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Today, permit me to crush on a powerful woman of substance. A woman that fight against all odds to achieve success.
Join me in this interview session with the CEO of Poshveil_niqab in person of Ms Hassan Islamiyah
- Please introduce yourself and your business.
My name is Hassan Islamiyah, a microbiologist. I am the creative director of poshveil_niqabs
- What inspired you to start working from home/Office? Did anyone in particular inspire you?
No one inspired me to start working. My passion for modest lifestyle inspired me.
- Is your family supportive of you being a working Sister?
Yes, they are supportive including my siblings and my fiancé.
- What are the main challenges you face as an Entrepreneur?
Juggling between work and personal affairs has not been easy. Replying to customers’ Dms..enquiries, dispatching orders…..
- Describe a typical working day. Are there specific times in the day that you work on your business?
I work on my business all day being a budding brand and online store. I am always online, my phone is my best friend, looking for new customers (Instafam)
- What makes Your Business different from your competitors?
My scarf brand is different in the sense that it caters for women who love to look different from the usual. My scarves are no mass produced, they are custom made. They are of good quality yet so affordable. It makes the wearer stand out. It is also for women who understands that fashion is not something that exist in dresses only. Fashion is everywhere.
- what helps keep you motivated?
The grace of Allah and an adage that says “Rome was not built in a day” I persevere and keep going despite all odds
- Where would you like to see your business in the
Seeing a scarf anywhere and the first thing that comes to mind is POSHVEILS.. Insha Allah
- What advice would you give to upcoming entrepreneurs?
Seek Allah first and patience. Always remember that life is not a bed of roses. They should turn a blind eye to the illusion on the social media and focus on their brand. Also, originality is key to building a successful brand.
This is another amazing session with a powerful woman entrepreneur (POSHVEILS_NIQAB), am sure you must have gained one or two things from her that can aid your entrepreneurship journey. Do share it with us in the comment section.
You can get in touch with POSHVEILS_NIQAB, on their page on instagram @poshveil_niqab
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