E-Cell NITK presents our official podcast - The Building Blocks of Business - where we bring you the best that business and entrepreneurship has to offer. So what are you waiting for? Grab your earphones to listen to some inspiring journeys and sneak a peek at what lies ahead after graduation!
With the market being saturated with conventional business programs, Hema Sai Teja Aravapalli, NITK Alumnus joins us for this episode to talk about his decision to pursue the less taken route and how his love for core Finance landed him a seat at the prestigious Masters in Finance Program in NUS Business School, Singapore.
At his time at Goldman Sachs, Abhinav Pathak and his colleague understood the influence of retail on the Indian Economy. With time, he learnt how to succeed at things that many people fail at - growing a business. Listen to this episode as the recipient of the Forbes 30 under 30 award and Co-founder of Perpule shares his success formula, that has brought him acclaim in the startup ecosystem!
Always interested in building something of his own, Layak Singh founded his first startup cogxio in 2015. A fellow in the Startup leadership program, his latest startup Artivatic.ai recently got recognised by the government of India in the Atmanirbhar AI challenge 2020. Hear about his experience as he describes his struggles of being a founder and investor in the startup world.
In our third episode, we catch up with engineer turned entrepreneur, Mr Balaji Vishwanathan. Wanting Indian names to be the talk of the technological world, Balaji set out to start this change himself. Having a wide variety of experience and a lot of advice to share, he wants to help gen- z set up their own ventures. Join us to gather some of his pearls of wisdom as he tells us about his creations with Invento Robotics.
It doesn’t matter where you stand on your entrepreneurial journey, what’s important is that you never stop learning. To ensure you keep the ball rolling, helping with your startup goals, Episode 4 curates Dhyvik G J, an NITK alumnus of 2018. He talks about his very own startup ‘Changepay’, and everything that he learned in his years of entrepreneurship. A gold medalist in bodybuilding and much more. A complete session of determination, dedication and discipline telling everything you need to make it on your way.
Vanshika Goenka is the CEO & Founder of KoolKanya, which is building a community of self-reliant women by empowering them to grow professionally. An alumnus of Brown University, she was also nominated as one of India’s LinkedIn Top Voices 2020. Listen to this episode to know about her journey and stay tuned till the end for some fun rapid fire questions!
Jaison Thomas is the Co-founder & Marketing Head of Blusteak Media, which is one of the fastest growing digital marketing agencies in the country with clients across 4 continents. An IIM-C alumnus, he was also nominated as one of India’s LinkedIn Top Voices 2021. Listen to this episode to know about his journey and stay tuned till the end for some fun rapid fire questions!