Vijay Eswaran is the co-founder of the QI Group of Companies. The doctor is also an entrepreneur and an author of six books. Eswaran is a chairman at the University Council of Quest International University Perak. Dr. Vijay Eswaran setup two foundations called Raise Yourself To Help Mankind (RYTHM) and the Vijayaratnam Foundation. He was listed in Forbes Asia’s List for Heroes of Philanthropy and a Lifetime Achievement Award in Regional Philanthropy. His foundations work with national and international NGOs, mentoring the youth and helping with the development of the youth.
Eswaran idea to start a marketing network came from his time in college. His team started out as QNET. He wasn’t sure that networking would actually work. He came around to the idea of network marketing. He studied business opportunities from the perspective of an economist. The entrepreneur stays busy by traveling to different locations while keeping track of his company. He starts his day though with silence and meditation. He has a balance of urgent and the important things in his life.
He brings his ideas to life by communicating with others. He completes his ideas through the cooperation of others around him. Dr. Vijay Eswaran gets excited about disruption. His company causing disruption in the network marketing system. His company turned it into a global e-commerce based business. There are few things that Dr. Eswaran does as a habit which enjoying his morning scilence or getting his team input on new ideas that is for the company.
Vijay Eswaran uses to work as a security guard, gas station attendant and as a cab driver. He also uses to run a company for another owner. He learned from the first three jobs he didn’t like those. The doctor learned from running that company, that he could do the same. It was during that time he learned how to build a business. He was fortunate to work that job despite being cheated out of it. He became a business leader and owner was to keep pushing. He used his best habits to keep him going. As a leader, he also pushed his team to keep persevering.
A strategy that helped Vijay expand his business was getting managers to help run the business. He calls this duplication of people who are similar to another. Teaching his team how to do the things he does days in and out. He teaches and pushes until they are at his level in the business.
He based his foundation RYTHM on inspiration people who helped others. The ones who inspired him are Mahatma Gandhi, Marthin Luther King Jr., Nelson Mandela, Mother Teresa, and Vivekananda.