Author Archives: Nageen Riffat

No woman should fail to the toxic vibes of faith or culture – The story of a Muslim working mother

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Reading Time: 5 minutesDUBAI, UAE – Life is not a fairytale, and this reality flashed before me four years ago. This reality also made me understand that none else is responsible for my pains. Through the grapevine, I may have learned to blame my parents, my teachers, my mentors, etc., but never to blame myself. But today, I know it’s never their fault. […]

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Accepting Your Uniqueness And Let Go of Everything Else

Accepting Your Uniqueness And Let Go of Everything Else

Reading Time: 2 minutes  The brilliance of womanhood will ever continue to surprise and perplex the world in a dozen of languages. The unfettered glory of timeless beauty, unmatched strength to face the hardships of life, intelligence and compassion joins to make every woman fascinating and unique. I invite you to elaborate on this today and offer you some insight to how to […]

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Are you a hostage at the table? The Party is not over, you better take care of yourself

hostage at the table

Reading Time: 4 minutes  In a culture where the majority is hostile to accept women in leadership roles, it was an uphill task to be part of an organisation which was going through a major change. I found myself in conflicting situations and this is where the book ‘Hostage At The Table’ by George Kohlrieser – former hostage negotiator – came to rescue me. […]

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