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Failure to Success: Strategy cum motivational lesson by Vivek Chauhan (AIR 300)
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This lesson consists a motivational talk from Vivek. He describes his struggle which he came across to achieve success. He explains each phase of his life where he faced failures. A very famous quote " Failure is not the opposite of success, it is a stepping stone to success", said by Arianna Huffington, and a live example, a replica of this quote is the achievement of Vivek who secured All India Rank of 300 in UPSC CSE. One can definitely​ learn how crucial is to from mistakes and to gain positives from them rather than regretting and quitting the struggle to achieve goals.

Vivek Chauhan
Secured AIR 300 in UPSC CSE 2015. Also hold a L.L.B., L.L.M., B.ed. degree.

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Your teaching style is so good sir😇😇😇
Vishal Tyagi
10 months ago
It is my pleasure dear. That you all loge the way i teaches you 😃
he's so humble and honest said sorry for his english I want to tell u sir u r an inspiration and ur english is just fine.
no words what can i say to bayya .clear portray of dedication determination perseverance towards u r goal.hats off u bayya and i hope u reached great heights in u r life.all da best for u r future
thank you very much sir.inspirational words....
One of the best motivational stories heard so far !! feeling motivated!!
Sir how u managed ur time? Had u taken leave ?
  1. THE BE GINNING Running afier train at 5,30 am in morning every day Running after train at 5:30 am in morning every day School was almost 35 km away 5 hours (travel time) . Dream to become a doctor Selected in Teacher Training Programme Teacher at MCD school Delhi (September 2003) . I was 19 then

  2. CONTINUED Struggle for marriage . Married in 2008 Was 25 then Interest in Civil Services . Had 4 attempts (2011) . On e attempt: without preparation Lost chance in 2010

  3. THE GREAT LEAP Second attempt: Lost b y 7 marks (CSE 2012) Third attempt: mistake: exaggerating about score Got 206, cut-off was 209 . Fourth attempt Helped by Neelotpal (AIR 98, CSE 2013) . Scored 232 in Prelims First time, cut-off crossed 241 My whole family was weeping

  4. CONTINUED 30 year old by then I was ineligible to write this exam henceforth Came back to teaching with empty hands Colleagues taunted & laughed at me Non- serious aspirant Opportunity of my lifetime . 31 by then 31 by then

  5. CONTINUED . Cleared the 5th attempt and reached the interview level Out of the game once again (102 in interview) Final attempt (CSE 2016), aged 32 Learnt from my past mistakes and worked hard Result: AIR 300

  6. EXAM STRATEGY History (optional) : Balyan sir notes and teaching only For General Studies : Insight on India website Follow standard books only with focus on NCERT

  7. ABOUT ME . AIR 300 (CSE 2015) Teacher by Profession BA, MA, B.Ed., LL.B., LL.M from correspondence mode Attempts in U . Course fees: CONTRIBUTE . Follow me on Unacademy at: https://unacademyin/user/vivek9863 PSC CSE 6

  8. VI 4-PAR 12 ii 12 10 9 STRUGGLE WITH UPSC CSE Io 4 6 60 Presented by Vivek Chauhan (AIR 300, CSE 2015