Founder Hour with Arjita

Arjita Sethi
Founder Hour with Arjita captures the insights from my journey while navigating through Startup Ecosystem, Women in leadership and building Education systems.
Created 17 Feb 2021
  • I failed at balance! And I hope you do too.
    09 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    Don’t get me wrong, I don’t mean that you shouldn't have a balanced lifestyle or take care of yourself. Sadly, in the path to finding a holistic life, we all get overwhelmed and distracted. Having a h...
  • Five lessons I wish I knew before I started my startup journey.
    26 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    I have been very transparent about my startup journey for a while now. In fact, I decided to build New Founder School in public just for this reason. I want to share the REAL #behindthescenes of build...
  • How I became an investor as a BROKE silicon valley Founder!
    20 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 3 0
    The year was 2017. I was an immigrant founder in silicon valley on a dependant visa. I had not raised any angel or venture capital. Anshul, my partner had a tech job and I was doing 2-3 part-time jobs...
  • My Immigrant Founder Journey...
    28 Sep 2021 • 10 min read • 3 2
    Entrepreneurship is hard! You have to hustle, work hard, live under budget, be working round the clock, face rejection, etc, etc, etc…. you know the drill! So adding immigration to this mix isn’t maki...
  • 6 Product Growth tips every early-stage founder must know!
    28 Sep 2021 • 10 min read
    Every week, Anshul and I bring masterclasses on topics that impact early-stage founders on Clubhouse under the New Founders Club. A few weeks ago, we talked about product growth and how early0stage fo...
  • Commencement Speech for 2021 Graduates.
    16 Aug 2021 • 3 min read • 3 0
    When Dean Ted at Hult International Business School, San Francisco asked me to prepare a graduation speech, I had trouble determining the lessons I wanted to impart. I was at a loss for words, which i...
  • Hustle- Is it really necessary?
    20 May 2021 • 4 min read • 4 6
    When I got into Silicon valley, I heard one thing: the story of the guy that hustled his way out of the garage, ate nothing but ramen or pizza, and wore a hoodie. So naturally, I just like many others...
  • The what, why & how of Holistic Development
    07 Apr 2021 • 4 min read • 3 0
    It is 2021, an era where we are still recovering from Covid-19. An era where education is at least partially, if not fully remote. An era where entertainment, games and sports, all have technology at ...
  • Community Building: The new way to find Product-Market Fit
    12 Mar 2021 • 3 min read • 6 1
    Last week, I was in a clubhouse room with Naimeesha Murthy, founder of Products by Women, and Rebekah Bastian, founder of Owntrail, and we were talking about how in the past 5 years, the community bui...
  • Augmented Reality: Shaping the Future of Education
    03 Mar 2021 • 3 min read • 3 1
    For the past 12 years that I was a teacher, every time a child used technology, it would break my heart. Imagine, a child on an iPad or tablet with their heads bent and so consumed by the screen that ...
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