Hello to the readers, we are sharing the Interview with the Vaibhav Kakkar CEO of IIM Skills. It feels very good to cover him and know about his actual journey of being a CEO.
Let’s discuss the Questionnaire session with Vaibhav Kakkar, here it is below mentioned are:
1. Hello! Please tell us where are you from and where did you grow up?
Vaibhav Kakkar Delhi figures my all the journey from my childhood. I was born and brought up in Delhi. I have experienced my whole journey either it was my childhood, as a youth, or my adulthood period. The whole journey is all connected with Delhi.
2. In short, tell us about your Company?
IIM Skills is one of the world’s leading online Education Service Institutions launched in the year 2015. It is an online education learning platform that provides skill development courses like Digital Marketing Course, Content Writing Course, CAT Course, and GST Course for the students, professionals, and job seekers to build their Careers.
IIM Skills has trained 15000+ all over 35 countries across the globe it is the biggest achievement for IIM Skills as an Education Platform.
3. Please tell us about your Education?
My schooling was all from the Hans Raj Model School Delhi. I acquired my Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Delhi and MBA in Marketing and related support services from Symbiosis College of Arts & Commerce.
4. When you started your career as a content writer?
I started my journey as a Content Writer in the year 2010.
5. How many blog sites of you run?
I run 7 blog sites altogether and they are Course Dekho, Advisor uncle, Vaibhavk many more.
6. When you have published your first book?
I have published my first book in the year 2021 named World Castle “Building a content marketing business”.
7. What is the reason you choose Entrepreneurship above the job?
I was working as Team lead with Serco Group for American Express Banking Corporation. I have taken it as an opportunity for acquiring all the knowledge about Digital marketing. American Express was the first bank in India which has launched an Online E-Applications for premium Credit cards. I got a lot of learning about the Digital marketing field that how it’s working and the exact scope of this field.
Then, I quit my job and started my blog site Course Dekho and there I started writing about career Courses, career advice to the youth out there who are looking for these professional courses and career opportunities. I have helped many students for choosing the right career opportunities and helped them to get clients also to work for.
Then, I thought if I am helping youth with my blog then, I should help them more by launching my education learning platform and this idea pushed me up to launch IIM Skill and become CEO of IIM skills.
Firstly, I have launched the Content Writing Master Course this Course got lots of responses from the users then after I launch Digital Marketing Course, CAT Course, and GST Course.
Now, these skill development courses are helping the youth for getting useful career opportunities and this all led me to choose Entrepreneurship above Job.
8. What motivates you?
If you would ask me, then I would say that my family, my team members, and my dear students are enrolled in different courses of IIM Skills. They all keep me motivated because I had never felt that, I am alone on this journey the family was a great support to me. My team member totals 79 people all together works day and night for IIM Skills to make this brand valued. The students who keep trust in IIM Skills and enrolled themselves for different skill development courses. These all motivates to keep hard working and make more value addition to the IIM Skills.
9. How many hours do you work on average?
I have mentioned before that it’s not easy to be a CEO of an organization it takes a lot of effort and time. If, I would say then the average hour I work is 14 hours a day.
10. What hurdles do you face during your journey as a CEO?
I cannot say it as a hurdle; I will say it as an experience that provides me great learning. I would say if there will be no issues- problems will be coming to you, then you will never understand where you are exactly lacking. I always take each problem and issue as an opportunity which makes me remind that there is a lot more to work in the journey of being a CEO of the organization.
The CEO of IIM Skills Vaibhav Kakkar has shared all his views at the Quick Interview. He was very sporty in answering each of the questions and discussing his journey. Thank you a lot Vaibhav Kakkar CEO of IIM Skills for giving your valuable time to us.