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Barakah Culture vs. Hustle Culture: How to Win More Days Without Losing Your Soul

Over the last few years, a new breed of motivational/self-help experts appeared on YouTube and wrote books on what many are now calling “Hustle Culture.” The ideas expressed by those operating within this community emphasize that to be successful you should always be working hard, getting the “impossible” done, and cutting sleep to start the hustle at 4:00 am. This …

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How I Found The Much Needed Balance Between My Faith and Professional Life

In July 2018, Jerry Muscadin, Program Manager from Florida, had enough of feeling unproductive, disorganised and helpless. Trying to balance work, family life, and growing in faith was proving to be challenging. He took the first step of his personal development journey by joining the Productive Muslim Masterclass, and we’re honoured to share what he had to say about his …

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3 Powerful Ways to Secure Your Children’s Future (If You Die Early)

One of the most pressing concerns for all parents is their child’s future. Many of us live in single-family homes, have only one breadwinner in the house, relatively small savings, and limited social network to rely upon. How do we secure our families future in the face of adversity? How is that even possible when future adversity is an unknown? …

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Why You Need to Take Your & Your Loved One’s Mental Health More Seriously

It seems that a week doesn’t go by without yet another high-profile suicide that shocks the world. These are people who by all appearances were successful and achieved all that they wanted, yet they chose to take the plunge towards death prematurely. At the outset, I’m going to say that I’m not a mental health practitioner or an expert in …

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The Struggles of Praying at Work: Why & How to Ask for a Prayer Room

I was alone in the room, standing calmly, trying my best to focus on this very exclusive meeting I was in, then suddenly… the door opened, followed by footsteps and loud talking….it all went downhill from there. I lost my focus. I lost the precious moment I was in as my mind started wondering “what will they think of me …

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Why do you care about things that do not concern you?

If you were to boil productivity science down to one line, it’s “managing one’s energy, focus, and time for beneficial goals.” It looks simple, but it’s actually difficult and stressful for two reasons: Energy, focus and time are finite resources. Different priorities (work, family, social activities, etc.) fight for these resources. But there’s one principle that we can adopt which …

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How I Became a Better Version of Myself in 6 Weeks

The following is a review of the Productive Muslim masterclass by Wafa Nuradin, a working professional and a mother of two. Why I signed up for the Masterclass I recently started REALLY practicing the deen, and I felt that this class would help me reboot my life. I wanted to tackle priority setting and physical health. Alhamdulillah, I’ve been blessed …

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How Memorizing the Qur’an will Improve your Focus

When was the last time you focused so intensely on something that you lost track of time and didn’t feel the hours passing by? When was the last time you focused on a single task without being distracted for more than 25 minutes? Having the ability to focus on something deeply is becoming a lost skill in our interconnected world. …

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10 Types Of Work Personalities & How to Deal with Them!

“Don’t you at least need to do SOME of the work for me to call you a co-worker?” Ahhhh the things you wish you could say out loud sometimes… As much as we all have an innate need to belong, being part of a group, coupled with an expectation to work productively within the group’s difficult social politics and constraints, …

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