For the First Time Accepting, Liebster Award & Sharing Nominations

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The month of February seems to have started on a positive note for me. It’s an honor to be nominated for the esteemed Liebster Award. Well, it’s a bigger honor when there’s no real winner and the prize is the nomination!


Accepting Liebster Award & Sharing Nominations


It is with gratitude that EFR International Accepts the Liebster Award!   Tweet: It is with gratitude that EFR International Accepts the Liebster Award! #LiebsterAward #bloggerstribe #girlboss #BizConsultant #newblogger



It feels motivated after working so had to build the Blog, it is been almost 09 months for me into blogging and it was never easy it takes discipline, work, and lots of love and dedication in fact even today it feels like each day is a new lesson to learn in order to share it with my audience. Love that thrill and can’t be without it!


This is my first award!


Thanks so much, Blogging Hawks for the Liebster Award hope your information shared helps you grow further than just a perfect place to learn about Blogging.

The Liebster Award is an online award given to bloggers by other bloggers that help spread the love that we all so desperately desire. Liebster is a German word that translates to “dearest” so getting nominated for this is bound to give you a warm, fuzzy feeling & encouraging to share the love, by nominating forward to 5 to 11 other new bloggers which have under 200 followers.


My answers to the Questions by Ashwathy Manimala from Blogging Hawks


  1. Who inspired you to start your blog?

Well, to be true I wasn’t inspired to blog it was a need a need of marketing my expansion but as I entered the blogging world was truly inspired by the Big Giant’s present in the industry.

Today if I say, even the smallest wins achieved by the bloggers in my network inspires me to go ahead on the journey I have chosen for myself.   


  1. What have you recently learned from blogging?

Just like Ray LeBlond says

You can learn something every day if you pay attention.

Blogging has taught me some lessons as well but the most important of them being ‘Content is king’ because good writing provides you with strong, regular and often unexpected referrers helping you build your strong foundations.

And I believe in order to build strong structures or Buildings one must always have strong foundations.


  1. What are your favorite books that you would like other bloggers to read?

I love reading and have read many but of them all until now my favorites have been

Rich dad, Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki

The Aladdin Factor by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen

Outliers by  Malcolm Gladwell


  1. Where would you like to be in blogging five years from now?

I would love to be definitely in a better place from now with a growing audience.


  1. Which is that one quote you think can change a bad day into a good day?

A simple quote by J.K.Rowling

Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my Life.

Always helps as well as motivates me to push hard no matter how bad or worse is the situation


  1. What were you going to do if you were not a blogger?

Before Blogging for EFR International and now as well, we have been offering services but only locally and other than this company I also have my Trading firm which deals in Perfumes and Fashion Jewelry for which the next development phase is manufacturing.  


  1. What is your suggestion for newbies in blogging?

It’s important to the newbies to remember success doesn’t happen suddenly you need to be patient determined and persistent.

And always be true to yourself!


  1. Is blogging your profession or just a hobby?

I used to write before but never shared it, but now it’s like writing my journal on my as well as other websites with an audience It’s just that I have converted my hobby into a profession.


  1. Which movies you think have motivated you and why?

The movie Pursuit of Happiness has motivated me, Chris Gardner, the Stock Brokers Pursuit of Happyness taught me it’s all about being persistent and determined.

The story said ‘The tests we face in life’s journey are not to reveal our weaknesses but to help us discover our inner strengths. We can only know how strong we are when we strive and thrive beyond the challenges we face.’

And I truly agree

My favorite dialogue from the movie is ‘You got a dream… You gotta protect it. People can’t do somethin’ themselves, they wanna tell you, you can’t do it. If you want somethin’, go get it. ‘


  1. What would you like to do in your spare time?

This year I have hardly got any spare time in my hands, you might think I’m complaining but trust me I’m loving it. When I get to, in my spare time I like to read books or listen to music if it is for short span of time whereas if I can take off for few days best is to take a vacation and refocus and rejuvenate.


  1. How would you describe yourself in one word?

Solopreneur who is here to help other’s Build, Create as well as Grow their Businesses


Sharing what is a Liebster Award

Liebster Award is for newer blogs to gain some recognition for their hard work and awesome content they offer. If one accepts the award, you then they have to answer 11 questions from the blog that nominated them.  The Liebster Award 2017 is an award given to bloggers by other bloggers. 


Rules for the Nominated.

  1. A blog post on the nomination, add an image of the award in the post.
  1. Introduce and thank the person who has nominated you for the award. Add a link to their blog.
  1. Answer all the questions that the person has asked you.
  1. Find 5 – 11 blogs that you think deserve this award and nominate them. Provide 11 questions prepared by yourself for them to answer.
  1. List these rules in your blog post.


Liebster Award Logo


Now it’s time for me to nominate some lovely bloggers who deserve a Liebster Award.

The Taste Team

The Writing Shed

Brittney Rossie




Congratulations guys, you are nominated! Wooho….

Here are questions for the Nominees

1 Who or what introduced you to Blogging?

2 What are three things you can’t live without?

3 What will be the first gift you will be giving someone? Why that gift for that person?

4 Which roadblock on the journey of blogging was the most difficult for you to overcome?

5 Share your next Goal planned?

6 What’s the scariest thing you’ve ever done?

7 What do you like least about blogging?

8 Writing aside, what passions drive your life?

9 Do you prefer to read books in print or electronically?

10 Would you like to move to another country? Why (not)? If yes, where?

11 lastly, Share the most inspiring Wise words you have come across!

Lastly, would like to thank my audience, they are what keeps my blog going! Thank you for your comments and for your encouragement! Thank you for taking time out of your busy day to stop by here!
It’s your comments and interactions which motivate us to write as well share more
Until next time keep visiting, stay connected and don’t forget to check out the First Guest Post on our Blog by the lovely  Dani Fairhurst 
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Sushmita Thakare Jain

Founder & CEO at EFR International
I'm a Work Enthusiast & Blogger, Looking and Searching for what Life has new to Offer.
I help business owners Build their Brands and make them irresistible, profitable & simple to run.
I want to help you build your social media and it's marketing, business growth and digital strategy with confidence, so they're not just successful, but authentic as well as reliable.
If you are not a Business owner, don't worry for you I have services like Finance Management, Retirement Planning and much more to offer!
Other than work I'm someone, who love's 2 enjoy life, I love to keep things sweet n simple just like me!!!
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23 thoughts on “For the First Time Accepting, Liebster Award & Sharing Nominations

    1. Thank you dear, it’s this sweet small appreciations which help and motivate to provide my best! Fingers crossed 🙂

  1. Yay for you! It is a well deserved honor. You have worked hard for it for nearly a year. Enjoy it! It is so true that it takes patience and lots of work to make it.

  2. congrats Sushmita! looks like all that hard work paid off! I love reading your blog and it’s a well deserved award. Some of your favourite books and movies are the same as mine too! Looking forward to reading more of your blog in the future =)

  3. Hello; Congratulations on the award. I appreciate how honest you were in your answers. I also felt your enthusiasm and raw passion coming through your words. I didn’t realize that each group of questions is different. I hope the people you nominated will not only take you up on it but share their posts in the comments section. Continued success, Max

  4. Congratulations! You’re doing a terrific job here and I have no doubt you will continue growing in the months and years to come. 🙂

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