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How setting goals might be the wrong way to achieve them | Ankur Warikoo | TEDxShivNadarUniversity


In what might appear to be a miracle, Ankur Warikoo went from being bed-ridden to running a half marathon in a matter of months, and then, sporting six-pack abs. From a masters in physics to B-school to being an internet entrepreneur, life has been full of a variety of experiences for this Fortune 40 under 40 awardee. In this talk, Ankur Warikoo – co-founder and CEO Nearbuy.com – goes on to reveal how he brought about these extraordinary transformations. Funny, to-the-point and hard-hitting, this video will leave you re-thinking self-motivation and goal-setting.

Co-Founder and CEO of Nearbuy.com, a prolific writer and a photographer with a taste in physics, Mr. Warikoo is an experimenter. Having featured in the Fortune 40 under 40 India list twice, his self-created success in the entrepreneurial world has left everyone around amazed. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx