Thank you so much for joining us! Can you tell us a story about what brought you to this specific career path?
Interview with MYKEL JAMMAL MERIT @(mykeljmerrit)
I always wanted to be an Instagram influencer ever since I saw my celebrities doing it now. I feel that it is a job that would have fun doing, not just because of the money but because of the influence that I can bring to society.
Can you share the most interesting story that happened to you since you started doing this?
I am a dancer and I have a video of me on YouTube if me doing a dance at a baseball halftime show and I was portraying Michael Jackson. The company is called protege dance company and I feel that I have had a lot of people come up to me asking if I was the person in that video.
Which tips would you recommend to your colleagues in your industry to help them thrive and not “burn out”?
Keep grinding and keep posting nobody what anyone says. Never give up on your dreams and make sure that you keep the positivity in this world no matter what your audience is.
None of us can succeed without some help along the way. Is there a particular person who you are grateful towards who helped get you to where you are? Can you share a story?
I would defiantly say my friends because they helped me with taking my pictures and always sharing positivity in society. I would always thing always I can incorporate them in everything I do.
How have you used your success to bring goodness to the world?
I would use my success to educate those who on ignorant on the problems we have in society. My main goal is bringing an inspiration with be a social media influencer and spreading positivity.
Do you have a favourite “written Quote”? Can you share a story of how that was relevant to you in your life?
A quote that I use is “short cuts make long delays” I saw this because I always find way in which I can connect with people. I had my account for 2-3 years and I have been grinding. I always keep this in my mind as I reach my goal.
How can our readers follow you on social media?
My Instagram is mykeljmerritt and my TikTok is Mykeljmerritt_. I feel like I am filled with positivity so Peope should be interested in my page.
Anything specific you’d like to have mentioned in the article?
I am a dancer I have a 4.2 GPA and I represent what’s best in society today. I am in winter guard and color guard and I am in student council.company.