Innovation Mentors are individuals with deep industry, product innovation management, and entrepreneurship experience. They work with the companies pro bono, without expectation of reward or compensation, will share of their knowledge and guidance freely, and will open their networks when appropriate. Mentors are what make Zeru unique and each Zeru program unique. The success of the companies is a direct result of the generous contributions of mentors. Zeru Way articulates the values and characteristics of mentorship in the FOZ community. It reads as follows:
At Zeru we focus on the individual. We believe that helping a person maintain their passion is important. This means that our strategy empowers the individual in 3 core areas:
If these values describe you, let's collaborate!
Types of Mentorship:
Your mentors are divided into two main groups: Innovation Mentors and mentors. The difference here is time commitment, not ability to help. Innovation Mentors spend more time with companies while mentors help out where they can.
Becoming an Official Zeru Innovation Mentor:
A Few Other Points on Mentoring at Zeru:
Thank You for Your Interest:
Mentors are an important part of what makes Zeru an amazing collaborative experience. Thank you for your interest in giving your time and energy to our community.
Anthony is one of our best clients. Maybe not all the process of developing the product was so smooth, but it is definitely productive cooperation with the nice product as a result. Recommended working with.
Sergey Vysotskiy - Owner, JT
I have been in communication with Anthony since 2006. He would listened to my dreams and putting them to reality. From business plan, logo, building a website that millions of viewers would compliment us. He has taken my website to a whole other level. If there is an idea to improve my business he is always there. With that being said he has helped Hoshing Realtors to build a successful online presence. Hence, he has earned my highest recommendation.
Tanya Hoshing - Owner, HR
Mentors have deep industry, product innovation management, and entrepreneurship experience.