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24 May 2015

EVERYDAY LEADERSHIP AND EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE

By MOHAMMED ALMATHIL Asalamu Alaikum,      Imagine the following situation. You and your wife are extremely exhausted due to lack of sleep, hungry since you didn’t have much time to grab something to eat, and anxious to catch your flight back to your hometown. You are not in the...
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17 May 2015

COME MEET US TODAY!

Asalaamu Alaikum, This week, we’re excited to be at the 40th annual ICNA-MAS convention in Baltimore, MD. We’ve enjoyed meeting many attendees yesterday and we’re excited to continue engaging with you today and tomorrow! Make sure to stop by our booth #606 for your chance to talk to our Instructors...
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10 May 2015

TODAY’S YOUTH, TOMORROW’S LEADERS

Asalaamu Alaikum, Our youth have a lot of talent, energy, goals and aspirations. Yet we see many instances in which they are turned away or let down either by parents, elders, professors, media or friends. In this short clip, Leadership trainer Mohammed Almathil shows the youth how to overcome such...
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3 May 2015

STUDY TIPS

By MOHAMMED ALMATHIL   Asalamu Alaikum,      As we near the end of another school year, the stress of final exams, projects and presentations can be overwhelming. I know from personal experience that this time of the year is hard on students so I would like to give you...
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19 Apr 2015

LESSONS OF TARBIYA FROM THE QURAN

By MOHAMMAD ABBASI   Asalaamu Alaikum, An essential part of leadership is ensuring that we continue developing ourselves spiritually so that we strengthen our bond with our creator . Therefore, we must ensure that we constantly search for ways by which we can grow spiritually. In this short segment, OakTree...
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12 Apr 2015

BOOK SUMMARY: THE 360 DEGREE LEADER

By MOHAMMED ALMATHIL Asalamu Alaikum,      Effective leaders are able to lead others no matter which level they are at within their families or  organizations. While it may seem counterintuitive, we can even lead others even if we are employees or  volunteers at the lowest level of an organization,...
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5 Apr 2015

DEVELOPING THE YOUTH

Asalaamu Alaikum, “The youth could perhaps be 40% of our population, but they are 100% of our future.” Hence, we need to make sure that we focus on properly developing the youth from a young age to become effective leaders as they grow and take over leadership positions in our...
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22 Mar 2015

PROACTIVE OR REACTIVE

Asalamu Alaikum,      We would like to thank all of you who have participated in last week’s survey. We will review all your comments and suggestions inasha’Allah. If you have not yet filled out the survey, please take just 5 minutes to fill it out by clicking here. This...
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