Manage episode 242582248 series 1402154
The explosion of online dating & matchmaking apps in India has led to a huge rise in the number of private investigators tasked with exposing love cheats. Today my guest is Akriti Khatri , the founder of Venus Detective Agency . She is like the female Miss Marple, So in this exciting episode she talks about how she got started and turned this into a very successful business with offices around india. She gives great advice for first time founders and she will also talk about going undercover to check up brides and grooms before they get married , she talks dating, using high technology gadgets, conflicts, emotions. Why business is booming due to soap operas and why spending 30 days in the office doing nothing set her up for big success!
In this conversation we talk about:
- Business model
- Blackmail , honey traps & love affairs
- Why females make the best detectives
- Whats in her spy kit?
- The Long hours
- Would she recommend this as a career?
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