The Best Part of Being a Writer is that You Need No Specific Degree – says Accomplished Writer Faizan Anwer Israili

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Work-Life Balance

Job Security

Income Potential

Work Culture

Importance of Education

Recognition

Profile Details
Name – Faizan Anwer Israili
Profession – Full-time Writer
Designation – Content Manager
OrganisationProlitus Technologies
Age – 27
City – Delhi
Work Experience (Years) – 7 Years
LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/in/faizan-anwer-7291b1112/
Under-Graduation – Bachelors of Law, I.F.T.M University
Professional Qualification – Bachelors in Science ( Zoology & Chemistry)

Please give us a summary of your Career.

Driven by curiosity, I began by doing anything and everything that would get me to learn newer things. I started my career back in 2012 while pursuing graduation as a Freelance Blogger for Elance. I spent months learning the rules of writing. Later on, the same year, joined my first company Login @ Solution, where I weaved content for Trade India and India Mart. Since then, it has been an interesting journey, where I have served as an official writer for brands like Suzuki Nexa, Volvo-Eicher Commercial Vehicles, Madame Tussauds, Air India, Walmart, Wave, Delhi Tourism, SRL Diagnostics, Vivo, Lacoste, Mankind Pharma, The Wedding Filmer and many more. I also got the honorable opportunity to represent India at the International Film Festival of India and the BRICS Film Festival of India in 2016. Interestingly, I have also served as the Fashion Blogger for Lacoste and Blackberrys. I also wrote speeches for Shri Venkaiah Naidu ( Vice President of India), Shri Rajyavardhan Rathore, Mr Marcel Kloos (Director – Madame Tussauds) and Mr Anshul Jain (General Manager – Madame Tussauds).

Please describe your current Job Responsibilities as Content Manager.

My job (Content Manager) includes producing original content that includes original creative copy and multimedia content, for a variety of media and audiences including marketing, technical and training documentation, advertising, employee communications, public relations, social media and presentations. I also assign projects and coordinate them, ensuring effective teamwork and communication, high standards of work quality and overall organizational performance. As I am the Content Manager, I lead and participate in multidisciplinary work teams to facilitate the successful implementation of web communication strategies and initiatives. I also conduct research about (ICOS, TOKEN SALE) assigned subjects ensuring that such researches help with the account developments within the field, corporate policies and practices, legislation and initiatives by other levels of government. Being the Content Manager I asses the informational needs of users and clients, develop and present concepts, provide solutions, seek out opportunities to keep them informed about developments in the field of online communications.


Average Income in this Profession in the current scenario

Starting out/Fresher – 0-2 Lakhs Per Annum
5 Years of Experience – 5-10 Lakhs Per Annum
10 Years of Experience – 10-20 Lakhs Per Annum
15 Years of Experience – 10-20 Lakhs Per Annum
20 or more Years of Experience – 20-40 Lakhs Per Annum
How do you rate the Income Potential in your career?
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Work-Life Balance

Being a Content Manager on an average, how many hours do you work per day?
7-9 hours
On an average, how many days in a week do you work?
5 days
How often are you required to work in night-shift?
Never
Does your work require as Content Manager you to travel?
Rarely
Does your work as Content Manager require you to relocate to different town/cities?
Never
How would you consider the job security in your profession?
Secure
Would you consider this Profession Risky?
Not Risky

Overall, how would you rate Work-Life Balance in your Profession?
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Overall, how would you rate Job Stability of your Profession?
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What are the different ways of entering this profession?

The best part of being a writer is that you need no specific degree. All you need is a passion to learn and write. I have a degree in Science, another in Law, and here I am writing research papers and speeches in every field possible.


Work-Culture

How would you rate Stress-Level in your Profession?
Easy Going
How would you rate your office/work infrastructure?
Good
How would you describe your co-workers?
Helpful
Generally speaking, your work is
Office Work
Overall, how would you rate Work-Culture in your Profession?
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Importance of Education in Your Profession

Would you say that Education from top School/College plays a major role in the success in this Profession?
No
What level of Education is sufficient to be successful in this Profession?
Simple Graduation
Would you say that Studious students are generally successful in this Profession?
It hardly matters, one just needs to be creative enough, something that cannot be crammed.
How would you consider the Cost of Education post 12th?
OK
At present, which institutes are best for the education of this profession?

NA

What is the cost of education (post 12th) of this profession at present?

NA

Overall, how would you rate the role of Education in your Profession?
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According to you, what kind of person is likely to be Happy & Successful in your Profession?

First Personality Trait – Energized by people, enjoy a variety of tasks and good at multitasking
Second Personality Trait – Focus on facts and details and apply past experiences to come up with practical solutions to problems
Third Personality Trait – Prefer to make decisions by being sensitive and cooperative to others feelings
Fourth Personality Trait – Prefer to keep flexible plan and keep options open
Fifth Personality Trait – Prefer to seek new experiences and create new things
Sixth Personality Trait – Prefer to be easy-going and flexible with life
Seventh Personality Trait – Prefer to be cooperative and compassionate
Eighth Personality Trait – His/Her Family and Friends agree that S/he is usually relaxed, calm and happy
Please provide details

An imaginative mind, understanding of language and different streams.

What are some of the positives, which would encourage someone to join your Profession?

1. This job gives you the freedom to express yourself, your thoughts and beliefs about the world.
2. You are exposed to the most elite companies.
3. Your learning never really stops as you keep on researching about new topics to write on.
4. You help the masses to learn through your powerful words.
5. For a writer, MS Word is your canvas, the advertisements are your playground, and hence, the possibilities are endless.
6. Everyone respects your worth as a writer and needs your expertise in one thing or the other.
7. Peace is important while writing, and if you are peace loving, this is the right job for you.

What are some of the negatives that you would want someone to be aware of when considering a career as writer/ Content Manager?

1. Unlike a number of jobs, this isn’t a highly paid job, although not that low as well.
2. Some people believe that anybody can write, or it is a simple 2-minute job, but it is not and takes a lot out of you.
3. There are chances that the writer will have to travel often, just as Client Servicing or Marketing workers do. Nevertheless, we all travel from time to time to serve the needs of clients or cover events.
4. You might not always get credit for the work you have done.


Recognition in your Profession

What is your family’s view of your Profession?
My Family is Impressed
What is Friends’ view of your Profession?
My Friends are Impressed
What is Society’s view of your Profession?
Society is Impressed
Overall, how would you rate the Recognition aspect of your Profession?
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General Information of your Profession/Business

What kind of family’s financial background can maximize success in this profession?
It Doesn’t Matter
What is the ease of starting own business in this field?
Very Easy
How easy is it to move to a different country in this profession?
Very Easy
Now you have several years of work experience and you have seen professions of others. If you are taken back to 10th/12th class and allowed to pick a profession, then which profession will you pick and why?

I will still choose to be a writer. This job has helped me learn so many things about various fields. It is nowhere possible to get in-depth knowledge of so many different businesses and functionalities through any other profession in my belief.


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