It is a story about a woman who chose to be an entrepreneur 36 years ago ,started career by selling eateries from a mobile cart on the Marina beach.
She sold only one cup of coffee and that was for fifty paise! On the first day
She had to take care of two children, battling a failed marriage, coping with her husband, a multiple addict.
But as of today, she has overcome all of her problem and owns a chain of restaurants.
I was always interested in cooking and passionate about trying out new dishes. But, the thought of becoming a business woman never came to my mind at all as I do not come from a business family. Both my parents were government servants.
” Patricia Narayan started business with just two people. Now, more than 200 employee works for her. From 50 paise a day, my revenue has gone up to Rs 2 lakh a day.Winner of ‘Ficci Woman Entrepreneur of the Year’ award
Patricia Narayan Advice to young entrepreneurs
Never to compromise on quality. Be confident and not to lose hope. Always Believe in yourself and in the product you are making. Third, always stick to what you know. And the last you should always know what to ask your employ what you want them to do !
[ Source Quora ]