Inspire your kids, Be a Hero

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by senthilnayagam on Monday, January 6, 2014

Section
Geekery (Science, Tech and Life Hacks)

Session type
Lecture

Technical level
Beginner

Objective

Sharing my experience in bringing up two smart girls with my wife. How I inspire them.

My talk is about what challenges we faced and what failures we encountered and finally how we succeeded

Description

I have 2 daughters 9 and 6 year old, married for 11 years, running my startup for last 8 years

As a entrepreneur I was very busy in early years, my spending time with family was taking them out to good restaurants and movies.

Parenting is tough, each parent tries his best, but always we want to know how other parents cope and overcome their challenges

Me and my wife took some conscious decisions over the last few years, my talk is about what challenges we faced and what failures we encountered and finally how we succeeded

How my kids overcame their barriers
a) make friends and become popular
b) speak english/hindi
c) love maths and science
d) overcoming TV, ipad, iphone and PC addictions and play physical sports and other activities
e) eat vegetables
f) try new things
g) sibling rivalry
h) lying

Speaker bio

Co-founder and CEO of railsfactory
finished high school
using internet since 1996