Lately I have been thinking about my journey and where I am headed in life. Unsurprisingly, I was not able to find a clear answer to this question, but that is not what this post is about. To continue, I have been thinking about this field that I have adventured into, this whole social media / influencer marketing domain, and I have tried to put myself into the shoes of the regular 100K+ followers influencer. Because that is the goal of this job, right? Gain as many followers as possible, make money out of collaborations and become more and more famous. This is where it gets you.
I do – or at least I did – follow a lot of such girls. We all know the story: perfect selfies, expensive clothes, exotic vacations, and so on. These are the people who have the perfect lives, everybody wants to be like them, I also once wanted to be like them. Continue reading