Interview with Sajal Verma: Sajal Verma is a fitness and lifestyle influencer from Delhi. He is creating super cool content on fitness and lifestyle since 2016. We had a great conversation while Interview with Sajal Verma.
Amar Ajnalkar: Tell our reader about yourself ?
Sajal Verma: I’m Sajal Verma from Delhi, India. I’m a fitness and lifestyle influencer. Started young, whether it was fitness, business, or escaping mediocrity. My vision, my goals, my energy has always been bigger and that really never fit into society. It has been 4 years now, and honestly, it’s incredible to watch this journey unfold in front on my eyes.
Amar Ajnalkar: How did you come up with the name for your Instagram account ?
Sajal Verma: I decided to name it on myself (sajal_verma77). Simple, best, and easy to remember.
Amar Ajnalkar: What is the best thing about being an influencer ?
Sajal Verma: The ability to make peoples’ lives better as a result of our presence. My mission has always been to inspire people to reach their highest potential & show them what happen when they don’t give up.
Amar Ajnalkar: How many hours a day do you work and how’s your daily schedule ?
Sajal Verma: Working out is a pure therapy and is a form of meditation for me. I make sure my training is extremely intense so that it forces me to switch my thoughts off and forces on the present moment. I also meditate first thing in the morning & right before I sleep.
Amar Ajnalkar: Is the influencer profession affected your family life? If yes then how ?
Sajal Verma: Initially, my parents weren’t sure about it. It was not a complete denial, but they were concerned about me. But things changed for better and my career shaped well. When they saw many brands started approaching me, they started garnering more faith in me and my talent. And finally became the ultimate supporter.
Amar Ajnalkar: What motivates you in life ?
Sajal Verma: The act of creating inspires me. Some books have inspired me. My top books are: Shoe Dog by Phill Knight, Elon Musk by Ashlee Vaner, Awareness by Osho and Think & Grow by Napoleon Hill. I also take a lot of inspiration from music.
Amar Ajnalkar: What surprising lessons have you learnt while influencing ?
Sajal Verma: The more amazing content you create, the more people will love you. You cannot become successful overnight, hard work & patience is the key to success.
Amar Ajnalkar: Top 3 skills required to become a successful influencer ?
Sajal Verma: Consistency, patience and becoming a better version of yourself. Master your emotions & always keep your vibes high. You gotta believe in your ability to figure things out.
Amar Ajnalkar: How’s your experience with Amar Ajnalkar ?
Sajal Verma: It’s great. Thank you Amar Ajnalkar for giving me this opportunity. I’m excited & looking forward to it.
Amar Ajnalkar: Two lines for our readers.
Sajal Verma: Enjoy the process. There’s so much joy in the process of transforming your body, creating content or starting a business. We often get discouraged by the effort because we’re so focused on the outcome. But when you fall in love with your journey, the work & the struggle; that’s when growth occurs and that’s where true happiness and success lies.