manage effectively.

06

Stretch your Limits and Shine

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

Take your Startup to the Next Level

CHOOSE YOUR COACHING GOAL

Pitch Deck and Early Funding | Emerging Humanity

Pitch Deck and Early Funding

Create a Solid Pitch Deck and Pursue Angel or Seed Funding

Whether raising seed funds or applying for grants, delivering the right info the right way is of vital importance. We leverage our methodology to identify mission, audience, value proposition, competitive advantages, and monetization scenarios. We then help you create a pitch deck that presents your company in the best possible light and gives your audience the information they need the way they expect it. This process also frames the key elements of your business and boosts your confidence when talking with investors. We pair that with the appropriate presentation tips to maximize your chances of success!

  • Outline your mission and vision
  • Validate your idea and collect applicable metrics
  • Estimate your resource requirements
  • Create a solid pitch deck
  • Identify your best funding options
  • Fine tune your pitch delivery skills
  • Build up your confidence presenting to investors

Complete the Startup Questionnaire See how it works

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Prototype and MVP | Emerging Humanity

Prototype and MVP

Define your Product Roadmap and Proceed with Prototyping and Development

Going from idea to finished product can look overwhelming. We can help you with tools and methodologies that streamline the process. We start with customer journeys, key functionalities, and product features. We then use industry-standard formats to create product specifications that are both useful & usable! This process ensures that your vision and business priorities are reflected in your product roadmap. We can also help you find the right people, manage your cross-functional team, maintain visibility in the development process, and make sure you get maximum return on your valuable resources.

  • Define your product vision and value proposition
  • Identify key product features
  • Create a development roadmap
  • Define your Go-to-Market strategy
  • Develop/Launch your product
  • Get early traction and market feedback

Complete the Startup Questionnaire See how it works

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Market Fit and Series A | Emerging Humanity

Market Fit and Series A

Organize your Business Activities, Find Product-Market Fit, and Raise Series A

Translating early market traction into consistent and sustainable growth requires coordinating numerous moving pieces across your company. We identify the important priorities and the dangerous obstacles. We establish processes for collecting market feedback and improving the operational efficiency of your activities. We define KPIs and metrics to quantify progress. We help you stay the course of fine-tuning your product until it "clicks" with the market. And all along we support you in your entrepreneurial path and its challenges.

  • Assess strengths, weaknesses and priorities
  • Define metrics, KPIs, goals, and milestones
  • Collect and analyze customer feedback
  • Launch improvements and measure success
  • Optimize the use of your resources
  • Create your growth & scale strategy

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MEET YOUR COACH

Christos Kritikos

Startup Strategist · Product Expert · Dreamer
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I have more than two decades in entrepreneurship as a (co)founder, business consultant, and mentor. My goal is to support products & services that combine market success with positive impact. Coaching is not only about startup strategy; it is about helping the founder be a better entrepreneur. I look forward to working with you!

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OUR COACHING PROCESS

    Before you Commit

  1. Complete the startup questionnaire
  2. Get on a deep-dive call with Christos
  3. Receive tailored insights and suggestions
  4. Agree on overall direction and priorities
  5. Decide if you want to move forward

  6. After you Commit

  7. We identify goals and success metrics
  8. We establish comprehensive action plan
  9. We agree on frequency for 1-on-1 sessions
  10. We make sure you get results!

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Hear from Other Founders


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
Darrell Pickens testimonial
“Christos' mentoring has been an instrumental part to helping me grow. His incredibly insightful questions and thoughts provoke me to think at a higher level in a way that drives progress.”
Darrell Pickens, Founder/CEO, Relay on Demand
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
Cathy Sartorio testimonial
“Christos offered clear guidance and efficient tools to get to the heart of a startup's needs. I really appreciate his attentive listening and the clarity of his responses adapted to the audience needs.”
Cathy Sartorio, Entrepreneur

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