YearOne offers a very transparent behind the scenes look at the lives of individuals who have decided to take the leap of faith and forge their own path in business. These are the risk takers, the trail blazers, the exceptional and ordinary people who are following their north star and making their dreams a reality.
We discuss the highs, the lows, and everything in between during these intimate conversations, leaving you with nuggets of advice, guidance, and inspiration.
If you are an aspiring entrepreneur, have just started your own business, thinking about bringing a co-founder on board, looking for some advice, or just interested in listening to the amazing stories of other entrepreneurs, then YearOne is for you.
Sathish is a seasoned entrepreneur, having successfully built and sold 3 tech companies during his career. He is a mentor, coach, investor and CEO/Founder of a number of companies including Schoolio, Desifest, Applaus Artists and Bala Group.
Deon has recently re-entered the world of entrepreneurship after having spent the last decade working for a boss. Although he has worked in start-ups, family-run businesses and large multinationals he has always had a side hustle, from a debt management agency to furniture upcycling.
Defy the odds
Research shows that 21.5% of start-ups fail in the first year, 30% in the second year, 50% in the fifth year, and 70% in their 10th year. With stats like this it is no wonder that many people are reluctant to take the plunge. But, you need not be one of the stats. You can defy the odds and succeed. All you need is: