Episode #8- Aishwarya Ashok – Product Marketing, Mental Health Awareness, and 100 copies of Born a Crime.
About the guest:
In this episode, Krishna chats with Aishwarya Ashok, who takes care of product marketing at Zoho Corporation.
Apart from work, she’s the co-lead and Marketing Head for Team Lonepack which is a Non-Profit that aims to shatter the stigma around mental issues and help spread the awareness.
As part of the organization, she spearheads a lot of amazing initiatives, including LonePack conversations a podcast focused on mental health.
She’s also on the founding team of The Prodcast, discussing product management and tech w.r.t to the Indian eco-system.
She’s also a co-lead for Women in Product Chennai that aims to empower women in the product & tech space.
She’s also a member of the Harvard Business Review advisory council which is an opt-in research community of business professionals who provide insights to shape HBR’s content.
What do we discuss?
- Some of the initiatives taken by Team Lonepack to dealing with the turbulent emotions during the quarantine.
- How to pick up reading as a habit for non-readers and 3 game-changing books that Aishwarya would love to gift people.
- Her admiration for one of the most underrated CEOs in the world at present.
A curation of some of Aishwarya’s thoughts we discuss in the episode: