Shubham Shete is the Founder of Infolinks India. Shubham has completed his graduation from Maharashtra Institute Of Technology (MIT) Pune. He is in the field of Digital Marketing For 3 years. He Started Working For Infolinks India Pvt. Ltd. from his College Library, as during the initial phase they don’t have much investment to acquire an office, But Now They Crossed Turnover Of 1 Lakh US Dollars ($100000).
Shubham Shete from Latur raised his voice against teachers who shirk their job, and as a result the authorities turned vindictive and failed him in the practicals
The Maharashtra Institute of Technology was almost brought to a standstill on Tuesday. Protesting students, backed by Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad, sloganeered against the institute, especially its engineering college, exposing its dirty underbelly. The reason for this expression of outrage was that the plight of Shubham Shete, one of their classmates. Four days later, however, nothing has changed, as the college hasn’t yet forwarded their response and Shubham’s letter to the vice-chancellor of Pune University, nor have they taken any action.
Shubham Shete Interview
Digital Guruji : Tell us a bit about yourself. Where are you from and where did you grow up?
Shubham Shete : Hi, I am Shubham Sushil Shete From Latur, Maharashtra. I Completed My Graduation in Electronics And Telecommunications Engineering From Maharashtra Institute Of Technology (MIT) Pune.
Digital Guruji : How did Infolinks India come into being?
Shubham Shete : Everybody Want to be Placed In Multinational Company But My Goal Was Clear, I Don’t Want to Work For Others I Want to Work For Myself…
After Completion Of My Graduation, Three Years Back We Entered Into Field Of Website Designing, Search Engine Optimization(SEO), Social Media Etc.
Digital Guruji : How did you come up with the name for your company?
Shubham Shete : Everything Has Link Associated With It So We Gave The Name ”Infolinks”.
Digital Guruji : What does Infolinks India do?
Shubham Shete : Infolinks India is Basically About Designing & Ranking Websites On Google Using Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Etc.
Digital Guruji : What were the first few months like?
Shubham Shete : First Month Was Very Successful For Me Because I Earned $127(US Dollars). We Were Glad to Invest It In Our Start Up, It Increased By $300(US Dollars) In Second Month. Our Business Reached Upto $3000(US Dollars) Per Month Income Within Next Few Months.
Digital Guruji : What are the major challenges you face at Infolinks India?
Shubham Shete : We Didn’t Have Any Office Or Any Suitable Place Of Working In Initial Months, We Worked in Our Home Using Slow Mobile Internet Connection With Many More Challenging Conditions.
Digital Guruji : How do you overcome these challenges?
Shubham Shete : We Worked Day & Night At Friends Room, College Library. Accepted Challenges And Every Time Found a Way To Overcome It.
Digital Guruji : Tell us about the people who impacted your journey.
Shubham Shete : My Grandfather ”Hon. Vijaymurti Manmathappa Shete” Is Biggest Inspiration Behind My Success. He Was The Person Who Always Stood Behind Me Like A Mountain.
Digital Guruji : What kind of culture exists in Infolinks India, and how did you establish it?
Shubham Shete : Infolinks India as a Team We Work In Free Work-Culture, Where Everyone Is Owner And Everyone Is Thinking By Their Own Way. We Give Freedom To Make Mistakes So That Creation Can Take Place.
Digital Guruji : How do you define success?
Shubham Shete : ”Success Can’t Be Given, Can’t Be Taught”, You Have To Face The Problems And Get It.
Digital Guruji : Your previous jobs/ventures? What were you doing before choosing this field?
Shubham Shete : I Had Completed BSNL Silver, Gold, Platinum Certification Course Offered By AICTE
Digital Guruji : Tell us something about your education & family background.
Shubham Shete : My Grandfather Hon.V.M.Shete and My Uncle Sudhir V. Shete Supported Me A Lot. Because Of Them, I Am Who I Am Today.
I Had Completed My 12th From Rajarshi Shahu College, Latur Who Taught Me How To Be Competitive And Achieve Success. After 12th I Went To Pune Where My Second Uncle Sunil V. Shete Supported Me Till Completion Of My Electronics And Telecommunications Engineering Degree From MIT, Pune.
Digital Guruji : How has been the support from friends and family?
Shubham Shete : My Colleague Om Shinde Along With My Brothers Sumit Shete & Ganesh Shete Helped Me a Lot in My Work.
Digital Guruji : Any Educational / Special Achievements you want to share with us?
Shubham Shete : Got Selected In BSNL AICTE Internship Which Was Offered To Only Top 5 Students Of E&Tc Engineering Department
Digital Guruji : Do you believe there is some sort of pattern or formula to becoming a successful entrepreneur?
Shubham Shete : Of Course Not. If There Was a Formula How Can Anybody Fail?
We Have To Learn From Our Mistakes To Make It Happen.
Digital Guruji : If you had a magic stick, which are the two things you would change in the world?
Shubham Shete : Firstly I’ll End All Types Of Caste System & Reservations From Our Country And Secondly Everybody Will Get Equal Wage (Time=Money) No Matter What Type Of Work He Does.
Digital Guruji : Any regrets till now?
Shubham Shete : Regrets Are Many But When We See Our Past Today, We Think That They Are Necessary To Enjoy Success.
Digital Guruji : If not the current profession, what would you have been?
Shubham Shete : I Want To Be An Police Officer To Stop Crime And Punish Criminals, Fraudsters As Many As Possible.
Digital Guruji : What keeps you going and who inspires you the most?
Shubham Shete : ”The Freedom To Make Mistakes, Creates Best Environment For Creation”.
This Quote I Saw Everyday In Shahu College Library Inspires Me Today Also. We Can’t Invent Anything New Without Any Mistakes, We Have To Be Free, Think Freely Without Any Pressure, Try Again, and Again…
Digital Guruji : Can you describe/outline your typical day?
Shubham Shete : There Are No Special Timings Of Work. We Work When We Want To Work, We Sleep When We Want To Sleep, We Earn How Much We Want To Earn.
Digital Guruji : If you were given a choice of meeting any person you want, who will be that person?
Shubham Shete : If Possible In Past, Then Swami Vivekananda.
If Talking About Present, Then Choice Will Be Genelia D’Souza Deshmukh, My Favourite Actress.
Digital Guruji : What is the biggest misconception that you think people have about you?
Shubham Shete : I Haven’t Followed What They Think Everybody Should Follow.
We Are Humans Bro Not Ants…
BE CREATIVE, BE DIFFERENT, BE UNIQUE
Digital Guruji : What are your ideals / Principals?
Shubham Shete : Never Beg In Front Of Anybody.
Don’t Fulfill Your Dreams Using Parents Money.
Achieve What You Want, Take Whole Responsibility On Your Shoulders.
Digital Guruji : What is your greatest fear, and how do you manage fear?
Shubham Shete : Fear Is When You Depend On Someone For Your Needs.
We Have To Be Self Reliant, So No Worries About Fear.
Digital Guruji : Tell us about your learning’s in this entrepreneurship journey.
Shubham Shete : Never Stop Go On..
New Day Will Bring New Opportunity You Never Thought Of.
Digital Guruji : Any message that you want to send to our readers?
Shubham Shete : Listen To Yourself, Not Others.
Here Ends Interview with Founder of Infolinks India, Shubham Shete.