StartupTalky is one of the strongest community in India and we have a lot of professionals who are doing great in their lives. To share their learnings and inspire as many people as we can, we are interviewing all the StartupTalkers in our "Know the StartupTalker" series.
Today, we have Mr Akash Arora as our interviewee. Akash Arora is an entrepreneur who wants to empower the youth. You will learn a lot from this story of Akash Arora in his own words.
Who am I?
I am Akash Arora, on my mission for Youth Empowerment, I started my Entrepreneurial Journey with a Social Enterprise HUM Foundation. Now, I manage two Private Limited Firms and one Limited Liability Partnership with a vision to channelize young people and make them resourceful. HUM Foundation is a community-based Project Accelerator.
What are the initiatives taken by you?
- Groomers Advisory Pvt Ltd
- Sorted Square Co-working Pvt Ltd (First Ever coworking space in Gwalior city)
- Edalyzer Technology LLP
What is your typical day like?
My typical day goes in managing people, networking and counselling youth.
What are your superpowers?
My superpowers are:
- Sales Skills
- Creativity at its best.
Any Bitter Experiences?
Finding a right co-founder, sticking to the business plan & never use standard elevator pitch.
What are the tools you like the most?
- Khata Book
- Google Business
- Telegram and many more
From whom you are influenced by?
Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba
Any hack you want to share with us?
Document Everything you do. Manage People and Customize your process with every customer. Deliver business value always.
Any habit which you want to change?
Turning more friendly with employees.
An example of an early lesson in life that helped shaped who I am today?
Try finding solutions to work and not excuses to leave.
If you get a chance to start your career again what would you do differently this time?
I might start with a more organised system and plan things from day one.
Any suggestion/quote that you would like to share with budding entrepreneurs?
Rukna to Hai hi Nahi!