Chirag Kulkarni: Lessons Learned From Building A Consulting Business

Chatting With Champions Podcast Interview #33. Tyler Basu and Chirag Kulkarni “Lessons Learned From Building A Consulting Business”

Chirag Kulkarni |Lessons Learned From Building A Consulting Business | Chatting With Champions Chirag Kulkarni is an 18 year old entrepreneur, speaker, and startup advisor. He has been starting businesses since the age of 15 (one of which got a valuation of 6 million dollars), and has been recognized as one of the top entrepreneurs under 21. His first company, STR received honors such as “top 15 business plans in the nation” and “2nd best business in Kansas City”. He later sold STR before starting his consulting company, C&M Group.

Chirag is currently the CEO of C&M Group, a strategy consulting firm headquartered in Boston. Having worked with startup and Fortune 500 companies, Chirag has a lot of insights into what it takes for entrepreneurs to succeed in business.

Visit his website: cmglobalgrp.com

Visit his blog: chiragkulkarni.com

Topics discussed in this interview:

  • Chirag’s background and experience of starting his first business
  • What motivated Chirag to become an entrepreneur
  • Challenges he has faced and how to overcome those challenges
  • Mistakes he has made and important lessons learned from those mistakes
  • Steps involved in starting and growing a consulting business
  • Mentors and resources he has utilized
  • Advice for aspiring achievers & entrepreneurs