55 Questions with Our Founder Dr Nimrita Bassi

Today, we bring to you a sneak peek into the life of Dr Nimrita Kaur Bassi. Who is Nimrita, you ask? An avid reader and a fashion lover, Nimrita is the founder of The Post, India and Chief Executive Officer at Marketing Essentials. A firm believer in helping others to bring meaning to life, Nimrita engages with people with a view to add value to the equation through her problem-solving and happy-go-lucky nature. She loves to learn new things and brings in an element of ‘humanity’ in every thing that she does. A poised marketing solutions provider by the day, Nimrita moonlights as an adventure-loving girl who also knows the superpowers that she desires!

Read on to find out more about the Supergirl of The Post in the Q&A below

  1. On a scale of 1-10, how excited are you about life right now? 100
  2. Describe yourself in a hashtag? #NeveraDullMoment
  3. If your life was a musical, what would the marquee say? Truth be told I haven’t watched a single musical.
  4. What’s one thing people don’t know about you? I played Chess at a national level and came 11th in my age group.
  5. What’s your favourite time of day? Morning
  6. What is one thing no one knows about you? I love kdramas
  7. Dream country to visit? Greece
  8. What’s the biggest surprise you’ve had? My friend Elina asked me to pick up my birthday gift from a piazza and when I showed up it was actually her. She had flown in from quite far.
  9. Heels or flats/sneakers? Flats
  10. Vintage or new? New
  11. Favourite Podcast? BossFiles with Poppy Harlow
  12. What are three things you can’t live without? – Computer, Desk and Glasses
  13. What’s one ingredient you put in everything? Cajun
  14. What three people living or dead, would you like to make dinner for? – Phil Knight, Steve Jobs and Jeff Bezos
  15. What’s your biggest fear in life? Being stupid
  16. Window or aisle seat? – Not fussed
  17. What’s your current TV obsession? – Hospital Playlist
  18. Favourite app? – AppleNews
  19. Secret talent? – Problem solving
  20. The most adventurous thing you’ve done in your life? – Flying a plane
  21. How would you define yourself in three words? Always learning something
  22. Favourite piece of clothing you own? An Essential Antwerp Floral Dress
  23. Must-have clothing item everyone should have? Jumpsuits
  24. Superpower you would want? Knowing everything or Photographic memory
  25. What’s inspiring you in life right now? Inc.com
  26. Best piece of advice you’ve received? You never fail until you stop trying.
  27. Best advice you’d give your teenage self? Life definitely is better as an adult.
  28. A book that everyone should read? Shoe Dog
  29. What would you like to be remembered for? Having a positive impact on people
  30. Best way to take a rest/decompress? Watching tv or reading
  31. What’s your favourite colour? At the moment, white.
  32. My least favourite colour? Lilac
  33. Diamonds or pearls? Both
  34. Drugstore makeup or designer? Both
  35. Blow-dry or air-dry? Both
  36. Pilates or yoga? None
  37. Coffee or tea? Both
  38. What’s the weirdest word in the English language? Juxtaposition
  39. Dark chocolate or milk chocolate? Milk
  40. Stairs or elevator? Stairs
  41. Summer or winter? Both, I heard somewhere love every season as you do your friends.
  42. You are stuck on an island; you can pick one food to eat forever without getting tired of it; what would you eat? Biryani
  43. A dessert you don’t like? Anything with gluten
  44. A skill you’re working on mastering? Presenting
  45. The best thing to happen to you today? A sunny day
  46. The worst thing to happen to you today? Nothing
  47. The best compliment you’ve ever received? Someone recently called me inspiring. That was nice
  48. Favourite smell? Lavender
  49. Sweet or savoury? Sweet
  50. Song you can listen to on repeat? At the moment AP Dhillon, Insane.
  51. If you could switch lives with someone for a day, who would it be? Nobody
  52. What are you most excited about at this time in your life? Everything
  53. You’re go-to for having a good laugh? Kim’s Convenience
  54. Your affirmation for today? Good things are coming
  55. What’s your biggest weakness? Hypothesising , also my biggest strength.