Your Name: Payal Gandhi Hoon

Business Name: Tamarainlp, a Neuro Linguistic Programming service

Type of Business: Coaching & Consulting

Business Location: Gurgaon, India


Reason for starting
I wanted to do something that would add value to not just my life but many others. To make a difference at a deeper level and bring a smile to many, by helping them realise their true potential….Today I am an Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) entrepreneur and a coach. I am a founder and owner of Tamarai (

How do you define success?
Success to me means being able enjoy what you are doing, to share that joy with many others and to touch many lives in a way that even if you were able to to bring a smile to someone’s face and make that a happy moment to share with- you have lived a life of worth!

Biggest Success
To be able to move from my full fledged corporate career of many years into taking the risk and opportunity of starting something where my heart lies – Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP); to not just make a difference in people’s life, but to tap the emotionally latent potential that all of us have! According to me, we are taught the best of analytic skills and reasoning in our education years, but not how to really manage ourselves and situations. NLP has given me wings to fly and also share the gift with many others.

What is your top challenge and how have you addressed it?
My top challenge was to move from a highly structured and well paid corporate career and brand to the state of not knowing and being fine in that. To live each day as it comes and not to pre- empt or program life to be…

Who is your most important role model?
My role model is women who dare to dream, who act on it, who face their fears and external pressures and yet know they can achieve what they have set out to!!…A woman with a purpose!