Entrepreneurial Story of Harika Kolli who founded DailyAt5 located in Gollalakoderu (Small Village in Andhra Pradesh)
- Harika Kolli, CEO & Co-Founder, We both (Harika & Haritha) are twins and belongs to a small village in Andhra Pradesh. We are still pursuing our Engineering in Computer Science & Technology. We wanted to live independent and contribute something to society as well. I had more than 4 years of experience in customizing antique & fashion jewelry
- Haritha Kolli, Co-Founder & Tech Lead
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
When Started: 28/01/2018
Location: Gollalakoderu (Small Village in Andhra Pradesh)
What motivated you to start your Business?
I wanted to live independent and my passion towards fashion & antique jewelry drives me to start this business
Tell us about your Business
DailyAt5 is catering to this aspect of women by offering a versatile range of casual and special occasion antique jewelry that will make her really endearing. DailyAt5 has been evolved with a target to make an incredible assortment of jewelry styles at wallet-friendly prices. Now girls can be more fashion conscious and keep updated with changing trends in the fashion industry. It is the best place to find trendy and fashions and to look sharp all throughout the year. Be it the traditional collection or the latest styles you would be amazed by the collection that is different from all. What makes this store so different is the reasonably priced stuff that will make you look classy within your budget.
Shop from the handpicked selection of Bangles, Necklaces, Studs, Earrings, Rings, Jhumkas, Jewellery sets, Anklets, Pendants and much more, You will surely find an item for every mood and occasion. You can also browse jewelry for occasions like Traditional, Fashion, Kundan, Temple designs, Bridal, Party styles and more. The price range is suitable for all types of customers.
Tell us what an average day in your life looks like.
My day starts with checking Instagram and other social media notifications because most of my orders came from social media. Most of the time I’ll be busy in making jewelry & looking for new designs
One particular skill you got right and gave you best results.
What have been your biggest challenges in running your Business so far? How did you overcome these challenges?
The biggest challenge is getting visitors to my website and Instagram followers. I started posting High-Quality images on Instagram. Few of my friends shared my website & Instagram page on their Instagram stories. Social media helped us a lot in getting huge traffic to our website.
What have you found the most effective way to get new clients?
First, Try to understand the customer requirements, Try to be in their shoes. At one point will get to know about their pain points, We have to provide solutions for that. Customer satisfaction is the primary key for repeated orders.
What advice do you give to other business owners?
Customer is God, So never ever cheat them with fake promises
How did you keep motivated through difficult times?
That I can spend more time with my family.
What are your Marketing, Funding, and Team Building Strategy?
We use only social media platforms to get traffic to our website. We always post interesting content and interactive content. I wanted to support Handloom Industry & their families by selling their products online and spend entire profits on their children education & health. Soon we are going to launch Handloom products also in our website
We successfully fulfilled 300+ orders in first 25days without spending a single rupee on Marketing & Promotions. We got more than 25000 Instagram impressions in just 8 days. On an average, We are fulfilling 10 orders daily now and most of the orders came from Instagram only.
What’s your favorite quote?
The best way to guarantee a loss is to quit – Morgan Freeman
Who inspires you?