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Go Green, Lifestyle changes for a better world and better life

By: Sabeen Sheikh Abid Green has become quite a popular colour in recent years. Why goes green? Going green has numerous benefits, Green living helps make the planet sustainable and habitable. It seems everywhere you look people are talking about going green. From advertising campaigns to operational strategies, companies worldwide …

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Filling the management void

FILLING THE MANAGEMENT VOID

It was the late eighties. We were flying back to Riyadh from Islamabad after a week in Pakistan. I was accompanied by Abdul Latif Al-Shaikh, Chairman of our business group. We were embarking on a joint venture in the agricultural sector with ADBP through late Jamil Nishtar, its Chairman. Shaikh …

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WHAT IS THE ACTUAL MEANING OF FEMINISM AND WHY

Written by: Sabeen Sheikh Abid THERE’S SUCH A NEGATIVE CONNOTATION TO FEMINISM? HOW PEOPLE ARE GETTING IT ALL WRONG? WHY HAS FEMINISM BECOME LOADED TERM? First, in case you don’t know the actual definition of feminism. It is the advocacy of women’s rights on the ground of political, social, and …

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Arrogance; A negative human characteristic

Salman Rizwan Arroganceis“A sense of false superiority which shows itself in an unpleasant and offensive manner” However, “arrogance” has different meanings in reference to God and His creatures. In the case of God, the creator of the whole universe and the supreme authority on heaven and earth, His expression ofsuperiority …

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The Best Charity

Continuing the discussion from last week, “Communication Advices from the Quran”, we now go to the next phase of this topic. When communication takes place in a distorted form and based upon the presence of external factor(s) like biases, situation, etc., it is quite likely to give rise to a …

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Communication Advices from the Noble Quran

By SALMAN RIZWAN Communication is the process of passing information and understanding from one person to another. In simple words it is a process of transmitting and sharing ideas, opinions, facts, values etc. from one person to another or one organization to another. If the communication is done just to …

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The Power of Optimism

By SALMAN RIZWAN These days the single most important perspective that is needed is “Optimism”. In a world where we are surrounded by negativity and pessimism and face a constant bombardment of bad news on conventional and social media, it becomes even more critical to keep a positive attitude and …

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Most important Asset

Normally the success of a person is measured by the number of assets he owns. As it gives a good measure of how he has fared in this world. Several books, workshops, discussionsetc., on being successful invariably measure the success in terms of wealth and prosperity. In the west, a common question to ask a so-called successful person is, “what is your net worth”?

By Salman Rizwan Normally the success of a person is measured by the number of assets he owns. As it gives a good measure of how he has fared in this world. Several books, workshops, discussionsetc., on being successful invariably measure the success in terms of wealth and prosperity. In …

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