Instagram influencer and entrepreneur, Tomas Samalionis has talked about being self-employed and how it is different from working for someone else. He has also shared his success journey and given his advice for youngsters to succeed in the business world. Popular on Instagram as @samaslife, Lithuanian native has been an inspiration for everyone who wants to follow his passion in order to achieve a reputed place in his life. Read below to know everything about his views on living a working lifestyle of his choice.
Q: Hi Tomas! Thank you for taking out some valuable time to share your personal views on entrepreneurship. What inspired you to switch to the entrepreneurial world and how do you feel like being self-employed?
Thanks for inviting me. Well, I believe that it is my inner voice to pursue my passion that triggered the ambition to enter the entrepreneurial world. Frankly speaking, being a self-employed simply gives me more freedom and time to focus on my personal life. And this work-life balance helps me being good in my personal life and better in my professional life.
Q: How do you manage the mental pressure while working on any project?
I utilize my experience and wisdom to manage my time effectively and prioritize my work in a daily routine. It gives me so much time to plan my next day and it improves my work-efficiency to a great extent.
Q: What does it take to become a successful entrepreneur in today’s dynamic business environment?
According to me, there are certain elements such as self-belief, courage, following the passion, and positive mindset that really require to taste success in today’s competitive market.
Q: How challenging is it for young entrepreneurs to maintain their self-belief and faith in their idea while working on a project?
To be honest, it is really a challenging task for young entrepreneurs to maintain their faith and self-belief in the face of challenges in the entrepreneurial world. Moreover, the financial challenges and fear of failure really make it difficult for them to focus on their task in hand.