Ash Kumra is a bestselling author, public speaker, coach and award winning entrepreneur who has been recognized by the White House for his contributions to the economy through innovation, job creation and philanthropy. In addition to hosting the Dream it Alive show and authoring Confessions from an Entrepreneur series, Ash is regularly cited in articles for Forbes Magazine, Entrepreneur, The Huffington Post and many other prominent publications. Ash is the co-founder of the Global Community and Dream Board Visualization Tool, DreamitAlive.com.
Business is really about giving and making a mark, doing something that would change the world.- Ash Kumra
Ash felt the need to do more and use what he had to leave a legacy to influence and shape others. His parents have engrained within him to give back whenever he got something. Success Habit: Meditate and visualize the day’s outcome.
Ash’s One Idea
DreamitAlive.com: Ash and his co-founders had considered that they wanted to create something where people can walk, live, create and share their dreams and goals. They were at a point in their lives where they wanted to give back to others that was impactful.
With DreamitAlive.com use goal setting tools currently known as dream boards to help others realize their goals and dreams. They will be launching a youth focus program to the world very soon. An interface that will allow teachers who really want to teach students who want to learn at no cost.
To connect with Ash Kumra:
Ash’s email address: email@example.com
♦ There’s a big difference when you want to follow a passion from following a trend.
♦ Trend = When you launch a business and someone announces a similar product that pretty much undercuts you, you, as an entrepreneur will give up and tell yourself, that you tried and failed.
♦ Passion = Same idea and same scenario as above, because you’re passionate about your business, you find a way to leverage the situation and apply what’s different to pivot your business.
5 Moves To Start A New Business
If they were to start another business today, they would concentrate on this key factor:
- Plan in advance the kind of founders you need.
- Make sure the market excites you.
- Really understand the market (inside and out).
- Plan in advance how you map things out.
- Enjoy the journey – it’s not about reaching a climax.
Confessions from an Entrepreneur by Ash Kumra
Secret To Success
Stay grounded. Take care of your body as a temple to be able to face the day.