Without a doubt, we all develop fear at some point in our lives. Of course, nobody is really immune to the fact the future is unpredictable. While most people choose to be guided and consumed by the fear, others make the decision to delve into it, embrace and deal with the issues presented at the table. Looking at the two individuals, the difference lies in one individual emerging stronger and smarter. Those are the words of Vijay Eswaran, a business professional, a dedicated entrepreneur, an author and life coach among others.
The Early Life of Vijay Eswaran
Vijay Eswaran was raised in Malaysia’s Penang. He grew up in a humble and loving family that dedicated its resources to helping him attain his dreams through pursuing education. Earlier in his life, he worked as a cab man in India – a step he took to fund his education where he majored in accounting and business management in Illinois. From school, he worked as an information systems guru for multiple companies in South-East Asia as well as North America.
Following his experience, he decided to form a multilevel company in 1998 when Asia was experiencing financial crisis. The direct selling network company was founded using a revolutionary technology of e-commerce that transformed it into QNET. In twelve months, QNET became a leading direct selling firm in Middle East Asia. Over the past years, this company has expanded its operations into different countries including South Africa and recently Africa as a continent.
Eswaran has over the past years shaped his career around the need to help emerging entrepreneurs grow their businesses. When he is away from QNET and its services, he focuses on co-hosting V-Convention, a famous motivational training program that helps entrepreneurs to settle for low-risk investment schemes. Other than that, QNET works with international investors to initiate viable partnerships for business.
QI Group of Companies
From QNET, Eswaran focused on the diversification of business interests to form QI Group of Companies with the interests of overseeing various investments including education, real estate, retail as well as hospitality. A supporter of value-added leadership, Eswaran loves people and has committed 10% of his revenue to philanthropy.
Lessons from the Life and Career of Vijay Eswaran
Eswaran’s passion for helping emerging entrepreneurs is evident as he has trained over 1,000 business professionals and employed more than 1,500 in prominent emerging markets. His enthusiasm for guiding entrepreneurs is relived in his mentorship programs. Other than that, he has established a strong portfolio of support at the Quest International University Perak where he provides quality and research-based education models for scholars. Moreover, Eswaran believes that everyone can make it if only the fear is overcome. He therefore, urges every aspiring business professional to focus on the problem solving bit of every situation.