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Ummahpreneur Live

Ummahpreneur Live

By Abby El-Asmar
Every Tuesday, Abby El-Asmar interviews Muslim Entrepreneurs at the top of their game LIVE to break down business, lifestyle, mindset and entrepreneurship from an Islamic perspective! Guests come from various backgrounds to shed light on a specific topic or business that will help give value, inspiration and insight to the audience. Every single episode ends with a LIVE audience Q&A where you get to ask questions to our guests as we film the episode and get the answers to your most burning questions! Join the Facebook group to watch live: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur
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#61 Conquering Your Limiting Beliefs w/ Ayat Mekki
My guest in this episode is Dr. Ayat Mekki, a master coach specialised in healing trauma and abuse using Neuro-linguistic programming (NLP). She has helped her clients with issues such as overcoming toxic relationships, phobias, panic attacks, anxiety, and general self-doubt and helplessness. In this episode, we focus the topic around conquering your limiting beliefs and ways to build up your self-confidence so you can excel in your business and reach the goals you desire. Connect with Ayat on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dr.ayat.mekki/ — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
01:02:36
October 19, 2021
#60 Reconnecting A Disconnected Heart To Allah w/ Marwa Assar
Dr. Marwa Assar is Psycho-Spiritual Teacher and founder of the HOME institute, where she focuses on providing spiritual, mental, & emotional transformation rooted in Islamic teachings and approached through an Islamic Psychological Lens! In this episode, we sit down for an open-hearted discussion about the struggles we face as Muslims when it comes to out faith. We talk about the experience of living as Muslims in the west, how to navigate the highs and lows of imaan, reconnecting our hearts to Allah, and how we can always find a way to return to Allah even in the darkest times. Connect with Dr. Marwa Assar: https://www.instagram.com/thedrofhearts/ https://www.thehomeinstitute.org/thegodandmeprogram/ — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
47:15
October 12, 2021
#59 The Inner Crisis Muslim Men Are Facing Today w/ Tafazal Mohammed
Tafazal Mohammed is a faith-inspired certified life coach, empowering Muslim Men to get the most out of life and become the happiest, best version of themselves. He has also recently started working with couples along with his wife Victoria, as they both help strengthen and reignite the passion between husband and wife for marriages encountering difficulty. In this interview, I sat down with Tafazal with no pre-planned questions, seeking to simply unravel the inner crisis young Muslim men are facing today, and seeking to find answers to common problems faced by an entire generation of young Muslims. I open myself up in a vulnerable way, and this is an emotional episode that is both enlightening and important for every Muslim man to listen to, as they will find much to resonate with. Connect with Tafazal Mohammed: https://www.facebook.com/tafazal1 — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
53:22
October 5, 2021
#58 Building A Champion Mindset w/ Omar El-Dafrawy
Omar GodFirst El-Dafrawi is an Egyptian national Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu champion, holds a perfect boxing record of four wins, and a professional MMA record of 5 wins and 2 losses, including an Egyptian MMA championship in the regional level. It’s not everyday in Mixed Martial Arts that you come across a fighter nicknamed “GodFirst”. But Omar El Dafrawy wears his nickname as a badge, because it stands for what he cares about the most. Here's some of the topics discussed in this episode: -What inspired Omar to pursue MMA professionally -Why did he choose the nickname God First -What role does Islam fulfill in his life as he works towards his goal -The importance of trying our best as Muslims while being imperfect -How to develop the mindset of a champion in all you do Connect with Omar El-Dafrawy: https://www.instagram.com/omargodfirst_eldafrawy — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
46:40
September 28, 2021
#57 How To Grow Your Brand On Instagram w/ Hafsa Taher
My guest in this episode is Hafsa Taher, an Instagram marketing coaching for Muslim Women Entrepreneurs who has helped over 1000 students leverage Instagram to grow their business. In this episode, we reveal some juicy tips and secrets on how YOU can grow your brand on Instagram 🎙️What is the biggest mistake entrepreneurs are making on Instagram right now 🎙️3 ways you can leverage Instagram to grow your brand 🎙️How to build a following when you're starting from SCRATCH 🎙️Advice to aspiring entrepreneurs who wish to leverage social media to the fullest ...and so much more! Connect with Hafsa - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/hafsataher.coaching/ - Website: https://www.hafsataher.com/sell-with-ig — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
01:01:36
September 21, 2021
#56 Conquering Your Fears To Show Up Powerfully w/ Fahima Mahomed
My guest in this episode is Fahima Mahomed, qualified life coach and NLP practitioner. Fahima uses NLP techniques to open, widen and change mindsets to create new habits in order to live a more fulfilled and happier life. She has appeared on several TV channels, and hosts the weekly show for Single Muslim LIVE on British Muslim TV as a Relationship Coach for Single Muslim.com. In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: 🎙️What type of person makes a good coach? 🎙️What's the secret to developing a fearless mindset to go after your goals? 🎙️What can entrepreneurs do to ensure they have a fearless mindset in their business? 🎙️How can you tap into your own potential to be at your best? ...and so much more! ➡️ Connect with Fahima: https://www.instagram.com/fahima_fm/ — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
46:50
September 14, 2021
#55 Parenting & Healing Our Inner Child w/ Javeria Arshad
Javeria Arshad is a psychotherapist coach who helps new mothers process their transition into motherhood, connect with and heal their inner child, and parent with peace and presence.  She possesses two degrees in Psychology including a Master in Counselling Psychology and has previously worked as a Registered Psychotherapist with youth, adults, and parents struggling with addiction, relationship issues, anxiety, depression, and feeling unfulfilled.  In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: 🎙️What inspired Javeria to start her business as an online coach 🎙️Why she chose to specifically focus on helping new mothers with their transition into motherhood? 🎙️What does it mean to connect and heal our inner child? 🎙️How can we aim to be more present and at peace as parents? ...and so much more! Connect with Javeria: ➡️ https://javeriaarshad.com/ — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
34:22
September 7, 2021
#54 Freelancing, Success Mindset, & Growing Ummahpreneur w/ Yusuf Saad
Our planned guest for today couldn't attend due to an emergency - so you get to have a SURPRISE episode with myself and my superstar social media manager, Yusuf Saad. In this episode, Yusuf and I sit down to discuss: 🎙️Why Freelancing is the best gateway to earning an online income 🎙️The mindset required for success in the online world 🎙️How Ummahpreneur started, where we are now, and we where we're going 🎙️Advice to aspiring entrepreneurs who wish to start generating an income online — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
35:36
August 31, 2021
#53 Sex Coaching, Self-Actualization & Mental Health w/ Estela Rodriguez-Jebril
Estela Rodriguez Jibril started her company, Spiral Up Connections, in 2016. She has helped more than 200 women and men embark on their self-improvement journey by offering live and online courses, retreats, global summits, and one-on-one and group coaching services Estela uses her background as a sex coach, licensed therapist and trauma specialist to understand her clients’ psychological challenges and employ cognitive techniques, such as motivational interviewing and neuro-linguistic programming, to help them achieve self-actualization. In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: 🎙️ How she became an entrepreneur? 🎙️ What is it about self-development and helping others go through their own journey of self-actualization that appealed to her? 🎙️ What does it mean to be a sex coach and what work do you do with your clients? 🎙️ What were the steps to get her first few clients and grow her business? 🎙️ 3 tips on self-development for Muslims 🎙️ Advice for Muslimahs thinking of starting a coaching business Connect with Estela: ➡️  Website: https://bit.ly/pma-eg ➡️  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/estelarodriguezjebril/ — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
01:01:00
August 24, 2021
#52 Building A Snack Bar Business From My Kitchen w/ Zobaida Falah
My guest in this episode is Zobaida Falah, the founder of Cure, a company that specializes in natural snack bars with the black seed as their key ingredient. Zobaida started Cure from her kitchen, and within her first month, already started getting offers from wholesalers. Since then, she’s also created a new dietary supplement, and has served over 1000 happy customers around the world! In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: 🎙️What is so special about the black seed? 🎙️What was it like starting a company from her kitchen? 🎙️How did she go about getting her first few customers? 🎙️What was the biggest lesson learned throughout the process? 🎙️Advice to aspiring Muslims who are thinking of starting their own product businesses ➡️ Support Cure: https://cureyourworld.com/ — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
50:45
August 17, 2021
#51 From Idea To App Launch In Under 12 Months w/ Abdul-Rahman Abbas
My guest in this episode is Abdul-Rahman Abbas, the co-founder of a new privacy-focused Muslim prayer app called Pillars. He is also the co-founder of the social enterprise medmentor, a company that aims to empower aspiring medical students with all the tools they need to gain equal opportunity at a career in Medicine. In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: 🎙️How they went from idea to app launch in under 12 months? 🎙️Did they develop the app themselves or hire an agency? 🎙️How they proceeded with the market research to validate their idea? 🎙️What was the biggest lesson learned throughout the process? 🎙️Advice to aspiring entrepreneurs who wish to create an app ...and so much more!  Support Pillars App ➡️ Download the app: https://www.thepillarsapp.com/ ➡️ Follow them on Twitter: https://twitter.com/thepillarsapp — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
55:01
August 10, 2021
#50 Eat To Worship w/ Dua Aldasouqi
Dua Aldasouqi is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and the founder of A Muslim Dietitian. She is also a graduate of Qalam Institute’s Seminary program and a current Alimiyyah student. She aims to serve her audience by providing them with the tools needed to navigate through the sea of nutrition information. Dua strongly believes that it’s important to ensure the food we eat is pure, halal, and tayyib. If we are well informed we can in turn better inform the market.    She also genuinely believes that our relationship with food should not be complicated. Eating is an organic process but our bodies and minds are overstimulated with different flavors and information that we need help resetting.  In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: 🎙️The journey that led Dua to become an entrepreneur 🎙️The concept of eating to worship 🎙️The difference between halal food and tayyib food 🎙️Tips to be more mindful of what we eat 🎙️Tips to eat according to the sunnah of the Prophet SAWS ...and so much more! ➡️ Connect with Dua: https://amuslimdietitian.com/ — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
58:47
August 3, 2021
#49 The Art Of Purposeful Branding w/ Sina Port
My guest in this episode is Sina Port, a Brand Strategist & Speaker. Sina port specializes in branding, content strategy and brand communication, helping businesses and entrepreneurs to build purposeful brands and share their stories authentically. She is also the host of The Shared Diversity Podcast that focuses on Business, Branding and Womanhood. In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: 🎙️The steps Sina took to go from idea to launching her coaching business 🎙️What branding really means 🎙️Common branding mistakes business owners are making right now 🎙️What does brand positioning mean, and what should we do about it? 🎙️3 tips for entrepreneurs to level up their branding and much more... Connect with Sina: ➡️ Website: https://www.sinaport.com/links ➡️ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sinaportofficial/ — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
01:08:12
July 20, 2021
#48 Helping Muslims Lead Healthier Lives w/ May Zaki
May Zaki is a certified professional in weight management, sports and exercise nutrition, a certified life coach, NLP Practitioner, and a Certified Naturopath. She is the founder of “Rashaqa by May” where she helps open-minded mums achieve their health and weight loss goals in an effortless way, without torturing themselves and going through various fad diets. She is also the author of the book “Mind over Tummy – How to finally win that battle with the scale”. In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: - How she launched her business and landed her first few clients - The most common mindset challenge people have with losing weight - The top 3 skills needed to be a good coach - Habits we can implement in our daily lives to be healthier ...and so much more! Connect with May: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mayzaki/ — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
47:52
July 13, 2021
#47 How You Can Level Up Your Marketing Strategy w/ Suleman Sheikh
My guest in this episode is none other than the Purple Sheek himself, brother Suleman Sheikh. Suleman is the founder of Purple Sheek media, a full-suite digital marketing agency that helps business owners and organizations authentically share their stories through digital media, so they can stand out in the digital world.  They offer a host of services including Social Media Marketing, Search Engine Optimization, Google Advertising and more... In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: 🎙️His best advice for aspiring digital marketers 🎙️What to look for when evaluating your online marketing strategy 🎙️The biggest mistake most businesses are making with their marketing right now 🎙️Steps every business owner can take to improve their online marketing game ...and so much more! Support Purple Sheek Media ➡️  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/purplesheekmedia/ ➡️  Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/realsulemansheikh/ — BOOK A FREE DISCOVERY SESSION — Need help starting or growing your online business? Click here to book a call with my team! — CONNECT WITH UMMAHPRENEUR — Join Our Livestream Facebook Group Follow Ummahpreneur on Instagram Subscribe To Ummahpreneur's Youtube Channel
01:06:24
July 6, 2021
#46 Empowering Muslims In Financial Literacy w/ Halal Investor
My guest in this interview is Moez Mahrez of Halal Investor! Halal Investor provides tools, education and insight to help people better manage their finances in a prudent and ethical way. Their website and social media pages give helpful investment tips, philosophies, insights and wisdom from investment experts while exploring what it means to invest your wealth in a halal and ethical way in our day and age. In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: - What are some steps every Muslim can take to grow their wealth sustainably & in a halal way? - What you can look for when evaluating if a specific stock or investment vehicle is halal or haram - Does pursuing financial freedom hinder someone from the pursuit of righteousness? - Why it important for Muslims to understand how to invest their wealth in a halal and ethical way ...and so much more! ------------------------------------------------------------ Support Halal Investor: - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/halal.investor/ - Website: https://halalinvestor.net/ —  —  — — — Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
01:07:29
June 29, 2021
#45 Entrepreneurship, Community & Being An Author w/ Badees Nouiouat
Badees Nouiouat is the Founder of The Irving Muslim, a community run newsletter, as well as Ihsan Company, an islamic apparel company that had Khabib Nurmagomedov wearing their clothing. Most recently, he has authored a book titled “The adventures of Nur-Al-Din” catered towards young adults which follow the story of a young Tunisian man named Farid, who embarks on a journey and experiences firsthand the importance of loyalty, courage, and most of all, his faith. This book aims to give younger Muslims pride in their identities and feature Muslim characters as heroes, not villains. In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: 🎙️ The top 3 skills every entrepreneur must have 🎙️ How Badees got Khabib Nurmagomedov to wear his clothing line 🎙️ Creating a community newsletter in Irving 🎙️ How he authored his first book "The Adventure of Nur Al Din" - Buy "The Adventures of Nur Al Din": https://www.amazon.com/Adventures-Nur-Al.../dp/B096LYNY54 —  —  — — — Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
01:05:21
June 22, 2021
#44 Building An Islamic Mindfulness App w/ Subhaan Ashrafi
My guest in this episode is Subhaan Ashrafi, who is the founder of Sabr, an all-new guided meditation app for Muslims. Sabr aims to help Muslims reduce stress and anxiety, improve their confidence and strengthen their relationship with Allah swt through daily practices of mindfulness and meditation. In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: 🎙️ Where did the idea for Sabr App come from? 🎙️ Did Subhaan raise investment or build the app himself? 🎙️ Why do Muslims need their own guided meditation app? 🎙️ How important is it for us to incorporate mindfulness into our lives? ...and so much more! —  —  — — — Support Sabr App - Website: https://sabrapp.com/  - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sabr_app/ —  —  — — — Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
43:40
June 8, 2021
#43 Coaching Men To Live A Life They Deserve w/ Tafazal Mohammed
Tafazal Mohammed is a faith-inspired certified life coach, empowering Muslim Men to get the most out of life and become the happiest, best version of themselves. In his own words: “It’s oftentimes difficult as Muslim men to focus on ourselves when we’re expected to ‘hold it up’ for so many others. However, it's imperative that we fill our own ‘cup’ first so we can show up powerfully for others." In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: 🎙️ The most common barriers and mindset blocks faced by Muslim Men 🎙️ The state of Muslim Men right now and how we can change for the better 🎙️ Habits we can implement for a more purposeful life 🎙️ How Muslim Women can help empower their male counterparts to build relationships of harmony ...and so much more! ------------------------------------------------------------ ➡️ Support Tafazal: https://tafazalcoaching.com/ -------------------------------------------------------------------- Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
01:34:09
June 1, 2021
#42 Faith, Wealth, & Business w/ Halimah DeOliveira
We're so proud to welcome back Halimah DeOliveira to the Ummahpreneur Live Podcast!   Halimah is an Award Winning Author and Business Consultant providing proven strategies, tools and resources that empower Women of Faith to Start, Sustain and Grow Businesses that make a positive social impact. She is the author of the popular book & play "Not Without My Hijab - 11 Steps To Reclaiming Your Faith" which helps women embrace their religious identity, as well now most recently “Pray and grow rich: a faith choice” which talks about How to Achieve Massive Success without Compromising Faith.   In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: 🎙️What Halimah has been working on in her business this year 🎙️What her latest book "Pray & Grow Rich" is about 🎙️The relationship between faith and wealth 🎙️Her favorite chapter from the book   🎙️Tips for entrepreneurs struggling with nurturing a wealth-positive mindset   ...and so much more!   ➡️ Connect Halimah DeOliveira:   Website: https://www.halimahdeoliveira.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/beyouinhd/ —  —  — — — Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
01:04:60
May 18, 2021
#41 App Development, Islamic Fintech, & Money-Management w/ Areeb Siddiqui
Areeb Siddiqui is Founder and CEO of Kestrl (www.kestrl.co.uk), an app that helps Muslims to Budget, Save and Invest in line with their Values.    In this interview, we sat down together to discuss App Development, Islamic Fintech, Building A Team, Money-Management and so much more! Learn more about Kestrl: https://kestrl.io/ —  —  — — — Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
59:14
May 11, 2021
#40 Entrepreneurship, Islam, iERA & Dawah w/ Sh. Abdurraheem Green
Sheikh Abdurraheem Green is a world-renowned speaker and authority in the field of Dawah. He’s spent many years at ‘Speakers Corner’ in Hyde park, where he made his name as an inspirational orator. He has been delivering talks nationwide in universities and on international platforms, and many of his lectures and talks widely watched by hundreds of thousands of people online. Sheikh Abdurraheem is a founding member and chairman of iERA, a non-profit dedicated to advancing the Prophetic Mission – compassionately and intelligently sharing Islam with the world. This organization impacted the lives of thousands of people accross over 100, calling them back to Allah SWT and following in the footsteps of our beloved prophet SAWS. In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: -The story behind building iERA -Growing iERA into an international organization -The importance of building the right team -The benefit of Muslim entrepreneurs within the Ummah ...and so much more! Join us for an insightful conversation that will spiritually uplift you and surely leave you with valuable takeaways to implement into your business and life insha'Allah! Support iERA: https://iera.org —  —  — — — Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
01:11:51
May 4, 2021
#39 How To Elevate Your Muslim Brand w/ Maylene Seah
Maylene is a luxury and lifestyle branding expert and founder of Studio Noor Anisa, where she helps Muslims elevate their brands so they can successfully attract their dream customers.   She is also an experienced designer and founder of Poppetry shop where she designs modern Islamic decor.   In this interview, we sat down together and discussed: -Maylene’s journey that inspired her to become an entrepreneur -How the transition was like from selling products online to coaching -Is managing a service-based business better than e-commerce? 9:06 How Maylene’s journey led her to have her own business 11:05 The definition of branding -At what stage in starting a business should an entrepreneur focus on their branding -Branding tips for entrepreneurs -An example of a brand that does “relevance” properly -What is the biggest branding mistake that you see? -Is it important to focus on the branding from the beginning? -What is the process that you go through with your clients to help elevate their brand? -The one thing Maylene would tell her younger self Connect with Maylene on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/maylene-seah-a41b3a23/ —  —  — — — Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
53:49
April 27, 2021
#38 How Islam Spread Through Trade In The Early Ages w/ Abby El-Asmar
The Silk Roads are amongst some of the most important routes in our collective history. It was through these roads that relations between east and west were established, exposing diverse regions to different ideas and ways of life. These exchanges also included the diffusion of many of the world’s major religions including Islam. In this episode, we explore how Islam started its expansion towards eastern regions through trade and entrepreneurship - encouraged by the development of the maritime Silk Roads! —  —  — — — Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
56:55
April 20, 2021
#37 How I Turned My Passion For Art Into An Online Business w/ Uzma Ahmad
Uzma Ahmad is the founder of the Arty Party tribe. Arty Party offers live, virtual draw-alongs where you can bring your friends or your colleagues together to play mini-games, de-stress, have loads of fun and get your creative juices flowing. She has also created the unique and fun-filled quikdraw game-show where you race against the clock in fun doodling games! In this interview, we sit down together to discuss: -What inspired Uzma to create the Arty Party tribe -How Uzma was able to turn her passion for art into an online business -Advice to creatives who don't know how they can sustain themselves by pursuing their passion -The biggest challenges faced as an entrepreneur and the lessons learned ----------------------- Support Art Party Tribe: https://artypartytribe.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/uzma.colors/ ----------------------- Livestream Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
47:35
April 6, 2021
#36 Creating The First Halal Funding Platform For Muslim Businesses w/ Usman Waheed
Usman Waheed is the founder of FURSA, America’s first Ethical (Halal) crowdfunding platform that provides Ethical (Halal) investment opportunities to the greater Muslim community while offering Ethical funding to businesses. FURSA makes it easy to raise Halal funding for investment opportunities in real estate, small business, franchises, and others through Shariah compliant agreements.   In this  interview, we sat down together and discussed: - The mission and vision behind Fursa Capital - Why it's important for Muslim Entrepreneurs & Business Owners to get access to halal funding - What is the biggest challenge Fursa Capital had to overcome as a halal FinTech - What's in store for the future of Fursa Capital   ...and so much more! Connect with Usman on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/whyusman/ - Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
01:17:04
March 30, 2021
#35 How To Develop Leadership Skills And Success Habits w/ Anne Jenett
Anne Jenett is the founder of ELEOS leadership coaching - where she delivers Holistic Success & Leadership Coach for Everyday Leaders & (Extra)Ordinary Souls. In this episode we sat down together to discuss: -The journey that inspired Anne Jenett to become an entrepreneur -Why she chose to focus on leadership and success coaching -What is leadership and where does it start or end? -What makes a good leader? -How can we develop leadership skills as individuals? -What are some success habits that we should be implementing for a more purposeful life? -How can we be better leaders in our families and communities? Join us for a powerful discussion that blends together Islamic spirituality with holistic leadership concepts for an insightful 1 hour session that will surely leave you inspired and empowered! Connect with Anne Jenett: Clubhouse @MuslimWomen Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/anne.jenett - Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
59:39
March 23, 2021
#34 How I Created The Largest Muslim Travel Blog w/ Elena Nikolova
Elena Nikolova is the Founder and editor-in-Chief of MuslimTravelGirl.com the leading Muslim travel site inspiring Muslims to travel the world in style without breaking the bank. After seeing the high cost of Umrah packages and the great need for Muslims to perform this mini-pilgrimage she authored the book “Umrah under £300”. She has inspired over a million Muslims to travel and experience the world as confident Muslim Travellers. In this upcoming interview, we sit down together to discuss: -The idea behind MuslimTravelGirl -The lessons learned and challenges faced growing her travel blog -What opportunities are available for travel post-pandemic -How she was grew her brand on social media with tens of thousands of followers ...and so much more! Support MuslimTravelGirl: http://muslimtravelgirl.com - Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
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March 16, 2021
#33 Paralympic Powerlifting Champion Turned Tech Entrepreneur w/ Ali Jawad
Ali Jawad is a British Paralympic powerlifter that was born without legs. He took up powerlifting at the age of 16, and went on to compete in the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, finishing fourth. The following year he made a world record lift and took gold at the Asian Open Championships. At the 2014 powerlifting world championships in Dubai, he became world champion in his class, setting another world record lifting 190kg. He is also known for his academic work on anti-doping, and has since then started working on creating a new fitness app for the disabled population called Accessercise In this upcoming interview, we sit down together to discuss: -His childhood and upbringing that made him who he is today -What inspired him to become a professional powerlifter -The parallel between success in sports & entrepreneurship -The mindset for success and perseverance -His new upcoming fitness app for the disabled population @Accessercise ...and so much more! Follow & Support Accessercise! Twitter: https://twitter.com/accessercise Facebook: Https://www.facebook.com/Accessercise - Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
55:25
March 9, 2021
#32 How MiniDeed Built A Crowdfunding Platform On Pennies w/ Sakib Ahmed
MiniDeed is a new app that helps you actively make a difference by helping you instantly donate 1p to causes that matter to you when you like their posts.   My guest, Sakib Ahmed is part of the 4-person team that started working on the project over 2 years ago, and has helped grow the platform and build partnerships with charities and community organisations - raising over £26k just through pennies.   In this upcoming episode, we discuss the story behind MiniDeed, how they grew the platform, and things to keep in mind when building and growing a tech startup. Connect with MiniDeed: https://twitter.com/minideed Download "MiniDeed" on iOS or Android available now! - Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
59:54
March 2, 2021
#31 Overcoming Resistance & The War Of Art w/ Abby El-Asmar
For this special episode, I have chosen to read some select passages from the book "The War of Art by Steven Pressfield".  I completed this book cover to cover in under a week, and it was an absolute joy to read at every turn of the page.   In this live book reading & reflection we talk about: -The massive consequences of our "unlived lives" -The enemy that stops you from doing your work -How to overcome the addiction to instant gratification -The concept of freedom and jihad of the nafs -Detaching yourself from the outcome ...and so much more! Join me as we dive into the world of literature together to uncover gems that will help transform our lives for the better, and be part of the discussion. - Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
01:05:25
February 23, 2021
#30 How To Build Wealth Through Halal Investing w/ Muhammad Lambat
Muhammad runs an ethical investment & finance blog (@MuslimInvesting), where he aims to educate and create an awareness around ethical finances and investing for Muslims.  In this upcoming interview, we sit down together to discuss: -Why is investing is important for creating wealth -Guidelines to picking halal stocks -What is compound interest and is it haram -Investment strategies for beginners -Cryptocurrency and where its going -How to save enough money to invest and grow your wealth ...and so much more! - Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
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February 17, 2021
#29 How We Can Become Great Leaders By Design w/ Elsawy Yehia
Elsawy is a multidisciplinary designer, architect, and leader of all things digital. He worked with a gamut of companies (Tangerine, KPMG, RBC, Toyota, and Manulife to name a few). His experience in crafting and leading innovation strategies has proven invaluable for organizations struggling to transform to the next level. Here's some of the topics discussed in this episode: -What are the human capacities that make good designers and good leaders? -What is the best way to approach problem-solving? -Why is empathy important in design and leadership? -How can we create positive environments for ourselves and our teams to promote great work and exceptional results? -How can we learn to ask better questions that lead to better solutions? Join us for an impactful discussion on leadership, design, and how we can become better leaders by bridging both worlds. Connect with Elsawy on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/elsawyyehia/ - Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
58:47
February 2, 2021
#28 How To Grow Your Network & Build A Thriving Community w/ Mudassar Chaudhry
Mudassar Chaudhry is the Assistant Manager in Ernst & Young UK&I's Sustainable Business practice, specialising in providing culture, diversity and inclusion services to clients.   During his time at Ernst & Young, he has taken it upon himself to revive and grow the EY Muslim Community into one of the largest global networks in the organization with 700+ members. Here's some of the topics discussed in this episode: -The steps he took to grow a thriving Muslim community within Ernst & Young and increase participation and engagement from community members -How working professionals can innovate within organizations and choose to be intra-preneurs -Mudassar's top tips for setting up your own community or network as a business owner or professional -How businesses and brands can connect with their communities on a deeper level to promote real engagement and build real connections with their fans Join us for an impactful discussion on network, community, and building real connections that any professional or business owner can benefit from! Connect with Mudassar Chaudhry on LinkedIn: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/mudassar-chaudhry-61580978 Follow Mudassar Chaudhry on Twitter: https://twitter.com/mudassarch__ - Join our next livestream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ummahpreneur Join our next livestream on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Ummahpreneur
01:15:34
January 26, 2021
#27 How To Identify Viral Business Trends w/ Rami Yahia
Rami Yahia is the co-founder of Custom Heats, a private label customized hot sauce company that went viral and landed on the hit CBC show "Dragon's Den". They were also featured on NowThis, Rachael Ray Everyday, TimeOut and UrbanDaddy reaching over 1 million people organically. In this interview, Rami and I discuss: How do you identify upcoming business trends and consumer behavior as a business owner? Is speed of implementation important in our market today, and how do we find the balance between "perfect" and "good enough"? What are signs we can look out for to get ahead of the next big social media platform or viral craze? How do we study consumer behavior, and provide solutions that go viral? Join Rami Yahia & I as we talk about how to critically analyze what's around you so you can succeed in business. Support Custom Heats: https://customheats.com - Join the Ummahpreneur group to be part of our LIVE audience: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:15:53
January 19, 2021
#26 How Dignitii Is Transforming Modest Sportswear w/ Khaoula Abtouche
Khaoula Abtouche is the founder of Dignitii, an activewear brand based in Canada that designs and produces innovative modest sportswear. They use fabrics with the latest technology to produce beautiful activewear that optimizes performance and caters to women who choose to dress modestly. At Dignitii, they believe women have the right to feel strong, confident, and beautiful without compromising on their values. In this interview, we discuss: -Why was it important for Dignitii to provide an alternative to mainstream sportswear? -How did they go about getting their first few products designed and ready to market? -What was their biggest challenge in launching Dignitii, and how did they overcome it? -The biggest tips for launching your own product or clothing brand. ...and so much more! Support Dignitii: https://www.dignitii.com/ - Join the Ummahpreneur group and be part of our LIVE audience: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
51:46
January 12, 2021
#25 Creating A Halal Financing & Investment Startup w/ Manzil
Mohamad Sawwaf brings over a decade’s worth of experience in the financial services and capital markets sectors. His latest project, Manzil, is Canada’s first Islamic NeoBank offering Ethically-Conscious Products, Halal Financing & Investment Solutions. In this interview, I bring him and his CMO Osama AlShurafa to dicuss: -The story behind the creation of Manzil, Canada's first Islamic financial institution -How they put the team behind Manzil together to launch the project -What was it like to try and secure funding in their first round so they could launch Manzil? -How did you go about marketing Manzil to consumers? -How does a Halal mortgage with Manzil work? ...and so much more! Support Manzil: https://manzil.ca/ - Join the Ummahpreneur group to be part of our LIVE audience: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:13:00
December 15, 2020
#24 Creating A Muslim Lifestyle Marketplace w/ Marta Maryam Rosza
Marta Maryam Rosza has been a CEO of international organizations and startups for the last 17 years. During that time, she has filled many roles including Operations, Business strategy, Branding, Financial Management, Marketing, Hiring and so much more! Her latest project is Noor & Zafir, a modern Muslim lifestyle marketplace, which curates a number of Muslim Lifestyle brands and products on a single platform. In this interview, we dicuss: -Her story through 17 years of entrepreneurship -The story and purpose behind Noor & Zafir -The most important quality a successful entrepreneur should have -What to look for when making hiring decisions in your company ...and so much more! Support Noor & Zafir: noorandzafir.com - Join the Ummahpreneur Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group ---------------- TIMESTAMPS: 3:11 - What inspired you to become an entrepreneur? 6:18 - When did you know that you should be an entrepreneur? 9:55 - What is the inspiration behind Noor & Zafir? 14:12 - How did your journey start with Islam? 16:52 - The connection between faith & entrepreneurship 18:31 - What drove your decision to create Noor & Zafir? 19:45 - Do you feel the need to promote entrepreneurship in the Muslim Ummah? 25:38 - Is there any common quality in the Muslim entrepreneurs that you encountered? 27:40 - What is the most important quality that an Entrepreneur must have? 30:42 - What do you look for when you want to hire someone? 36:25 - Would you prioritize the values/passion or skill when hiring? 39:54 - What do you look for when accepting new brands on your platform? 41:08 - Are you accepting new providers into your platform right now? 43:30 - What is the vision of Nour & Zafir?  45:06 - When is your new magazine launching? 48:14 - What would you tell your past self? 50:28 - Is Work/Life balance achievable for entrepreneurs?
01:05:21
December 9, 2020
#23 A Path To Spiritual, Psychological, & Personal Growth w/ Dr. Marwa Assar
Dr. Marwa Assar is Psycho-Spiritual Teacher and founder of the HOME institute, where she focuses on providing spiritual, mental, & emotional transformation rooted in Islamic teachings and approached through an Islamic Psychological Lens! She believes that Islam speaks to our psycho-spiritual system, and recognizes the emphasis that Islamic Psychology placed on the heart and its impact on our entire being. In this one-of-a-kind interview, we will talk about topics such as: -What does psycho-spiritual wellness mean? -Why Dr.Marwa felt compelled to bring together Islam and Psychology -How do we approach growth from a spiritual, psychological, and personal level? -Why is the heart the most important organ of the human body? -Can we find everything we need about psychology and emotional wellness in Islam? -What can we do to help maintain spiritual and emotional wellness daily? ...and so much more! Work with Dr. Marwa Assar: https://www.thehomeinstitute.org - Join the Ummahpreneur Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:07:16
November 24, 2020
#22 How To Lead As A Muslim Entrepreneur w/ Mohamed Hammoud
Mohamed Hammoud is an Entrepreneur, Executive Leadership Coach, Keynote Speaker, and Host of the UNFLTRD podcast. He speaks regularly on the topic of Muslim identity and was featured on TEDx to speak on “Reclaiming the Islamic Identity”. With over 25 years of diverse work experience, Mohamed serves as a Leadership and Diversity Consultant. He was also nominated a Liberal Party of Canada Leadership Candidate and ran in the 2019 Federal Election. In this episode we talk about: -Why and how he was featured on TEDx and chose to speak about the concept of "Claiming His Name" as Muhammad -Does your Muslim identity have an impact on your potential for business success? -As Muslim Entrepreneurs, what are the steps we need to take to become better leaders for our team and communities? What makes a good leader? -What motivated him to run in the Canadian Federal Election, and do we need Muslim representation in government? -....and so much more! Join us for a powerful and engaging discussion surrounding leadership as a Muslim entrepreneur that is sure to inspire you and leave feeling invigorated with new ideas! Connect with Mohamed Hammoud: http://www.mohamedhammoud.com/ - Join the Ummahpreneur Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:07:05
November 17, 2020
#21 Does Work-life Balance Exist For Entrepreneurs w/ Abdul Shakur & Cordelia Gaffar
Returning guests Abdul Shakur (private equity consultant & mentor) and Cordelia Gaffar (emotions mastery coach) join me as we discuss everything about Work-Life Balance for Entrepreneurs! We discuss topics such as: -Work-Life Balance, does it exist for entrepreneurs? -Should you impose limits on yourself to maintain it? -Is "The hustle mentality" constructive or destructive? -Does work-life balance contribute to your success, or does it hurt your progress? -Is there a time in your life where you should give more priority to one over the other - and when is that? ...and so much more! - Join the Ummahpreneur Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group - Abdul Shakur: https://www.abdulshakur.com/ Cordelia Gaffar: https://www.cordeliagaffar.com/
01:04:10
November 3, 2020
#20 A Heart-Centered Spiritual Approach To Coaching w/ Razia Hamidi
Razia Hamidi is a professional spiritual & relationship coach who guides Muslim couples to build their marriage on love, harmony, and Islamic spirituality. Razia approaches her coaching from the heart, with a focus on strengthening her clients' relationships with God, so they may reap the benefits in their life. In this interview we talk about: -How she became a spiritual and relationship coach -Why she chose to focus specifically on helping Muslim couples -Why it's important for her to help people get closer to God, and the difference it makes -Why reconnecting to your purpose and reigniting your connection with God will fix the other problems in your life …and so much more! Our discussion varied among many topics and is sure to leave you with many insights to benefit you as a Muslim Entrepreneur! Connect with Razia Hamidi: https://raziahamidi.com - Join the Ummahpreneur Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:04:12
October 27, 2020
#19 How To Positively Impact & Influence w/ Idil Issa
Idil Issa is an advocate, writer, and public speaker with extensive experience using media and communications to advance causes with social impact! In this interview we talk about: -The story behind how she became an entrepeneur, advocate and public speaker -How she was featured on major media outlets and present at a Canadian National Hearing to speak up against a hijab ban -How she refined her speaking and presentation skills -What's the best way for someone to support social causes and make an impact Join us for an insightful discussion that is sure to help you increase your influence and impact as a Muslim entrepreneur! Connect with Idil: https://www.idilosophy.com - Join the Ummahpreneur Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:04:00
October 13, 2020
#18 How Alchemiya "The Muslim Netflix" Was Born w/ Navid Akhtar
Navid Akhtar is the CEO & Founder of Alchemiya, an on-demand streaming service that provides a rich directory of films, documentaries, tv shows & TV programmes catered to the Muslim world. In a time where mainstream media is portraying Muslims are often portrayed in a negative light, Alchemiya has taken the charge in providing an educational and entertaining platform aimed to help change the narrative surrounding Islam and Muslims. In this interview we talk about: -The story behind Alchemiya and how it was founded -Why having a media platform for Muslims BY Muslims is so important -The challenges faced building and growing Alchemiya, and the lessons learned along the way -Promoting Muslims artists and creatives and giving them a voice -The vision for the future of Alchemiya ...and so much more! Join us for a value-packed interview, and a philosophical discussion that will have you walking away with MUCH to think about! Start Your Free Alchemiya Trial: https://www.alchemiya.com - Join the Ummahpreneur Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:25:08
September 29, 2020
#17 Creating Your Own Beauty Product Line w/ Zakiyyah Alexander
Zakiyyah Alexander is a Hair-Scalp Specialist, Kitchen Alchemist and Founder at Blumseed: a brand which specializes in personalized hair care for women of color. I'm bringing on Zakiyyah to talk about: -Her journey that inspired her to become an entrepreneur and create a beauty product line -What steps she took to create her product and turn her idea into reality -Her biggest challenge growing a product company and how she overcame it -Her decision to open up a spa for hair and her journey into retail -Her daily success routine as a Muslim Entrepreneur ...and so much more! Support Blumseed: https://www.blumseed.com - Join the Ummahpreneur Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
50:53
September 22, 2020
#16 Revolutionizing How People Invest In Gold w/ Hamzah Almasyabi
Hamzah is the co-founder of Minted, a revolutionary app that makes buying and investing gold easier than it's ever been before. I'm bringing on Hamzah so we can learn the HOW and WHY behind Minted including: -The journey he went through that inspired him to create Minted -Why you should invest in Gold during this uncertain economic climate -What process he went through to build the app -His journey seeking out investors -His biggest challenge going from idea to implementation If you have ever been interested in gold investing, in creating an app or tech platform, or in simply pioneering a new business idea that hasn't been done before, this episode is FOR YOU! - Join the Ummahpreneur Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
42:39
September 15, 2020
#15 How To Lead A More Productive Life w/ Sulaiman Ali
Sulaiman Ali (Sully Ali Coaching) is a performance & mindset coach, as well as an employability trainer and facilitator. In this episode we discuss things like: -Is there a "secret" to creating a success mindset? -What can we do to perform at a high-level on a daily basis? -What are the keys to successful goal setting? -How do we deal with and eliminate negative self-talk? This episode is one FILLED with golden nuggets so take notes and apply everything you learn for maximum impact! - Join the Ummahpreneur Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:05:45
September 8, 2020
#14 Uplifting Muslim Women Through Swimming w/ Ola Alghazzouli
Ola is a certified fitness instructor and swimming coach, and has been passionately working towards bringing more representation to covered Muslim women within the swimming industry. In this episode we discussed: -Ola's journey being bullied for swimming and how that motivated her to speak up for Muslim women -How she started her coaching business and what it means to "BeFit4Akhirah" -Why we need to bring exposure to Muslim and Non-Muslim women who choose to be covered and swim -The importance of speaking for ourselves as Muslims instead of letting Big Brands do the talking Website: https://befit4akhirah1.teachable.com/ - Join the Ummahpreneur Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
53:34
August 18, 2020
#13 Importance Of Mental Health In Islam & Entrepreneurship w/ Haleema Amina
Haleema Amina - also known as Haleema Speaks - is an advocate for mental health issues and a public speaker who has been featured on TV and stages, as well as a coach on the topic!   In this episode we discussed: -Haleema's journey with mental health issues and how she went overcame her suicidal thoughts -Why taking care of your mental health is important as an entrepreneur -Is there a link between your faith and your mental health? -The stigma surrounding mental health within Muslim communities and how to address it -How to take note of when mental health issues arise and how to best handle them Website: https://haleemaspeaks.com - Join the Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:09:23
August 4, 2020
#12 Empowering Women In Faith And Business w/ Halimah DeOliveira
Halimah helps women of faith achieve more success in their life and business & is the creator of the popular play "Not Without My Hijab". She is also an author and the writer of the book "Not Without My Hijab - 11 Steps To Reclaiming Your Faith" which helps women embrace their religious identity and live their best life! In this episode we will discuss Halimah's journey as an entrepreneur, her experience creating the play "Not Without My Hijab", her coaching business, her work as an author and how she manages to do it all! Website: https://www.halimahdeoliveira.com/ - Join the Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:09:37
July 30, 2020
#11 Pioneering The 1st Islamic Social Tech Platform w/ Fateh Ali
Fateh Ali is the co-founder of CollabDeen, the world's first social tech platform created for the global Islamic economy. In this episode we talk about: -The journey that led Fateh to quit his successful corporate career and build CollabDeen -The biggest challenges building Collabdeen and how they overcame them -How a software business differs from other types businesses -Revolutionizing the expo industry with the first virtual Halal expo -What steps you should take if you're thinking of building an app - Join the Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:07:02
July 21, 2020
#10 How To Sell Your High-Ticket Products & Services w/ Abdul Shakur
In this episode with our regular guest Abdul Shakur we talked about: -How to prepare yourself for success before a sales call or meeting -How to nurture the prospect for the sale before the call is made -How to deal with anxiety and stress surrounding sales -The mindset you need to sell your high-ticket coaching or consulting offer -How to value and price your services - Join the Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:14:15
July 7, 2020
#9 Creating North America's First B2B Halal Lifestyle Expo w/ Nasser Deeb
Nasser Deeb, the founder of "Expo Hut" and creator of North America's First & Only B2B Halal Lifestyle Expo - joined us to share the story behind how the expo came about.   In this episode we talked about: -The story behind how the Halal Lifestyle expo came about -How to deal with the pandemic's impact on the trade show industry -How to be a great leader and lead an organization effectively -How to keep your team motivated and buying into your vision -Lessons learned from 27 years of entrepreneurship - Join the Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:01:07
June 30, 2020
#8 How To Start, Grow & Market Your Podcast w/ Tanzim Alam
In this NOT-TO-MISS episode with Tanzim Alam - Cofounder of the #1 Australian Muslim Podcast "Boys In The Cave" we talk about: -How to get started in podcasting and what you need -The benefits podcasting brings to your business -How to market and grow your podcast and your audience -The vision and mindset behind creating and running a successful podcast -How to manage a podcast as a leader/host ...and so much more! - Join the Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: https://www.ummahpreneur.com/group
01:30:20
June 24, 2020
#7 Pursuing Your Passion & Building A Fanbase w/ Adam Ali
As a Muslim artist on a mission to share his voice with the world, Adam Ali has had to overcome many obstacles and challenges and rise above them to bring his passion to life.   Along the way, he's learned many lessons about pursuing passion and growing a fanbase around your life's work that we will be sharing with you in this special episode! - Join the Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: http://bit.ly/ummahpreneurgroup
01:12:51
June 16, 2020
#6 From College Dropout To Serial Entrepreneur w/ Abby El-Asmar
In this episode I peel back the curtain and reveal the story behind my entrepreneurial journey, and all the lessons I've learned along the way with our surprise guest Rami Yahia! - Join the Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: http://bit.ly/ummahpreneurgroup
01:38:15
June 2, 2020
#5 How To Master Your Emotions For Success w/ Cordelia Gaffar
Cordelia Gaffar is an Author, Speaker, & Emotions Transformation Strategist. She has helped countless women and entrepreneurs get in tune with their emotions and leverage them to show up powerfully in business and in life! Her process to transform your heart so that you can transform your mind allows you to excel in your work, your relationships, your personal life, and your physical body. - Join the Facebook group to attend our episodes LIVE: http://bit.ly/ummahpreneurgroup
01:23:22
May 26, 2020
#4 The Ultimate Marketing Masterclass w/ Nadeem Azam
Nadeem Azam and his award-winning global agency Azam Marketing have generated over £1 billion in sales for his clients such as Warner Bros, Hilton, Fitness First, Disney and BT. In this episode we discover more about his entrepreneurial journey, and his best golden nuggets on marketing your business to increase sales and maximize your brand exposure! Join the Facebook group to attend our next episode LIVE: http://bit.ly/ummahpreneurgroup
01:27:20
May 12, 2020
#3 How His Hot Sauce Company Went Viral & Got Featured On Dragon's Den w/ Rami Yahia
Rami is the co-founder of CustomHeats, the world's first customized hot sauce platform. CustomHeats has gained lots of organic media attention due to its innovative and viral model. They were featured on the hit show Dragon's Den AND landed an investment from one of the dragons! They were also featured on NowThis, Rachael Ray Everyday, TimeOut and UrbanDaddy reaching over 1 million people organically. Join our Facebook group to attend our next episode LIVE: http://bit.ly/ummahpreneurgroup
01:41:11
May 5, 2020
#2 How To Get & Stay Motivated w/ Shaheen Auckbaraullee
Motivational Sucess Coach, join me in this episode with Shaheen Auckbaraullee as we dive into the secret behind leveraging motivation in everything you do!
01:10:17
April 28, 2020
#1 The Power Of Personal Branding & Building Communities w/ Abdul Shakur
London Property Developer & Personal Branding Trainer, in this episode I pull back the curtain on Abdul Shakur's expertise to bring you his best tips on personal brand, building communities and building a property business!
01:10:41
April 14, 2020