Name: Anooja Bashir
Business Name: Oureansoul Pvt Ltd
Location: Kerala, India
Establishment (Year): 2017
Profession/ Specialty: Strategic Marketing ,Branding & IT supports
Social Media: LinkedIn
Ourea is a prominent 360-degree business solution providing company in Kochi, India
providing strategic business solutions to B2B & B2C Clients. Ourea focuses on branding
& designing, strategic marketing, web development solutions along with world-class
corporate solutions in HR & Corporate Training. It work alongside firms as their most
dependable branding & web development partners so that they could focus on the bare
business essentials. In nutshell, They are one stop solutions for your business &
Unique Selling Proposition or Competitive Advantage:
Ourea offers top notch services in branding & web development services along with strategic marketing, corporate training & HR services tailored specifically to meet the B2B & B2C customer service needs. Its pitch perfect strategies and long term visions along with proper utilisation of resources has promoted the business and made it one of the best business consultancy in Kochi.
Challenges Faced During the Journey:
2003 - Started a career as a Civil Engineer in a leading Civil construction company
2010 - Migrated to India, started a career in academia with an Assistant Professor profile and worked in leading Engineering Colleges.
2013 - Began the idea of the venture "Ourea" as a finishing school concept of HR & training solution providing company.
2015 - Ventured, failed and began her career as the marketing head in leading corporations.
2017 - Re established Ourea as a 360 degree business management company providing all types of corporate solutions right from branding to marketing to IT to all HR & Training solutions.
2019 - Co Founded Flexicloud, a managed cloud hosting company with Vinod Chacko along with adding IT to Ourea.
2019 - Started mentoring and coaching startups & consultancy support to organizations from the experience gained from the previous industries she served in.
2020 - Developed an edtech Platform, a learning experience for graduates, startups and organization thereby connecting the industry closely.
2021 - Serial & successful entrepreneur managing 2 companies, 4 initiatives and handling more than 1000+ clients all across the globe.
Advice for Women Entrepreneurs:
Entrepreneurship is not everyone's cup of tea. She would always advise to believe in yourself as entrepreneurship can be challenging but having self-confidence in your abilities is crucial.
Secondly it is always important to find a mentor. They can offer guidance and support, and provide insight into the challenges you may face.
Networking is another suggestion I would give.
Be resilient as entrepreneurship is a journey full of ups and downs. Be prepared to face obstacles, setbacks, and failures, and learn from them.
Always focus on your strengths. Delegate tasks that are not your strengths and hire people who compliment your skill set. Also stay true to your values. Stay true to your values and principles, and build a business that aligns with them.
Keep learning. Stay up to date with industry trends, learn new skills, and be open to feedback.