Yurizk Concludes First Online Entrepreneurship Development Program for Islamic Finance & Halal Industries
Newark, DE, June 12, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Yurizk, the leading online source of Islamic Finance education information concluded its first online entrepreneurship development program for halal economic sectors. The program started on May 4 and ended on June 8.
Yurizk’s Business Leadership Coaching 2014, a six week online coaching program aimed to develop niche leaders for halal economic sectors through entrepreneurship was delivered as a live online program. The program was divided into two phases, four weeks of live online coaching and two weeks of online guest speaker sessions. Participants for the coaching program attended from over nine countries and the guest speaker sessions were attended by participants from over twenty countries. First four week coaching sessions were delivered by Yurizk Founder and CEO, Sadia Karim.
“The right questions were asked, which allowed me to focus and parse essential interests for my business design..Sr. Sadia’s friendly and thorough instruction made complex details very approachable”- said Susan, who attended Yurizk’s Business Leadership Coaching program.
“The first three weeks were absolutely fantastic” - said Rehanna who attended the program from Trinidad and Tobago.
Nafeel from Qatar who also attended the coaching program said, “Most of the areas are new to me and encouraging.”
Last two weeks of the program were delivered by guest speakers from different parts of the world. On the first week of guest speaker sessions, Reem El Shafaki, Senior associate of DinarStandard presented on behalf of DinarStandard CEO Rafiuddin Shikoh on the growth and opportunities in Islamic Economic sectors. Almir Colan, Director of Australian Centre for Islamic Finance presented from Australia on the topic of Islamic perspective of entrepreneurship. Ethica Institute of Islamic Finance’s Business Director, Sameer Hasan joined from Dubai and presented their inspiring story of entrepreneurial success. Muhammed Ikram Thowfeek, Founder and Chairman of First Global Group presented from Kuwait and shared enlightening perspective on Islamic wealth management.
"Thank you for putting together all this info-packed, enlightening and inspiring presentations and speakers! My time well-invested, much appreciated" - said Farha, a participant of the guest speaker sessions.
@DrJesuKaba, tweeted to his followers with a photo of the webinar screen - “Sun is shining in Milan its Sunday but happy 2 attend webinar on Halal Market Thanks Sadia Karim @Yurizk_IF #YBLC2014”
The second week of guest speaker sessions started with Joy Abdullah from Malaysia who presented on leadership and communication. Shekra co-founder, Dr. Shehab Marzban from Egypt presented on crowdfunding process for funding new start-ups. Atiq Nakrawala from KSA shared valuable lessons and financial strategies for small businesses. The program concluded with Nida Khan’s highly informative session on opportunities and know how of mobile applications for halal sectors who presented from Luxembourg.
Fawzy, participant of guest speaker sessions wrote - “Thanks for the interesting and important informative knowledge being provided. The presented topics were well combined on day 1 and 2. The lectures provided information and also showed the awareness of the global market that is taking place and showing the opportunities and how people can tackle the market to bring beneficial outcomes and solving such problems.. Inshallah it may be a means for us and others for opening the doors of success from the gained information, and be able to apply the knowledge into realistic processes.”
“Interesting people, interesting thoughts and directions. Every presenter was important, from knowing what a leader is supposed to be, to getting crowd funded, to evaluating an idea/business case and knowing when and where to put your money and to the mobile app development, plenty of information and in no way easy to digest that kind of information on an early Sunday morning but I am confident it will settle down well after a couple of reviews and help us in the long run In Sha Allah” – said Meraj Siddiqui another participant of the coaching program and guest speaker sessions.
“Yurizk’s Business Leadership Coaching is the first of its kind program for entrepreneurship development in Islamic Finance and halal sectors, we are thankful to all the speakers who presented at the program. We are also humbled by the active participation of attendees from all across the globe who joined live ignoring challenging time differences. It is an honor for us to host such a program and we wish to continue to build on this initiative to develop niche leadership within Islamic Finance and Halal sectors because we have a long way to go. Anything good that may come from this initiative is from our Creator and all thanks and praise goes to Him for allowing us to complete this program with success” - says Sadia Karim.
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