16 | MetaMorphosis from being an agricultural labourer to a thriving Entrepreneur – Jyothi Reddy, CEO, Key Software Solutions Inc

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Mar 03

Jyothi Reddy

Jyothi Reddy

 

Show Notes:

  • Intro
  • Childhood @ an Orphanage home
  • Early marriage @16
  • Life as agricultural laborer / paddy work
  • Starting as adult education teacher / a govt project
  • Promotion to national service volunteer
  • Shifting to Warangal, from her Mylaram village
  • Learning type writing, passing with good grade
  • Her autobiography : ‘Yet, I am not defeated‘  and its telugu version: “ఐనా, నేను ఓడిపోలేదు
  • Selling her mangalsutra for ensuring survival
  • Into Stiching petti coats..
  • Going for higher education: with Ambedkar Open University
  • Started as a librarian (drda)
  • No respite…no leisure never
  • Govt job: As a special teacher
  • Selling saris during train journey, daily
  • APJ Kalam’s ‘Wings of Fire‘ inspired her.
  • how she spearheaded progress in the school.
  • As mandal girl child development (mgcd) officer
  • parallelly she was running chits business
  • How she got motivated to goto America !
  • Success is her best revenge!
  • Getting her VISA approved: her third turning point
  • Landing in San Francisco, US, in May 2000.
  • Started as a sales girl, as a baby sitter, and other odd jobs
  • then as IT recruiter.
  • How bible helped her improve language skills.
  • Her happiest moment, how her street smart skills & will power helped her!
  • She was not getting any IT job.
  • during her break when she was in India / idea of starting own business germinated
  • earnings or learning,  and nothing else she has time for.
  • On Aug 26th 2001, She started her business, in Phoenix.
  • 63 is current headcount, corp2corp biz more.
  • She’s currently pursuing PhD, Cape University, South Africa.
  • passion to complete project, reg orphans.
  • About revenues, and other entrepreneurial challenges
  • Other struggles…as a woman & how she was able to handle.
  • Why she dedicated her book her dad, inspite his putting her in orphanage, and into other difficulties….
  • About plans for next 5 years

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Ch.Sridhara Chary March 5, 2017

కృషి – పట్టుదల- సంకల్పం తో జ్యోతి రెడ్డి మేడం చేసిన ప్రతి ప్రయత్నం విజయం సాధించేలా చేసింది. ప్రతి విజయం లో కృషి వల్ల ఎదురైనా సమస్యలను పట్టుదలతో సాధించి, సంకల్పాన్ని విజయం గా మలుచుకున్నారు. మీ విజయం అందరికి స్ఫూర్తి కావలి.

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ShyamReddy Pathuri March 6, 2017

Inspiring .. thank u

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