MENTOR CORNER: AL-001 Alexander Luksidadi Music, Coding, Startup at YC

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June 20th, 2021

46 mins 12 secs

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Music, Coding, Startup at YC: Alexander Luksidadi - SIWIKE Podcast AL 001 Mentor Corner.

On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki and Alexander discuss Music, Coding and Startups. Alexander is the co-founder of "Rose Rocket" (https://www.roserocket.com/). Rose Rocket is a transportation management software that helps build the future of trucking technology.
Rose Rocket was part of a Y-Combinator cohort.

We speak about:
01:41 - His startup company "Rose Rocket"
02:25 - Alex as a kid
05:18 - His love for sports and music
07:50 - Parents not really pushing him
11:35 - Moving abroad to get a better education and life
16:01 - Finding the startup world
27:26 - Having a side hustle
29:59 - The importance of picking the right partner
36:43 - Going into debt
39:45 - Getting a job after 2 years of not getting paid
41:41 - His SIWIKE

Connect with Alexander at https://www.linkedin.com/in/luksidadi/
Or find out more at https://www.roserocket.com/

Listen to the episode for more details!
Watch the episode here https://youtu.be/u4GmgZ0U1MI

Special thanks to https://www.instagram.com/lincolnalexanderthe2nd/ for the theme music

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