Sandeep Maheswari – Great man with great thoughts
In our day-to-day life, we encounter many disappointments. Sometimes, it is related to our business or business partner, who lets us down. Sometimes, even well thought out and carefully planned business model crumble like a wreck. In this article we are going to tell you about Sandeep Maheswari – Great man with great thoughts, who got disapponted where ever he tried instead of quitting he learned many lesson from his mistakes.
we feel disappointed if our children are not able to live up to our expectations in academics or competitions. Sports lovers feel disappointed if their team fails to perform up to the mark.
If we want to live a happy and prosper life, we need to learn how to handle disappointments and lay the road to self-improvement in life. We need to analyze and introspect whether our desires are rational and realistic. It should be understood that our expectations are the main cause of our disappointments. Therefore, we need to set achievable and realistic targets and expectations.
The starting point
His family was into the Aluminum business, which collapsed and the onus was onto him to fill in this crucial time of need. And as expected by any young guy, he started doing everything he could. Right from joining a multi-level marketing company to manufacturing & marketing household products. He left no stone unturned.
It was during this phase, he discovered interest and need beyond any formal education. Hence, instead of being a brilliant student, he decided to drop out of Kirorimal College, Delhi in the third year of B.Com. Rather, he embarked on the journey of studying yet another interesting subject. – A subject called life.
What he liked? How he worked
Attracted by the modeling world, he started his career as a model at the age of 19. After Witnessing the harassment and exploitation experienced by models, something in him moved. And it was this turning moment when he decided to help countless struggling models. With a mission within, he started small.
A two week course in photography and there he was, a dime-a-dozen photographer with a camera in his hand. Nothing much changed. Moving ahead with a burning desire to change the modeling world, he set up his own company by the name of Mash Audio Visuals Pvt. Ltd. and started making portfolios.
Next, in the year 2002, he along with his three friends, started a company, which was closed within six months. But Sandeep’s mind was still open. With the concept of “Sharing” in his heart, he summed up his entire experience in a wrote a book on marketing, when he was just 21 year old.
In the year 2003 he created a world record by knocking down a juggernaut task of taking more than 10,000 shots of 122 models in just 10 hours and 45 minutes. But as expected, he didn’t stop. His focus was not diluted by the glamour and temporary adulation he got. At the age of 26, he launched ImagesBazaar. The year was 2006.
Not being a massive setup, he took the job of multi-tasking. Being the counselor, tele-caller and a photographer all by himself, he paved his way forward. And today, ImagesBazaar is the world’s largest collection of Indian images with over a million images and more than 7000 clients across 45 countries.
Sandeep has single handedly brought this paradigm shift in the modeling world. Countless models have been successfully launched with words like exploitation and harassment sidelined to a large extent.
It was this life-changing endeavor that made him one of the most renowned entrepreneurs of India at a young age of 29. His ethics resonating some of the philosophies like ‘To Never Fear of Failures’ and “Be Truthful to self and others”.
Being a successful entrepreneur, he is a guide, a mentor, a role model and a youth icon for millions of people all over the world. People love and adore him for his great mission of making everybody believe in them and helping people to make their life ‘Aasaan’ (Easy).
The founder of ImagesBazaar.com
Sandeep Maheshwari is the Founder of imagesbazaar.com, which has got a considerably large collection of Indian images – over 10,00,000 images and videos with Indian faces from more than 11,400 photographers and filmmakers from across India.
Besides being a founder and CEO of ImagesBazaar and an award-winning photographer, Sandeep Maheswari – Next Generation Motivational speaker who assists people to take a venture of discovering their real-self and true potential to accomplish their dreams and goals in life.
He has received wide appreciation and recognition for his significant contribution and won Young Creative Entrepreneur Award, Star Youth Achiever Award, Pioneer of Tomorrow Award and World Record in the Limca Book of Records He has also been profiled in the Business World magazine, which is considered to be the most popular magazine for emerging Indian entrepreneurs.
In addition, he’s been featured in the reputed newspapers, magazines, and television channels including India Today, ET Now, The Economic Times, IBN7, NewsX and more.
Sandeep Maheshwari’s rise through failures and adversities is inspiring! After consistent failures in several businesses, in 2000, he started pursuing his passion for photography without having any studio.
In 2002, along with three people, he started a company which was closed within six months and in 2003 he published his book on marketing and began a consultancy firm but unfortunately failed again.
Leaving all, he decided to pursue his passion regardless of the result and set up a studio at home. On success, he started expanding his business by hiring few photographers. In 2006 he started imagesbazaar.com with approximately 8,000 images captured by some photographers and thus his success story began. According to media reports, his company makes several million dollars in annual sales.
How he is inspiring millions.
Sandeep Maheswari is a name among millions who struggled, failed and surged ahead in search of success, happiness and contentment. Just like any other middle class guy, he too had a bunch of unclear dreams and a blurred vision of his goals in life. All he had was an undying learning attitude to hold on to. Rowing through ups and downs, it was time that taught him the true meaning of his life.
And once discovered, he consistently kept resigning from his comfort zone and to share the secret of his success with the entire world. It is this very urge of helping people and doing something good for the society that inspired him to take the initiative of changing people’s lives in the form of “Free Life-Changing Seminars and Sessions”.
No wonder people connect with him and his mission of ‘Sharing’ is now being actively propagated and practiced by millions. It is his diligent focus, the great support of his family and the faith of his team that keeps him going. People connect with him emotionally when he is on stage as a motivational speaker. He can make anyone cry and laugh. That’s the reason he is “Sandeep Maheswari – Great man with great thoughts”