Entrepreneurs live a tough life! While that’s a known fact, very little is told about their tipping point to become an Entrepreneur & manage a successful business. e27 recently interviewed our CEO & Co-founder Dippak Khurana which sees him giving away some really valuable tips to young entrepreneurs. Here’s the complete article & below is an excerpt:
Rapid fire with the skipper (Dippak Khurana):
Describe yourself in one word.
Unreasonable. I am unreasonable with myself and people around me. I believe we have infinite capabilities; we just need to push ourselves.
Your 'Aha' moment?
Leaving my successful business in Jamshedpur and coming back; made me realise the importance of working with the right people.
If you were not an entrepreneur, what would you be?
Athlete. I am a passionate swimmer.
Is the entrepreneur spirit lacking in India?
In India, you get great salaries very quickly. And that's a problem. There are plenty of options for youngsters and hence, they are not pushed to think differently.
Advice to young entrepreneurs.
Don't get bound by home loans. If you have a dream, go out and chase it.
Blueprint to getting it right.
Learn, fail, iterate fast.