I have been planning to work on something of my own for a long time. I love to make things – make electronics, make software, make products, make companies etc. For the last 4 years and 3 months, I have been working with Ather as head of business software. My original plan was to work at Ather for 6 months and start something, but then life happened and 6 months plan become 4 year plan.
End of march 2020, my gig with Ather is finally done and I am planning to work on a bunch of things. These are the things that I am most excited to work on:
I do have a good amount of self doubt. Will I be successful in atleast one of these products? Will I make enough money to survive, if not thrive? Will I have to go back to a regular job. Timing is also something that I am slightly bothered by. I quit job at a time when markets are not doing well due to the corona situation.
Here is how I mitigate my self doubt: