Review of The Age Of Aspiration(story of Indian entrepreneurship) by Mr. Devinder sharma. 

Title: The Age of aspiration. 

Subtitle: story of Indian entrepreneurship 

Author: Mr. Devinder sharma 

Book length: 374 pages

Blurb and about the author:

The growth of the Indian software industry is a success story rarely witnessed in the world and an election issue for Donald Trump. Admired by some, envied by others and inspiration for many countries “The Age of Aspiration” (Story of Indian Entrepreneurship) deals with the seeding of the Indian software industry and thus dawns the Age of Aspiration for millions of Indian youth and traces the life of Ajay a software engineer from a small backward village to becoming a software entrepreneur. From his coming of age to being the youngest head of a department to a roving ambassador for his company, he relates as an observer and a commentator of the important events during 1998 to 2004. It will fire reader’s imagination as it takes him through his entrepreneurship, phoenix moments, management of sexual desires, mastering moods, an advocate of the principle of Oneness, sense for rightness and justice and remain untarnished by success. About the Author Devinder Sharma has a PGDIE with many years in the IT Industry. He has traveled extensively in India and overseas and transitioned from official and technical writing to a novelist and engages, excites and informs his readers. He is an entrepreneur, consultant, yoga and pranayama practitioner, meditator and a foodie who loves cooking. Married with two daughters they live in Bangalore.
About the story: The title itself gives a complete idea about the book the age of aspiration. Today we have many desires and aspirations which we try to fulfill and the subtitle makes it more clear it is the story of Indian entrepreneurship where a software engineer tries to be an entrepreneur.  The story tells how he overcome all odds to be an entrepreneur from poor to rich, detaching all   sexual desires and concentrating on aim. 

Review: the story is narrated in third person that what makes it more gripping, the narration and flow of storytelling ability is just commendable by author. Characters are bit confusing though but overall author has done justice with every character. The one who has real interest in entrepreneurship can give it a read and they won’t regret reading It for sure. Other than that it is also an inspirational read as well. Overall a nice plot,  amazing storytelling. 


Blurb: 3/5





Overall: 4/5

Verdict: A must read novel for every person who aspires to be an entrepreneur.

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