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Dear community members,
The Network Capital movement of helping people build meaningful careers has grown from 0 to 150,000 verified members without a single dollar spent on marketing. It has scaled through community support and word of mouth.
NC subscribers have hunger to learn and willingness to share. They are givers at heart and love adding specific value to others. If you know other ambitious and kind people, take 2 minutes and invite them to join Network Capital.
Network Capital meet-ups bring together some of the kindest and ambitious people in a city for interesting conversations.
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This week we hosted the Co-Founder of Cult Fit Mukesh Bansal to discuss his recent book - Hacking Health.
In the masterclass we discussed -
Mukesh’s early career and adventures as an entrepreneur
The journey of tracing the story of our relationship with our body
Actionable advice on building a meaningful career keeping health and curiosity at the core
Mukesh Bansal is a computer science engineer from IIT Kanpur and a technology entrepreneur. He founded India's largest fashion retailer Myntra and headed the ecommerce division for Flipkart after a highly successful acquisition. He is the co-founder of Cure Fit Healthcare Pvt Ltd. where he is involved in building a next-generation health platform that makes holistic health easy and accessible for everyone. He has over twenty years of experience in multiple early-stage start-ups in Silicon Valley (NexTag, eWanted, Centrata, newScale) where he held various senior management positions in Product Management and Marketing. Hacking Health: The Only Book You’ll Ever Need to Live Your Healthiest Life is his second book.
Hertie School: Data for Good Scholarship
'The Data for Good Scholarship' is aimed at students that are passionate about the power of data to bring about positive change and improve the lives of people around the world.
The scholarship is suited for students interested in developing career in data science to address societal issues and to promote better informed policy-making. Last date to submit the application is 1st of May!
PS. Write to us if you have any questions!
💌 Intrinsic motivation and following your problem - To be deeply motivated, Sharath puts forward the idea of having a fundamentally wicked problem to solve – a problem where there's not an easy technical solution. From Nelson Mandela to Mohammed Younus, both individuals dedicated their lives towards solving the hard societal problems of racial inequality and access to rural credit respectively.
💌 When Bill Gates Talks About You - Sathya, one of the earliest community members of Network Capital, is the Co-founder & President of Kheyti, an enterprise which reduces income variability and increases climate resilience for Indian small farmers. Kheyti offers a solution called “Greenhouse in a box” which comprises an affordable greenhouse bundled with access to training and advisory. It currently signed up 1000 farmers for its program. Yesterday Bill Gates casually shared a reel about Sathya’s work.
The Network Capital Career Restart Program is designed for professionals who took a break from work and are struggling to find meaningful career opportunities. In this live cohort based course, you will get the skills, networks and 1:1 mentoring support to bounce back into the workforce. Our focus won’t just be enabling you to get a job. We will work relentlessly to build your category of one.
Interested? Have questions? Write to us!
Have a wonderful week ahead.
— Your Network Capital Team
“The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche