Ankush GargFounder& Director of OrderVenue Published On: Friday, April 08, 2016 Views 2031
"Keep Yourself motivated. Wake up each morning with a new idea and try to implement it."
Ankush Garg did his Bachelor of Business Administration and Master of Business Administration from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University. Being a true entrepreneur at heart, Ankush is also a humanitarian and cares for causes like Environment, Poverty Alleviation, Economic Empowerment, and more.
Upon realizing the absence of specialized stores that sells mobile, home, kitchen, and more accessories, Ankush decided to venture in the startup ecosystem and started his own online marketplace named OrderVenue.
Please provide a brief overview of your product/ service.
OrderVenue is marketplace for various kinds of accessories like mobile,home & kitchen,cars,daily necessities etc. We provide such items at an incomparable price.
What inspired you to build the above product/ service?
Non availability of particularly specialized stores to sell accessories to online users.
What is your life mantra?
My life is focused to solve the issues of the rural India. So it is one of my attempts to at least provide the accessories they desire to use.
What was the most challenging part of your journey till now?
Our company is a self funded company so to maintain the financials initially was most challenging.
How did you overcome those challenges?
We improved the sourcing of the products and also saved on various costs to earn something for ourselves.
How do you protect yourself from the problem of Brain Drain?
We have team of passionate professionals who are more contributed towards the success of company. Some of them are our early stage employees.
According to you, what are the three qualities an individual must have to achieve success?
Determination, Power to face the world, Self motivation
Which online tools/ services/ apps do you use the most and would like to recommend as well?
Share any one habit which you think makes you more productive.
Deep analysis of every situation
Share any one habit which you wish to change in yourself.
I want to change my habit of taking extra load.
Answer in less than 50 words
- One tip to success:
Keep Yourself motivated. Wake up each morning with a new idea and try to implement it.
- One mistake you believe every individual must avoid:
One should keep patience in every situation. Biggest mistake is loosing patience.
- One most important lesson that you have learnt till now:
To keep my self calm in every situation.
What are your plans for next 3 years?
We are looking forward for an expansion.
If you get a chance to start your career again what would you do differently this time?
I thik i have started my carrier with the right acceleration i needed.
What are your top three getaway destinations?
Goa, Kerala and Andaman