Software Engineer @ Microsoft
Works at Microsoft. Lives in Kenya
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October 2021 - Present
July 2019 - September 2021
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To prevent users from abusing the system and respect the mentors' time, we don't provide free calls. However, if you are not satisfied with your session, you can request a refund up til 7 days after your first session. No questions asked.
Sessions are 30 minutes long. It's important that you tell us what you want to talk about on the booking form so that the mentor can prepare beforehand. Most mentees find that 30 minutes is enough time to get the advice they need to get unstuck.
Yes. Many mentees book mentors on a weekly or biweekly basis. Phone calls are so productive that you'll find that you'll have some action items after the call. Once you've handled these items, you might want to book another call.
Experts want to help. They want to give back to the community that helped them succeed. Speaking with smart, serious people is a win-win situation for them as they get to learn too.
Each mentor page has the expert's job title and areas of expertise. Please read their bio to see what they can help you. We have experts who specialize in different areas such as product management, design, marketing, business, and software engineering. We have successful entrepreneurs who founded and sold multi-million dollar tech companies, sold companies, and raised millions in venture funding.
When you book a call, we determine your timezone and will suggest times that will work for you and the mentor. We have mentors available worldwide. The time you see where it says "Next Available" is the time in your timezone.
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