Interview with Soumili Mukherjee:
Soumili Mukherjee is a professional blogger who creates content on Fashion, Beauty, Lifestyle, and Travel. She is currently pursuing her degree in B.Tech. She won the best beauty influencer award in 2019. We had a great time while Interview with Soumili Mukherjee.
Amar Ajnalkar: Tell our readers about yourself?
Soumili Mukherjee: Heyy Guys..!!! This is Soumili. I am basically a blogger by profession who creates content around topics like fashion, beauty, lifestyle as well as on travel. On the same note am also a student pursuing B-TECH as well.
Amar Ajnalkar: How did you come up with the name for your influencing channel?
Soumili Mukherjee: Basically I started influencing around 2 years rather than being specific it’s going to be my 2 year anniversary on the 17th of May 2020. And I think using your own name is the best way to name your blogging site as it’s simple and yet special at the same time too.
Amar Ajnalkar: What is the best thing about being a blogger?
Soumili Mukherjee: It has to be my followers. I have got a great family virtually because of blogger. And I have to give all the credits to them for always loving and supporting me through highs and lows.
Amar Ajnalkar: What is the best collaboration experience that you have done with a brand?
Soumili Mukherjee: There are so many great experiences working with some amazing brands actually, and picking only one is really a tough call. So as I think many people know this but Kiehls has always been a special brand to work with. I personally go to many brand events but whenever I attend or do any blogger collaborations with kiehls, I absolutely love how the brand people treat me. This is something that really means a lot.
Amar Ajnalkar: How many hours a day do you work and hows your daily schedule?
Soumili Mukherjee: This completely depends on the brand deliverables. Sometimes I have to work for literally the whole day where some other days only an hour of work does the job.
And talking about daily schedules, honestly I don’t have or follow a particular schedule. I am a student too so I have to take time out for all and manage everything on my own.
Amar Ajnalkar: Is the blogging profession affected your family life? if yes then how?
Soumili Mukherjee: It’s a big NO..!!! My family has always been supportive about this and I always manage to give efforts and take my time out for them. Maybe they are blessed with a great daughter. HAHA..!!!
Amar Ajnalkar: What motivates you in life?
Soumili Mukherjee: My family, love ones, goals motivates me the most in life.
Amar Ajnalkar: What are your favorite books or movies related to your niche?
Soumili Mukherjee: Love the book “The Secret”. I totally believe in the law of attraction.
Amar Ajnalkar: What surprising lessons have you learned while blogging?
Soumili Mukherjee: I don’t know if my answer is appropriate for this question but one thing I have learned about the whole blogging industry is you get treated on how much followers you have. I won’t say all but sometimes you actually get collaboration depend on just the number of followers..!!!
I personally know so many bloggers out in Kolkata who miserably uses auto likers or fake followers to reach the niche. Also there are so many bloggers out there including me who actually work hard to get their success but get badly effected for the whole fake follower thing.
Amar Ajnalkar: Top 3 skills required to become a successful blogger.
Soumili Mukherjee: First it has to be PASSION then comes the PATIENCE and last but not the least it’s CONSISTENT.
Amar Ajnalkar: Hows your experience with Amar Ajnalkar?
Soumili Mukherjee: It’s a really good experience with Amar Ajnalkar .
Amar Ajnalkar: Two lines for our reader.
Soumili Mukherjee: Never lose hope and always work harder.
Soumili Mukherjee’s Social Media Links:
Soumili Mukherjee’s Instagram Account: @soumili.mukherjee
Soumili Mukherjee’s Website: soumilimukherjee.wordpress.com