Ep 32: Passion Lets You Connect with Amazing People with Dina Abdul Majeed
In this episode, I sit down with Dina Abdul Majeed. Dina is a female entrepreneur, building an international startup in a male-dominated Middle East world. She shares her inspiring startup journey and many insights. This episode is fantastic for all entrepreneurs worried about starting the entrepreneurial journey when they don’t know anything about business; and will be particularly inspiring if you are disadvantaged and having to fight discrimination and cultural prejudice – wrong gender, wrong profession, wrong social expectations.
- Why did you leave corporate, to become an entrepreneur?
- The importance of Mission, Vision, Purpose, adding Value to the World and Love what you are doing
- How to start your business when you have no startup experience?
- How to lead with your strength?
- Using your passion, you can connect with amazing people that will help
- How to get your first customers?
- How to get 500,000 users?
- How to find and hire the talent you need for your startup?
- How to know when to fire someone?
- How to pitch for money?
- And more…
About the Guest
Dina Abdul Majeed is the founder and CEO of 360Moms, which is an online bilingual platform and mobile app aimed to revolutionize the digital support offered to mothers. She is an ex-Yahoo where she was the Head of the creative team in Africa and the Middle East. Dina has 19 years of experience, mainly in advertising, design, and digital solutions. She was in leadership roles most of her career.
About the Host:
Philip Topham is The Savvy Founder. Philip has an inquisitive mind and a passion for ideas. He’s impatient to see tomorrow’s future today. He focuses on helping technical founders unlock their pragmatic dreamer and develop their business skills and social capital. With more than 25 years across start-ups and corporate roles, Philip has been everything from janitor to the Founder and Chief Everything Officer.
Words of Wisdom
- Ideas are worthless; revenues are priceless; surround yourself with smart people.
- Life is a journey – mole hills or mountains? it’s your choice.
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