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Broad range impacts of a government backed Freelance training initiative (E-Rozgaar)

Pakistan lies among the growing economies of the world. In order to enhance the pace of its growth, best strategies should be adopted while considering the key elements that account for this development process. The two leading components that compliments the development and progress of a country are the local assets and the global trends. Within the local regime, the best asset that a country possesses is its youth.

Most Common Mistakes New Freelancers make and How to Avoid Them

Are you a newbie in the world of freelancing and thriving hard to successfully establish your career in this field? If yes, then you have to know about the most common mistakes almost every new freelancer makes and how to avoid them. Mistakes are actually part of the learning curve and you would not be able to enjoy the success if mistakes aren’t there. Freelancing is not about getting bulk of money all at once nor it’s an easy job. Rather, it’s a continuous process to develop and polish your skills.

The Story of Struggle and Success

 

When the darkness of disappointment and frustration surrounded everywhere, then Allah opens the path of ease and success for him.

I am living in Jauharabad which is a small city in Punjab. There are no job vacancies in this city. And people also don’t like that their daughters will move to another city for a job.

My E-Rozgaar Experience

Having completed 16 year of education but not enough opportunities to earn was sure a depression point until I joined E-Rozgar.When I joined E-Rozgar my focus was on just learning a new skill. Freelancing seemed part of a big talk for me.

My name is Tayyaba Alvi, student of creative domain GCWUF erozgaar center.

Pakistan 4th most popular country for freelancing

Pakistan is among the top five countries in the world when it comes to freelancing and generated a significant calculated amount of $0.5 billion entirely from freelancing. Pakistan is ranked as the 4th most popular country for freelancing in the Online Labor Index published in 2017 by Oxford Internet Institute (OII) and is consistently ranked among the top destinations for Internet Communications and Technology (ICT) outsourcing because of the exponential growth of the IT sector. Pakistan has got the fourth position globally in the category of Software Development and Technology.

Freelancing in Pakistan

Maybe you've dreamed of going out on your own for years—no more saluting that boss or supervisor or working hours that someone else decides for you. But the idea of starting your own business can be scary. You don't see yourself as a CEO, at least not yet. You just want to earn income on your own terms.

 

Freelancing might be the answer. A freelancer is a self-employed person who offers services to clients, and often to multiple clients at a time. Freelancing can be a fast and affordable way to get started working as your own boss, often from the comfort of home.