If you are here after adoring Flipkart, Amazon, Uber, aiming to grow at the speed of rocket, I am sorry it doesn’t work this way. Entrepreneurship is about madness to pursue your passion. Success, money, name are all by products which may or may not come by. I am assuring you that you will fail … Read moreWhat is your best piece of advice for entrepreneurs who are struggling with motivation?
You’re not lost or confused, you haven’t even started. Take a deep breath, and remember that happiness is what you’re chasing. Not fundraising, not money, not awards or accolades. What most of you are doing is allowing your insecurities to dictate your angst because you’re so passionate to “show” your parents or friends that you’re … Read moreWhat is the most important mindset for a young entrepreneur?
“You must do the thing you think you cannot do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt “Never compromise a dream. Always compromise on how it will come true.” – Mike Dooley “Be a voice, not an echo.” – Unknown “One day you will wake up and there won’t be any more time to do the things you’ve always … Read moreSome deep meaningful quotes
We all shouted with joy as we celebrated the New Year. “Hector,” my friend Peter said, “This is the year — I’m committed. I will start my own business in 2019!” “That’s fantastic, Pete! Congratulations! I wish you huge success!” I said. That was Peter’s New Year’s resolution. I just remembered this event because my … Read moreWhat is the best/wisest advice ever given to you by someone of an older generation?
Henry Ford made over 15 million Model Tcars. For decades, the Model T was the longest production run of any automobile model in history until the Volkswagen Beetle surpassed it in 1972. Before the Model T, cars were a luxury item. In 1909, the price of a Model T car was $825. By 1925 Ford … Read moreWhy do many dropouts from school excel in some fields?
For years I struggled with delegating. Sometimes, fear of losing control of the task would hold me back. Other times, pressed by time, I would simply do the job myself rather than invest that time in teaching someone else. I’ve also had my bad experiences, delegated assignments that were poorly done or missed my deadlines. … Read moreWhat are some hacks that everyone should know?
Luigi is very smart. He’s the perfect student, always in the top 3% of his class. Soon after Luigi graduates with honors, he starts searching for a job. “Finally! All my hard work will really pay off!” he says with big expectations. Mario is also very smart, yet, he's a terrible student — always in the … Read moreWhat do people need to most understand about “smart work”?
If you can’t seem to catch your breath, if your problems seem to follow you wherever you go, the issue isn’t your problems after all. It’s your perception. Finding problems is what our brains do best because for thousands of years, it was necessary to survive. Now, solving problems may still be our job, but … Read moreWhy Your Problems Always Follow You
10 Differences between the business school and the entrepreneurial journey: Business school will teach us NOT to fail; failure is part of the entrepreneurial journey. Business school will teach us to sell our time; entrepreneurs invest their time. Business school will teach us to find a job; entrepreneurs create jobs. Business school will teach us … Read moreI want to become an entrepreneur, is business school worth it?
1. Listen and observe as much as possible. (तेज़नज़र) 2. Be in action more than you think, plan and evaluate and keep expectations to bare minimum. (कर्मयोगी) 3. Enjoy, appreciate, learn and stay unaffected from embarrassments created by failures in life. (बेशर्म) Originally appeared on Quora.