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15 Mar 2015

SURVEY

Asalamu Alaikum,      After receiving your feedback last December, we started sending you free weekly email blog entries starting  January 2015. In an effort to continue catering to your interests, we need your help once again. Please take only five minutes to fill out the following short survey to...
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8 Mar 2015

EMBRACING CHANGE

Asalamu Alaikum,       This week, we want to share with you a lecture by Dr. Mohammed AbuTaleb in which he discusses effective ways of embracing change and reform in the area of Education and the importance of Education in Islam. We hope you find it beneficial, and we...
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22 Feb 2015

BOOK SUMMARY: DEVELOPING THE LEADER WITHIN YOU

By MOHAMMED ALMATHIL Asalamu Alaikum,      “Everything rises and falls on leadership.” Hence our success is determined by how we lead ourselves and those around us. The question that comes up often is how can we develop ourselves into better leaders? This week, I would like to introduce another...
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15 Feb 2015

MAKING A CONTRIBUTION

Asalamu Alaikum,      As we all know, the past week has been a tough one for the Muslim community both in the US and all abroad. After the senseless killing of three of our young aspiring youth in Chapel Hill, we grieve and feel a mix of emotions. We...
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1 Feb 2015

Week 5 – Month in Review

For this week’s issue, we want to highlight what we’ve been up to at OakTree Institute and inform you of some upcoming events and workshops. January 2015 Recap   Umrah Trip with MAS Youth Chicago OakTree instructor Mohammed Abutaleb led a group of dedicated Youth along with Brother Ahmed Moustafa...
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25 Jan 2015

THE POWER OF THE SITUATION

By MOHAMMED ALMATHIL Asalamu Alaikum,      Ahmed was fed up with his manager, unhappy with the workplace, and unmotivated to work. He couldn’t take it anymore so he decided to leave and start his own company. What happened next? Read on to find out. In the meantime, we tend...
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