Hafsa Naseem Bio:
Who are you?- A creative 27-year-old workaholic. I am passionate and deeply immersed in what I do.
What is your business?- Freelance writer, Jewellery designer, and an enthusiastic speaker
How long have you been in business? – 8 years
Please tell us what being a business owner means to you and why you became an entrepreneur in the first place? Being a business owner means happiness to me. The sense of achievement and accomplishment is the best feeling ever. The satisfaction derived from work and happy clients gives me more energy and positivity to relieve and be more thankful and grateful for each passing day. I never dreamt of becoming an entrepreneur until I became one. I wanted to invest my time and skills to something I enjoyed, and from there the journey of writing began. Then adding more colors to life, I started designing jewelry. Who has been your greatest influence in business and personal life and why? Women who excel even limited resources and support system. I admire many Ted Ex speakers. I just love listening to them as it gives me positive energy.
What would you say is your greatest professional accomplishment to date? I have so many secret admirers I never knew I had unless few people confessed me. I am happy to be a source of inspiration and motivation to so many women around me
What do you do to inspire women? I talk to them and help them discover their strengths. I reflect on my personal life and experiences and try to bring out the best of them
What inspirational qualities do you possess? I am a good speaker and I believe in constant struggle and hard work. I know if you are determined to do something, patience and consistency will ultimately bring success. I feel I am an emotionally intelligent person and able to handle people well.
What’s your advice for other women that may want to do what you do? Don’t let excuses find you, instead start now and the path will follow
What’s the best advice you have received in business that you wish to pass on to Inspiring Women Today? There is not a day that does not teach you anything. Be the learner and a good observer. Each minute brings life lessons
What do you do for fun/relaxation? I stroll through nature. I enjoy winds and rain. I love trees natural beauty. I love to meditate to recharge myself
What’s the best way for our Inspiring Women Today members and blog guests to connect with you? For business, they can always message on page: www.facebook.com/oochijewelry/