• Brndstr: Enabling Influence  

    Tell us about Brndstr – when was it launched and what was the idea behind it? Helen: Brndstr was born to help brands turn their existing social networks into brand ambassadors. Rather than a brand market themselves, by allowing their audience to do it for them in return for...
  • Report: Empowering Women in the UAE

    Celebrating National Women’s Achievements ahead of the UAE's Government Summit 2015 Ahead of the Government Summit, UAE women’s attainment in terms of education, labor participation and political representation are at the forefront of the country’s major achievements, report by Maha Tazi.   Education According to the 2013 Global Gender...
  • Developing Human Capital

    Filled with an unquenchable drive to achieve, Hanan Nagi is the visionary founder of the HNI Training and Coaching center. Based in Dubai, the institute is an innovative entity with a mission to develop leaders through human capital development. “HNI was established in 2010 at the height of the...
  • Travel Ink Founder on Economic Engagement of Women Entrepreneurs

    Travel Ink Founder on UAE’s encouraging environment for women entrepreneurs   Travel Ink is a content consulting agency that primarily supports the travel and tourism industry in their communication activities. Managing Director of the company, Karen Osman talks about the UAE’s highly encouraging environment for women entrepreneurs and how...
  • Empowering Women To Succeed Through Learnactive

    A culture-sensitive company that strives to capture the uniqueness of individuals and organizations through skill development, Learnactive was established by founding partners Maha Khatib and Layla Halabi. The organization offers a diverse range of training solutions that have successfully enabled the maximum transfer of knowledge ensuring every client’s return...
  • Nita Maru’s Will to Succeed

    The first time I met Nita Maru in person was some time in 2013 when I was still working in a prominent national daily, and I was collaborating with her on a few articles about the UAE legal scene. She had graciously invited me to drop by their offices...
  • Making Waves in the World of Communication

    The government provides full support and adequate multi-faceted platforms as well as opportunities for women to participate in the country’s progress and advancement. It is a brave new world – a dynamic landscape fueled by innovation and the spirit of entrepreneurship. A time when women have emerged from the...