Winning Stroke: Interview with Akshita Gupta, Cofounder, ABL Workspaces

“If you want to build a successful business, make sure you have three things—a big market opportunity, great people, and more than enough capital.”


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1) If not in the current Profession , You would be ?

Ans: I would still be an entrepreneur, may be the category would have been different. I would have probably nurtured my first project - Probiotic Drink 

2) One tune you always hum?

Ans: I'm Alive - Céline Dion

3) One Book to read when you want to motivate yourselves ?

Ans: The Road Ahead- written by Bill Gates together with Nathan Myhrvold and Peter Rinearson 

4) One Dialogue of a movie that motivates you or you like the most?

Ans: “And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” - Originally a line from The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho, however has been used in movies.

5) The Place you never been to and always want to go?

Ans: There are quite a few, but the one next in my list is Bagan, Myanmar

6) An animal that signifies you & why?

Ans:  Ant  -  I never give up just like ants

7) A Movie Character you most resemble or resonate with ?

Ans:  Wonder Woman

8) Choose one from each below :

a) Marvel or DC : Marvel

b) Batman or Superman : Batman

c) Tom or Jerry : Jerry

d) Chacha Chaudhary or Super Commando Dhruv : Chacha Chaudhary

9) If your life was to be turned into a movie who would you like to play your part ?

Ans: Meryl Streep

10) Luck or Hard Work , What do you think weighs more in defining a successful Person?

Ans: Both Luck & Hard actually work in tandem

11) One best decision you ever made?

Ans: When I quit as a cabin crew 

12) A strategy that you always use to take your decisions in Personal or Professional life?

Ans: Imagine Counselling a Friend

13) Whose advise you seek when in dilemma?

Ans: My husband’s

14) What has been your biggest achievement?

Ans: This was when I was the youngest player and captain of my basket ball team , and represented my state

15) One thing that you want to change in yourself?

Ans: The instinct of solving issues immediately. I can perhaps dedicate that time in solving something more important,  as a lot of problem tends to dissolve with time and doesn't require instant attention. 

16) A line said by your closed one that you never forget?

Ans: Dil Mile Ya Na Mile, Haath Milate Chalo

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