Drift Experts

Kanako Tone

Manager, Marketing Operations at accesscorp.com
I'm Drift certified and have extensively used it for website conversion activities. This tool is very unique as it requires sales enablement/coaching, which I have experience with as well.

Christoph Schachner

Head of Growth at WeAreDevelopers
Having used Drift on my own website but also optimizing the setup for our clients by talking to their IT department, has gotten me in a position where I can say I know how to make the most out of it.

Matthew Hammon

Director of Demand Generation Marketing at
At Sentient I developed intuitive conversational marketing pathways to qualify (and route) prospects based on their fitness and relavance with our marketing technology product. We used a combination of firmographic enrichment functions from Clearbit paired with Q&A qualification to increase the quality and consistency of leads.

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Trevor Fox

Director of Growth at
The ultimate 80/20 rule marketing tool. Depending on the use case, Drift can be 5x over-implemented but it can also be one of the most effective parts of a lead gen program.

“Extremely helpful call with Jason. He genuinely wanted to help and asked questions before the session. Awesome CRO advice that we’ll immediately implement. Will definitely be booking another session when we’re ready!”

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Joseph Alongi
Founder and CEO at
Mentor Kosta Panagoulias

Max completely blew my mind and now I have to reconsider everything I thought I knew about B2B SaaS analytics. We mostly discussed Mixpanel, Google Analytics and Amplitude. How they should be properly setup and some advanced considerations with them.

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Jan Kuzel
Head of Growth at
Mentor Aazar Ali Shad

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How Growth Mentor works?

Step 1. Browse mentors

Browse through our list of +200 mentors using the filters. Make sure to read their profiles and reviews in depth, and make your choice.

Step 2. Send session request

Found the perfect mentor for you? Awesome, time to request a call. Tell them a bit about your situation, choose a time, and get it set on your calendar.

Step 3. Get on 1:1 call

Time for the call, yay! Make sure you show up on time and prepared to make the most out of it. Pro tip: Ask your mentor if it’s ok to record the screen so you can take notes later.

Why talk to a Drift expert?

How a growth mentor can help you with Drift:

  • You just signed up to Drift and you want to get started using best practice methodologies
  • You’re integrating Drift with other business systems and are considering using Segment or direct API and need some guidance since you’re non-technical.
  • You’re using Drift for chat but want to take it to the next level with fancy bot sequences and want to brainstorm strategies before you get tactical
  • You’re using dozens of other tools along and want ideas on how to increase ROI by leveraging Zapier to tie them together intelligently
  • You’d like to talk to someone who not only knows inbound and outbound sales, but knows it in the context of Drift, the tool that YOU use
  • You’re paying a lot for Drift and are only using a small % of available features and aren’t too happy about it

Whether it’s your first time setting up Drift or you’re an experienced Drift user that’s been using it for years, it can’t hurt to speak to other Drift experts to get their take on how to maximize the impact of this incredibly powerful tool.

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We have a very detailed filter system for you to sort the mentors. Filters like areas of expertise, tools, language, price and industry.

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Three choices:

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Mentors and mentees are able to set their communication tools in their profile settings.

It is a good idea to connect with the other person once the session is accepted and the details are given. This ensures that the correct details were given and when it is time to start, you can start on time.

Here are some tips on how to get the maximum bang for your time on growth mentor calls.

  • Come into this with realistic expectations. They’re mentors, not magicians.
  • Ask your mentor if they’d be cool with you recording your screen with Loom
  • Give contextual information to help paint the picture of your current situation.
  • Growth mentors will be asking you lots of questions, answer them as honest as possible.
  • Don’t be afraid to push the boundaries of question asking. Be inquisitive. Stories are gold.
  • Don’t feel pressure, just relax. There’s no right/wrong way to do this. Avoid binary thinking.
  • Try to form mental patterns, especially if you speak with multiple mentors. Pay attention to metadata.
  • Embrace alternative views. Ask the mentors to play devil’s advocate and challenge your assumptions.
  • Be friendly and authentic. If you’re likable, the mentors will be your biggest supporters (even after the call is over).

Yup! Many of the mentors offer monthly coaching packages for members who want to really dive deep into a specific area.

Each mentor creates their own package so what they offer and the price vary from mentor to mentor. You can find their coaching info at the top of their profile.

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