Dr. Engr. Yousaf Saeed, an accomplished entrepreneur from Pakistan, has proven that hard work and perseverance can lead to success.
Yousaf began freelancing as a student to support his education, and he worked tirelessly to gain knowledge in the field of chemical engineering. He continued to expand his online operations and went on to launch several successful blogs, startups, and PowerPoint design services, earning over US$1 million in income while sharing his expertise with international universities.
His remarkable journey serves as a shining example of the power of dedication.
Yousaf’s journey started when he was a young student determined to earn money to support his education. He began freelancing and worked on various platforms, earning between US$500 to $3000 per month to support his academic expenses.
Inspired by Helen Hayes’s words, Yousaf worked hard to gain knowledge, skills, and expertise in the field of chemical engineering.
Despite ranking #4 in his Chemical Engineering program, Yousaf remained committed to his freelancing work and expanded his online operations.
In 2016, Yousaf launched his first-ever blog, which eventually generated an average yearly income of US$150k from Google AdSense and Amazon Affiliate. Realizing the potential of blogging, Yousaf developed multiple blogs in different niches and hired remote skilled workers to run blogging operations.
In 2019, Yousaf completed his Master’s degree and won another fully funded scholarship to pursue a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering and Technology.
However, he decided to focus on his IT operations full-time in 2020-2021. He started flipping some of his blogs and launched more startups, becoming a PowerPoint artist and delivering lectures at various international universities.
Despite receiving offers to move abroad for better opportunities, Yousaf chose to stay in Pakistan and contribute to his country’s economy. From 2021 to 2023, he generated over US$1M in income from AdSense, Amazon affiliate, and his startup flipping business.
He continued to share his knowledge and expertise by lecturing at international universities and sharing his research on his ResearchGate profile.