Sep 14, 2020
Helping Startups with Tech
Manuj Aggarwal is an
entrepreneur, investor, and CTO of TetraNoodle, a software
consulting company that helps startup founders with tech projects.
Manuj started his career at the age of 15, working in a factory for
twelve hours a day, six days a week, earning a cool $2 per
While Manuj had no contacts or
resources, he was determined to improve his life and realized
education and the right training was the only way for him to
achieve his goals. Consequently, Manuj managed to acquire a modest
education and went on to become a technical leader and CTO in
multiple startups. Furthermore, Manuj is passionate about education
and training because, without it, these achievements would not have
While building his career, Manuj
fought decades of anxiety, depression, and pessimism by
indulging in meditation and mindfulness. Also, he is deeply
spiritual (not religious) and focuses on accessing and training his
subconscious mind to create the life of his dreams actively.
Finally, Manuj reminds us: Let go of “shoulds” and live your
- First, Manuj and Emily talk about how listening
to stories is helpful in figuring out our path
we have more positive stories than the negative stories. The bad
ones stick with us.
negative story can actually turn out to be a positive
explains he realized growth is usually preceded by a
can recognize a challenge as another chance for a growth
- Furthermore, looking at how you performed on
other challenges will give you strength.
has a background in data science and technology and is skilled at
looking for patterns in his life.
Manuj talks about the life journey.
life journey starts when you’re born. It’s easy to forget about
major life events that happened.
- Furthermore, every layer you peel leads to the
you can ask how you are causing these events to happen.
give labels to things like life and death and connect a negative
consider life like a movie. Amazing show! Watched it and had fun.
Treat death as the end of that movie.
- Emotion triggers other things in life that we
may need to pay more attention to.
attach our emotions to events and create our own stories for
ourselves and our life unfolds.
- Before his mom’s passing, Maunj says he thought
like a typical materialistic person.
finds deep meaning from his mom’s death.
Manuj describes his childhood and what lead him to where he is
today, involved in startups.
as your mind opens, you intermingle your skills. Now he’s mingling
his spiritually with technology.
addition, focus on accessing and training your subconscious mind to
create the life of your dreams.
time we look at problem we make the problem our objective vs focus
on what were really trying to do.
we discuss how spirituality, meditation and mindfulness can help
love and self acceptance is first step in process of improving our
the chance of us being born so small and we forget how special it
is that we’re here living on this earth.
this, Manuj talks about his Bootstrapping Your Dreams
- Finally Manuj shares a question we can ask the
Universe: “I’m here. Where next?”
- Finally, get rid of the stories, the noise, and