Winning Stroke: Interview with Subramanya S V, co-founder, Fisdom
"Take a pause before you pull the trigger; if your gut still says fine, then go ahead"
Q- If not in the current profession, you would be?
A venture capital investor
Q- One tune you always hum?
A piece of Carnatic music
Q- One book to read when you want to motivate yourself?
“The hard thing about the hard things” by Ben Horowitz
Q- One dialogue of a movie that motivates you or you like the most?
"What is the most resilient parasite? Bacteria? A virus? An intestinal worm? An idea. Resilient... highly contagious. Once an idea has taken hold of the brain it's almost impossible to eradicate. An idea that is fully formed--fully understood--that sticks." - Inception
Q - The place you never been to and always want to go to?
Q- An animal that signifies you & why?
Elephant – Resilient, steady and focused
Q- If your life was to be turned into a movie who would you like to play your part as which character?
Q- Luck or hard work, what do you think weighs more in defining a successful person?
Hardwork; luck favors those who work hard
Q- One best decision you have ever made?
Q- A strategy that you always use to take your decisions in personal or professional life?
Take a pause before you pull the trigger; if your gut still says fine, then go ahead
Q- Whose advice you seek when in dilemma?
Depends on the situation - my co-founder, my advisors or my wife
Q- What has been your biggest achievement?
Fisdom – still a long long way to go.
Q- One thing that you want to change in yourself?
Be regular with my fitness schedule
Q- A line said by your closed one that you never forget?
Happiness is now; not in the past, nor in the future