Tag Archives: Islam

The Real Halal Hustle

By Saad
June 1, 2013

“The last of it is musk. So for this let the competitors compete.” – Qu’ran 83:26 In the streets, they “Hustle + Muscle = Success”. Often times, it’s lines like this entrepreneurs can relate to when starting out any venture. Taking an idea and growing it to become a reality isn’t easy. It’s a constant […]

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Not Moderation

Finding Moderation in an Extreme World

By Saad
February 10, 2013

Assalamu-Alaikum, The other day I was on the subway and I noticed an advertisement that immediately got me thinking about extremism in society. (Check it out below) While the word “extremism” is usually talked about in the context of violence, we often fail to observe other areas in life where individuals or societies go to […]

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Take Halal Risks to Get Halal Rizq

By Saad
August 7, 2012

Assalamu-Alaikum, One of things I often see in the world of marketing is deception or setting unrealistic expectations for a client. This is particularly evident when sales people are out persuading their prospective clients they should buy the product or service they are pitching. What’s interesting is that Shaytan creates this false hope or motivation […]

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Jay-Z & Kanye West Tour Manager accepts Islam – The Deen Show (Video)

By Saad
April 25, 2012

Masha’Allah, former tour manager for top celebrity’s Br. George Green by the guidance of Allah swt become Muslim recently this year. He had the opportunity to perform Umrah this month and I think the following statement by him captured the moment where it all changed. “As I walked into the masjid and headed towards the […]

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Attitude for Gratitude

How to Develop An Attitude for Gratitude

By Saad
April 2, 2012

Assalamu-Alaikum, “And Allah has extracted you from the wombs of your mothers not knowing a thing, and He made for you hearing and vision and intellect that perhaps you would be grateful.” – Surah Nahl, Ayah 78 Alhumdulilah, recently I hurt my foot and it made me realize how important each body part is. My […]

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