#Journey of a School Topper to a Social media Influencer, Pawan Bhakuni

Pawan bhakuni interview
Interview with pawan Bhakuni

Pawan Singh Bhakuni is a self made Social media Influencer. He belongs to Haldwani (Nainital), a beautiful tourist place in Uttarakhand.

Interview with Pawan Bhakuni

Digital Guruji : Why did you think of starting  Social Media Marketing?

Pawan Bhakuni : I firstly saw people earning a lot then for some months I started providing social media services. I got a good network of people and regular clients for some months. It worked good later on I tried something else then I started doing boosting and somewhat reselling too. This made a huge connection of mine with the various companies managers and CEOs.

Digital Guruji :  What were the challenges that you faced initially and how did you overcome it?

Pawan Bhakuni : When I started digital marketing I thought how to start and from where I will earn a good amount ..then I started connecting with people who are In this field .
They helped me in term of Investment as this didn’t work good In starting but later on I feel like this Is the only way to earn.
I faced problem to connect with people, later on social media help me In doing this then I got connected with various companies and started providing them digital services.

Digital Guruji :  Tell us about the people who impacted your journey.

Pawan Bhakuni : I was mostly influenced by the people of our group HFF and my bestfriend ‘n’ my brother sandeep gangola who is currently a millionaire inspired me a lot. He gave me a platform and I worked hard, as people say I was good In studies , so he always used to tell me that their Is nothing In this type of work go and study hard.


Digital Guruji : Who was your first customer ?

Pawan Bhakuni : I don’t remember my first customer but at starting my work provided me a good result, some lucky day I even earned 20k within 1 hour later on people found this very common .

Digital Guruji :  Which incident has stayed with you from your journey in Digital Marketing?

Pawan Bhakuni : I always wanted to feel In-depended so since I joined my college In year 2017, currently I am studying honors In physics from Delhi university. As I was IN the school toppers list so everyone insist me to study, even I want to.

Digital Guruji : What kind of culture exists in your organization?

Pawan Bhakuni : I just work alone, later on I started hiring people who can provide me clients and I pay their margin accordingly.
Later on I got connected with many people . My Inboxes used to get full of messages so I found It bulky and I used to answer and  help each and every guy In this situtaion.

Digital Guruji :  Did you raise funding for your venture? If yes, then please tell us how you got that.

Pawan Bhakuni : When I was In need of some money, so some of my online friends help me In that situation later on they become my best buddies …

Digital Guruji :  How do you market your business, and which tactics have been most successful?

Pawan Bhakuni : Working from last 3 years,  I got a lot of experience and having a good communication Is a weapon for your business. I just grew my business on various social media platforms from there clients used to Interact with me ..so now I have many clients around the world. 

Digital Guruji :  How do you define success?

Pawan Bhakuni : Success is nothing its just hard work ,determination and consistency towards your works ,even I faced so many problems like not having a single penny to this level. 

Digital Guruji :  Your previous jobs/ventures? What were you doing before choosing this field?

Pawan Bhakuni : I am not In this field whenever I feel like earning and whenever I feel like to earn money I do this work otherwise I am studying and I have to become an army officer.

Digital Guruji : Tell us something about your education & family background.

Pawan Bhakuni : I have studied from Sant Pauls school . Sandeep Is always my buddy since class 5th and I topped my school In 10th as well as 12th .. My mom Is a housewife and may father is an army personnel .

Digital Guruji :  How has been the support from friends and family? 

Pawan Bhakuni : I got full support from some my friends, mainly my social media friends. They help me in earning.

Digital Guruji :  Do you believe there is some sort of pattern or formula to becoming a successful entrepreneur?

Pawan Bhakuni : There is no formula to become a entrepreneur, you just have to be creative and innovative and that how it works.

Digital Guruji :  If you had a magic stick, which are the two things you would change in the world?

Pawan Bhakuni : If I had a magic stick, I would try to provide a good platforms to  all the young entrepreneurs who wants to achieve good In this line of digital marketing or social media marketing.
Secondly I need to open a business so that I can hire people who will perform good for me and for my business.

Digital Guruji : What is the part of your life experience you would alter if you had the chance to?

Pawan Bhakuni : If I had the chance to alter something I would have join this line very early around when I would be In 7th class becausz I met people just 15yrs old earning a good amount.

Digital Guruji :  If you had the chance to start your career over again, what would you do differently? 

Pawan Bhakuni : If I had a choice to start my life again, I would have achieve everything within a short time period and would have created my own small world.

Digital Guruji : What inspires you? Whose work has influenced you most?

Pawan Bhakuni : Their are many young entrepreneurs here whom I met personally. They all are my source of motivation. They just said one thing “once you started earning then never look back”.

Digital Guruji :  If you were given a choice of meeting any person you want, who will be that person?

Pawan Bhakuni : If I would get a chance of meeting any persons, It would be my friends those who help me a lot In flourishing my business.

Digital Guruji :  Tell us about your learning’s in this entrepreneurship journey.

Pawan Bhakuni : In this entrepreneur journey, I learned a lot that how to communicate how to Influence and how to do business and It also helps me In growing my personality.

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