Around 20% of Becoming the Alpha Muslim’s readers are millennial Muslim women. Really? Really. This is surprising considering my brand is deliberately positioned to dissuade women from reading/listening to my work. They are some of my most engaged readers and it’s very encouraging whenever I receive their messages of support. They usually say something like […]
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Dubai: Capital of Islamic Economy — Wannabe or Legit Contender? Since His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the U.A.E. and ruler of Dubai, announced the ‘Dubai: Capital of Islamic Economy’ initiative in 2013, Dubai has grown leaps and bounds in cementing its position as a nexus for the Global Islamic Economy. […]
Update: M Powered Summit Pre-event Interviews 1) Farrukh Naeem Qadri – solopreneur, digital strategist, and social media consultant. About M Powered Summit M Powered Summit is the World’s First Startup Summit dedicated to Muslim startups in the Global Islamic Economy. If you are a budding entrepreneur or a seasoned veteran, this event is a big […]
“Come home, son.” Alhamdulillah this was an email. My father would not see my face contorted with a mixture of shame and relief. He wouldn’t hear the surrender in my voice, because I typed my response. “Yeah, ok. I need some money for the ticket home.” “And for food,” I thought to myself, as my […]