Rajeev is the Founder of Collude. He built a 300-person business in 1.5 years, he is the founder of  Plan B Success podcast host and helped 4 VC-backed companies through exit. 

We can safely say Rajeev has been keeping himself busy.

Today he takes us back to 1994.

He began his career in India, navigating through rejection and self-doubt, only to emerge stronger and more determined than ever.

At the time he found himself wanting to give up on the first day.

Rajeev felt culturally looked down on.

One of the pivotal moments in Rajiv’s journey was the pep talk from his coach, which served to change his perspective and fueled his determination to succeed.

The story doesn’t end there. 

Rajiv decided to make a risky move and go to the USA with just a hundred dollars in his pocket and the dream to make a life for himself. 

He climbed the ranks from being a humble door-to-door salesman in India to becoming a successful business leader with a team of 300 people in just eighteen months.

Rajiv’s journey didn’t come without its share of challenges, but his resilience and conviction became his lifeline in the face of adversity.

In this episode, we discuss,

  • The tight-rope walk between success and uncertainty in business
  • The importance of understanding your product’s value
  • The transformative power of coaching.

Ravis’s journey serves as a reminder that with unshakeable determination we can overcome adversity and reach our goals. 

Today, Rajiv shares his story with us and inspires us to persist, believe in ourselves, and embrace the transformative power of resilience and conviction.

Tune in to this episode as Rajiv extends an invitation to listeners interested in exploring coaching, underscoring his belief in its potential to open up new insights and areas for exploration.