Emre Birol tells us how reliable consultancy service in the field of university, graduate, summer school, language education and certificate programs abroad awaits you at ONEDU.
First of all, how are you and your family doing?
Emre Birol: Hello, perfect thank you. Everyone is safe and healthy.
Tell us about you, your career, and how you founded ONEDU.
Emre Birol: I spent 8 years in the U.S for a bachelor’s degree. I studied business administration at the National University and attended a few colleges before that. I have worked with international students and schools for a long time. Then I decided to be in the education part of it. I came to Turkey and started my own company.
How does ONEDU market its product/services online?
Emre Birol: We have Google and social media partners. All of our services and products are filtered by our counselors and marketed to the right people by our team.
How the coronavirus pandemic affects your business and how did you get through it?
Emre Birol: To be honest we did not get hurt at all. Since we started our company we use technology in all of our services. It was easy to adapt our clients to the services we provide.
What specific tools, software, and management skills are you using to manage your online marketing?
Emre Birol: Our CRM is designed to help our team and clients to follow up with all of their needs until they complete the service. The most important part of our business is to keep clients updated whenever they need information. Our system automatically informs them about what to do next.
Who are your competitors? And how do you plan to stay in the game?
Emre Birol: There are many companies in the business but not everyone is doing the same thing. There are thousands of schools and every agent can represent a different school. We mostly focus on what our target market needs and which schools to provide them in order to provide their needs.
Your final thoughts?
Emre Birol: Thank you for asking those questions. We as representatives always try to help students to find a better career and are happy to talk about those details with you.