When it comes to being an entrepreneur, there’s no certain road map to success; all you can do is follow your heart, execute your vision, and never give up. That’s exactly what Aarki‘s Sid Bhatt did, and now he is the Co-Founder and CTO of a company with over 100 employees and a promising future.
In a recent interview from ad:tech San Francisco, Murray Newlands talks to Sid about his experience coming to America from India, as well as his tips for becoming a successful entrepreneur in an increasingly competitive marketplace.
To find out more, watch the full interview below:
These are the key takeaways from the video:
- In the interview, Sid tells his story of moving stateside at an early age and learning what it takes to be a successful business man at a young age. He says that the US enabled him to have greater access to technology and mentors, among other things, which helped to give him the knowledge and experience necessary to become successful.
- When asked how he’s been able to start a company from scratch and grow it into a business with over 100 employees, Sid emphasized the importance of having a good product and a good customer experience. He says that Aarki has always built their products around customer needs, taking into account what their problems and needs are and incorporating those into their products.
- Later in the interview, Sid shares the biggest learning experience he’s had as an entrepreneur, explaining that the people that work for your company can have a large impact on your success overall. He says that most entrepreneurs fail to realize exactly how much value talented people can bring to the table and stresses that if you want to be successful, you have to assemble the right team.