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Vassilena Valchanova

Digital Strategist & Trainer
I've been a long time Buffer user and it can do wonders for small teams that want to scale content production on social media. An NGO's whole content process relies on a Trello + Buffer Zapier integration which lets us be consistent with content, although we work solely with volunteer content creators.

David Kelly

General Manager at
I used to lead many of the social channels at Fox Corporation when I was a Product Manager for News Corp. To push out messages on social, we were early users of the Buffer platform. To this day, I use Buffer to schedule social messages — and I'm friends with a few Buffer guys so I know the tool extra-well.

Hannah Parvaz

Head of Growth at
What can I say? Need to get some socials scheduled? Buffer has always been my preferred tool. If this is something you'd like to discuss, just let me know in your message.

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Jess Bahr

Sr. Director, Growth & Analytics at
Buffer is my go-to personal platform for social media. I previously worked for an enterprise-level social media publishing tool, SocialFlow, but still used Buffer while there.

“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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Head of Growth at
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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.
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  • 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).

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