From Marketing Manager to an Entrepreneur- Meet Shamim Akhtar

Shamim Akhtar

“In 1996, I landed into entrepreneurial career due to my passion to become a successful entrepreneur, it was a decision I will always rejoice! – Shamim Akhtar owner of Care Marketing. A dynamic women entrepreneur, Shamim Akhtar believes in nature, her business is related to import and marketing of healthcare products made from natural ingredients. [...]

London Riots – A bird’s Eye View by Moin M Fudda

“Everyone watching these horrific actions will be struck by how they were organized via social media -Free flow of information can be used for good. But it can also be used for ill”. British Prime Minister David Cameron says that the British government is, seeking to prevent a repeat of riots and looting in London [...]

Samina Fazil – an Entrepreneur Founder President Islamabad Women Chamber

Samina Fazil

“I have always been a firm believer that it is important to take action rather than sit around and wait for good fortune to arrive” – Samina Fazil, Owner of Mishas Collection and Founder President Islamabad Women Chamber of Commerce. Started her own small garment retail business in 1989 in Islamabad, Samina Faizl now is [...]

Zealous Technologies and NTelliSec – Meet the owner who started as part-time computer trader!

Zealous Technologies

  “People say it’s in your blood so I accept it this way – My business grows with simple formula, give the best to your clients and in return you will get business. Initially I used different online forums but at the end of the day a word of recommendation from your client to others [...]

Entrepreneurship is about turning crazy ideas into Profits

1/3rd Idea, 1/3rd Hard work and 1/3rd Luck – I heard this from a seasoned entrepreneur and mentor only last week! In my opinion, entrepreneurship is an addiction without cure. Once into entrepreneurship career, failures become learning, time becomes money, ideas become cash cows and success becomes the ultimate objective.  Turning ideas into opportunities  Securing [...]

Entrepreneurship is Beyond Money Management

A number of new businesses sprung up in the time of recession. After failure to find a suitable job, most people try to enter into entrepreneurship career. But due to unstable economic conditions and lack of their abilities to face the entrepreneurship challenges, some succeed, some not. Rich Dad Poor Dad author Robert Kiyosaki has [...]

Be an Entrepreneur – Do not suppress your career potential!

Over past 25 years of professional career, I have been interacting both with employees and entrepreneurs. Only this week while traveling from Lahore to Karachi, I was sitting with a young MBA who is working at a large FMCG company (www.engro.com) as an Assistant Brand Manager, a career job for the last nine years. We [...]