Bhavneet is co-founder and CEO of GoSkills.com, a platform dedicated to delivering personalized, bite-sized business courses to working professionals.
After completing degrees in Molecular Biotechnology and Entrepreneurship, Bhavneet founded several startups and has worked at a range of companies, from a biotech company in New Zealand to the world’s fastest-growing e-commerce marketplace, Groupon, in Australia. It was during her time at Groupon that Bhavneet saw the opportunity to create online courses for busy working professionals. She has now successfully grown GoSkills for 6 years.
Q: What would you like to see your team accomplish in 2019?
I’d like to see us work together to achieve our goals with a culture of fun, openness, and creativity.
Q: Who is your role model or hero?
Right now, probably Elon Musk.
Q: What is your favorite book?
Too many to mention! Rich Dad Poor Dad was the first book I read that changed the way I thought.
Q: Do you use any specific method or system to run daily operations?
I love to use Trello to record, track, and complete my daily tasks.
Q: Why did you choose your present industry at this time?
I firmly believe high-quality education should be accessible to everyone.
Q: What is the best/worst moment you can remember in your career?
Launching a scholarship program to encourage women to start their own businesses. It’s called the #betheboss scholarship, and you can learn more at www.goskills.com/scholarship.
Q: Looking back – if you could advise a younger version of yourself to do something different – what would it be?
Try lots of different things, find what you’re passionate about, don’t worry so much about what others think – do what makes you happy!
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