Alpha Woman Podcast

Interview with Queer Enterpreneur and Young Alpha Laksha

June 29, 2021 Laksha Season 2 Episode 17
Alpha Woman Podcast
Interview with Queer Enterpreneur and Young Alpha Laksha
Chapters
3:11
The taboo of mental health in India
11:48
The idea for Sassage Stickers
15:44
Meeting her business partner on a dating website
20:19
Unexpected challenges while starting the business
26:39
Where do you see Sassage Stickers in 10 years?
29:57
Laksha’s inspirational Alpha Woman
33:48
Where you can find Sassage Stickers?
Alpha Woman Podcast
Interview with Queer Enterpreneur and Young Alpha Laksha
Jun 29, 2021 Season 2 Episode 17
Laksha

This week, I interviewed a queer entrepreneur and impressive Young Alpha, Laksha. Laksha is the owner of Sassage Stickers, an inclusive stickers brand with great designs for Pride Month, mental health awareness, and so much more! Laksha is a familiar face at Alpha Woman Co. Our first Young Alphas article, Top 8 Young Entrepreneurs You Need to Know, features Laksha and her brand. This week, Laksha and I explored her journey as a passionate and light-hearted young entrepreneur.

Laksha is a psychology major from Bangalore, India, who is passionate about mental health advocacy and queer representation. When I spoke with Laksha, she described the challenges of growing up in India, where LGBTQ+ identities are taboo, and so is mental health.

When Laksha was in quarantine, she launched Sassage Stickers with her partner Nakul and found a way to channel her passions in her brand. She combined her quirky personality with her passions to create a fun and authentic brand for her community. And in her words, the name "Sassage" comes from her love of hot dogs, "and all the cool hot dogs that we are."

Laksha is a lively spirit and a perfect guest for the end of Pride Month! For her, Sassage Stickers is a hobby and passion project. She aspires to be a counsellor and pursue a career in psychology. But in the meantime, Sassage Stickers is a great way to combine her creative skills and aspirations. Her accomplishments as a young businesswoman are inspiring. And without a doubt, she'll be a fantastic counsellor for Young Alphas in the future.

To check out Laksha's products, check out sassagestickers.com!

Timestamps:
The taboo of mental health in India (3:11)
The idea for Sassage Stickers (11:48)
Meeting her business partner on a dating website (15:44)
Unexpected challenges while starting the business (20:19)
Where do you see Sassage Stickers in 10 years? (26:39)
Laksha's inspirational Alpha Woman (29:57)
Where you can find Sassage Stickers? (33:48)

Notes:

 We’re excited to announce that we have podcast sponsorship opportunities available to help you reach this fantastic audience. Please reach out to hello@alphawomanco.com for more information.

Podcast researcher Anvi Sethi

Sign up to Alpha Woman Co at: https://alphawomanco.com

Follow us on social media @alphawomanco

Show Notes Chapter Markers

This week, I interviewed a queer entrepreneur and impressive Young Alpha, Laksha. Laksha is the owner of Sassage Stickers, an inclusive stickers brand with great designs for Pride Month, mental health awareness, and so much more! Laksha is a familiar face at Alpha Woman Co. Our first Young Alphas article, Top 8 Young Entrepreneurs You Need to Know, features Laksha and her brand. This week, Laksha and I explored her journey as a passionate and light-hearted young entrepreneur.

Laksha is a psychology major from Bangalore, India, who is passionate about mental health advocacy and queer representation. When I spoke with Laksha, she described the challenges of growing up in India, where LGBTQ+ identities are taboo, and so is mental health.

When Laksha was in quarantine, she launched Sassage Stickers with her partner Nakul and found a way to channel her passions in her brand. She combined her quirky personality with her passions to create a fun and authentic brand for her community. And in her words, the name "Sassage" comes from her love of hot dogs, "and all the cool hot dogs that we are."

Laksha is a lively spirit and a perfect guest for the end of Pride Month! For her, Sassage Stickers is a hobby and passion project. She aspires to be a counsellor and pursue a career in psychology. But in the meantime, Sassage Stickers is a great way to combine her creative skills and aspirations. Her accomplishments as a young businesswoman are inspiring. And without a doubt, she'll be a fantastic counsellor for Young Alphas in the future.

To check out Laksha's products, check out sassagestickers.com!

Timestamps:
The taboo of mental health in India (3:11)
The idea for Sassage Stickers (11:48)
Meeting her business partner on a dating website (15:44)
Unexpected challenges while starting the business (20:19)
Where do you see Sassage Stickers in 10 years? (26:39)
Laksha's inspirational Alpha Woman (29:57)
Where you can find Sassage Stickers? (33:48)

Notes:

 We’re excited to announce that we have podcast sponsorship opportunities available to help you reach this fantastic audience. Please reach out to hello@alphawomanco.com for more information.

Podcast researcher Anvi Sethi

Sign up to Alpha Woman Co at: https://alphawomanco.com

Follow us on social media @alphawomanco

The taboo of mental health in India
The idea for Sassage Stickers
Meeting her business partner on a dating website
Unexpected challenges while starting the business
Where do you see Sassage Stickers in 10 years?
Laksha’s inspirational Alpha Woman
Where you can find Sassage Stickers?