Episode 114 – Entrepreneur Parents – Varun Duggirala and Pooja Jauhari.

Nadir Pop and Peter Pop recorded the podcast for the first time in a studio last month. They were joined by power couple Varun Duggirala and Pooja Jauhari.

Varun Duggirala is co-founder and content chief, and Pooja Jauhari is CEO of, The Glitch, India’s leading full-service creative agency. Varun also hosts 3 podcasts, and is the author of Everything Is Out of Syllabus – an instruction manual on optimising life for happiness and high performance. Pooja is also the founder of Seat At The Table – an unbiased investment and advisory initiative. Varun and Pooja are parents to Leia, their daughter.

Varun and Pooja spoke to the Pop duo about how not letting work and home overlap has worked for them as a couple that works together, meeting each other halfway, progressing and growing in life together, their parenting styles being different from their own parents, and parenting in a pandemic.

Highlights from the chat are :-

  • The first time Varun and Pooja met
  • Working together at The Glitch
  • The impact being parents has had on their relationship
  • The balance they maintain between running a business and parenting
  • Their daughter’s entrepreneurial ventures

Thanks to the teams at Shure and MaedinIndia for making this episode happen at the Island City studio, Mumbai.

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Pops in a Pod is parenting podcast produced by first time dads Nadir Kanthawala (content and digital marketing professional) and Peter Kotikalapudi (marketing professional). Nadir has a daughter and Peter has a son. They currently reside in Mumbai, India

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