Dima Rizk-Human Rights Acitivist, Founder @ Team Dima Global

Human Rights Activist

Dima Rizk: A Human rights activist, Gimme Mo’ UN UK Ambassador, founder of DIMA Bracelets of Change, founder of an upcoming CIO Team DIMA Global, fighting inequality, eradicating period poverty and building sustainable projects all around the world. Since 2013, Dima’s volunteering experience has really made a positive impact on her life in general, starting with the…

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Netiquette for Women Executives

Online Etiquette

For many years, businessmen and businesswomen were known to follow professional body language and a specific etiquette norm to build an image and establish respect amongst their social surroundings and partners. For the past five years, the diversion of traditional etiquette applied face to face, has immensely moved online and many women in business statuses…

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Sandi Saksena-Entrepreneur & Empowerment Mentor

Women Entrepreneurs

Sandi Saksena-Entrepreneur, Empowerment Officer @ Nexus Insurance Brokers A long-time resident of the Gulf, Sandi has lived in Kuwait, Bahrain and now in Dubai for the last 47 years. With no previous work experience whatsoever, Sandi entered the work force and commenced her professional career at the age of 44, following circumstances that pushed her…

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HOW a German Proudly Speaks Arabic to Her Grandchildren!

Arabic Language

“Min huna, tafaddali” was her warm welcome and the equivalent to “this way, please” – “.من هنا، تفضلي”. To my astonishment, I looked into the radiant face of the blond lady on the breezy weekend morning, and I saw nothing but poise and peace. “Peace be upon you”, I replied. As soon as I entered…

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WHY We Should Speak Arabic to Our Little Ones

Arabic Language

This is the first of a series of posts I am writing to inspire more thoughts around Arab parents who speak English or French to their children, while they themselves (both mom and dad) speak perfect Arabic! I am still trying to digest this rapidly increasing phenomenon and figure out why a parent would ask…

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Understanding Gluten Sensitivity

Gluten Sensitivity

These days, “gluten-free” products are found in nearly every supermarket and bakery. Is going gluten-free just one of the latest fads in wellness, or is it worth considering? Gluten is the Latin name for glue, a type of protein found in wheat, barley, burghul, rye, semolina, and other cereal grains. Proteins, gliadin, and glutenin glue…

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The Importance of Having a Career Vision

Life Coaching

Imagine you decide to get in the car and go for a ride and you don’t have a specific destination or preferred route; you just decide to go somewhere out of the city. While driving, you spot from a distance a bumpy road; it’s too late to stop and turn so the wheels end up…

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Loubna Sabbah-Career & Life Direction Coach

Life Coaching

Loubna Sabbah-Career & Life Direction Coach Loubna started her career in the banking sector and after a few years she realized that this was not where she wanted to be. She took a year off to rediscover herself and purpose by trying different things from event management to script writing. “It was through identifying my…

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Longines DolceVita Elegance Celebration – A watch in Honour of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Luxury Watch

Longines is proud to have had Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as an Ambassador of Elegance since 1999. The winged hourglass brand pays tribute to the elegance and charm of the stunning Indian actress by creating an exclusive limited-edition watch produced in five pieces. The Longines DolceVita Elegance Celebration – Limited Edition combines rose gold, diamonds and white mother of…

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