How to Create a Dream Career, Not Just a Dream Job with Nissar Ahmed

Nissar Ahmed is a career guru. He runs which offers resources for job seekers and freelancers including a podcast, tools, a job board and information to succeed in the job search.

From starting out in a career in sales to running his own business today, Nissar has a lot to share on entrepreneurship, the job search and more. In this episode, we talk about how you can skip the traditional job search process, how to create a dream career, not just a dream job, how to start a path in entrepreneurship and how to fall in love with the process, which will lead to the outcome you want. So many good takeaways for all of the job seekers and dreamers out there.

Here are today’s top takeaways 

  1. Skip the traditional process if you can. The job search is controlled by AR and Robots so the sooner you can get around them, the better. You can do your research to find out who the hiring manager is. 
  2. Create a dream career, not a dream job. Even the dream jobs at companies where you may want to work have faults. So create your own opportunities through other Nissar’s best job was at a startup he had never heard of, which was the best experience and paved the path. 
  3. If you’re interested in entrepreneurship, you’re never ready. It always takes longer than you expect. If they really wanted to pursue path. Start something on the side. Lack of pressure where you can then love what you do that you’ll want to do it day in and out for 7 days a week. 
  4. Fall in love with the process. Fall in love with learning. Your current job you’re getting paid to learn, enjoy that process. Yes we would love the results but it’s important to love the process. 
  5. We talked about sales – and how sales is solving someone else’s problem. Find ways you can utilize this idea in your next interview where you’re selling yourself.

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