I am an entrepreneur from Bombay. Since 2008 I have built multiple businesses and products and also found myself starting or being part of some interesting projects. My medium of work has been predominantly digital. In each of the things I have done I have found ample opportunities to express myself. This meant getting a lot of opportunities to write and design and build things from scratch, which is what I love doing the most.
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Getting a design degree is not a waste of time. In fact, it's one of the best decisions I've ever made. However, most people aren't as lucky to have the sort of professors I did. Some people don't have the access, the ability, or the time to go to school for this stuff.
I published the book Walkable City in 2012. Since then, many of our leaders have realized that establishing walkability as a central goal can make cities better in a whole host of ways. That book did a decent job of inspiring change, but it didn’t tell people exactly how to create it.
Last year, 31-year-old Baptiste Bouygues left his career working for luxury fashion labels to join forces with his mother, Marie-Lise Jonak, to create a line of perfumes called Ormaie based in Paris and made entirely from sustainably-sourced, natural ingredients.