Bareerah Zafar

Bareerah Zafar is a journalist and an author located in Southern California. She dedicated her work to empowering underrepresented communities through storytelling.

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    7 Habits To Help You Optimize Your Reading Experience

    Books provide a warm and welcome escape from our troubles in the real world, but they also offer endless wisdom and knowledge. Here are seven habits to help make your reading experience much more enjoyable.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • 16 Valuable Lessons From Accomplished Women To Take Into 2022
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    16 Valuable Lessons From Accomplished Women To Take Into 2022

    2021 was historic and exhausting, and I think we are all ready to move into the future.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • (Watch) From Dream To Reality: A New Homeowner’s Journey
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    (Watch) From Dream To Reality: A New Homeowner’s Journey

    In Southwest Philadelphia, Sheena Crenshaw grew up in a home with a large, loving extended family. But when the family suffered from a foreclosure, Sheena became determined to find a home she could call her own.
    By Bareerah Zafar
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    12 Products That Make The Perfect Holiday Gifts For Your Loved Ones

    It’s the season of brown paper packages tied up with string – time to buy your loved ones all of their favorite things!
    By Bareerah Zafar
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    [VIDEO] Power, Legacy And Security: Achieving Homeownership For Millennial Women, Property And Power Virtual Panel Recap

    The process of becoming a homeowner can be as intimidating as it is exciting, but that doesn’t mean homeownership is impossible or unattainable.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • A Peek Inside Her Agenda: Dr. Thomishia Booker
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    A Peek Inside Her Agenda: Dr. Thomishia Booker

    Dr. Thomishia Booker noticed the lack of Black boys represented in children’s books and took matters into her own hands. She launched Hey Carter! Books in October 2016, while pregnant with a baby boy, and published her first book, “My … Read More
    By Bareerah Zafar
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    3 Valuable Business Practices That Don’t Rely On Social Media

    What happens when social media crashes and you can’t reach your audience? Here are 3 business practices you can use to communicate with your clients.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • 5 Steps To Prepare You For Accomplishing Your Goals
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    5 Steps To Accomplish Your Q4 Goals And Finish 2021 Strong

    It is important to take a step back and reset so that you are prepared to conquer your goals in Q4.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • A Peek Inside Her Agenda: Danika Berry
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    A Peek Inside Her Agenda: Danika Berry

    A moment of despair turned to determination for Destiny’s Child’s former employee, Danika Berry. The 46-year-old turned the pain from her recent divorce into purpose in hopes of helping women feel beautiful inside and out. With her beauty company, Glam … Read More
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • Amazon Black Business Accelerator
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    Meet Tiffany Johnson, The Woman Behind Amazon’s Black Business Accelerator

    Tiffany Johnson is the woman behind the Black Business Accelerator, Amazon’s $150 million pledge to help grow Black-owned businesses.
    By Bareerah Zafar
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    Tamyra Mensah-Stock Becomes The First Black Woman To Win A Wrestling Gold Medal

    On Tuesday Aug. 3, Tamyra Mensah-Stock of the United States became the first Black woman to win Olympic gold in wrestling.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • Simone Biles Leaves Olympic Finals To Focus On Mental Health
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    Simone Biles Withdraws From Tokyo Olympic Finals To Focus On Mental Health

    Simone Biles pulled out of the Women’s Gymnastics finals this week at the Tokyo Olympics to focus on her mental health.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • A Peek Inside Her Agenda: Melissa Butler
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    A Peek Inside Her Agenda: Melissa Butler

    With just a coffee grinder and the space in her kitchen, Melissa Butler created The Lip Bar and set out to challenge traditional beauty standards in the cosmetics industry. Now, nine years later, her products can be found nationwide in … Read More
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • Naomi Osaka Says Sports Need Better Treatment Of Athletes
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    Naomi Osaka Reflects On Her Mental Health Break, Shares Lessons Learned

    Naomi Osaka said that the world of sports needs to treat athletes like humans and allow them leeway to take care of their mental health.
    By Bareerah Zafar
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    Women And Latinx Founders Become Majority Business Owners In The U.S, White Men New Minority

    The number of women-owned businesses grew rapidly for decades as more women entered the workforce.
    By Bareerah Zafar
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    Our Take On ‘Hot Girl Summer’ For The Ambitious, Career-Driven Woman

    'Hot Girl Summer' is in full swing and some women are celebrating by making career moves, big and small! Here is what 'Hot Girl Summer' looks like for the ambitious woman.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • inspiration
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    5 Places To Look For Inspiration When You Don’t Have Any

    Inspiration can come from anywhere if one is keen enough to look for it. Here are five places you can look to for inspiration.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • Naomi Osaka withdraws from French Open
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    From Prioritizing Mental Health To Snagging Major Brand Deals, Here Are 3 Lessons We Can Learn From Naomi Osaka

    Naomi Osaka, the world’s highest-paid female athlete, withdrew from the French Open last week due to concerns for her mental health.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • Yale's First Muslim-American Student Body President
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    Meet Yale’s First Muslim-American Student Body President

    Yale students elected Bayan Galal as the univeristy's first Muslim-American student body president in 319 years.
    By Bareerah Zafar
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    5 Crucial Career Gems From Peloton CMO Dara Treseder

    Starting a new job or switching to a new career is an exciting, but nerve wracking move. Peloton’s CMO has some invaluable career advice.
    By Bareerah Zafar
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    Indian-American Women Founders And CEOs Share Thoughts On India’s COVID-19 Crisis

    While Americans prepare to reopen the country, Indian American founders and CEOs express concerns about overseas family and employees.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • The Best Tools For Digital Organization
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    The Best Digital Tools To Stay Organized In Q2

    Her Agenda is a digital media platform bridging the gap between ambition and achievement for millennial women. News, content, and a database of events and resources to help you get started or get to the next level of your career.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • A Peek Inside Her Agenda: Karen Boykin-Towns
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    A Peek Inside Her Agenda: Karen Boykin-Towns

    Karen Boykin-Towns was on an Amtrak to Albany, N.Y. one Sunday night when she received a phone call from Leon Russell, the Chairman of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). He wanted to nominate her for … Read More
    By Bareerah Zafar
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    Switzerland To Implement Ban On Face Coverings, Targeting Muslim Women

    Swiss voters approved a referendum on Sunday March 7, 2021 to ban face coverings including niqabs and burqas in all public places.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • Young Author Advice
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    3 Young Authors Give Advice On Navigating The Publishing Space

    Three young authors who are in their debut year share tips on how to navigate the publishing world.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • WNBA Leads In Diverse Hiring
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    Study Shows WNBA Leads In Diverse Hiring For 16th Consecutive Year

    Her Agenda is a digital media platform bridging the gap between ambition and achievement for millennial women. News, content, and a database of events and resources to help you get started or get to the next level of your career.
    By Bareerah Zafar
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    Using TikTok To Elevate Your Small Business And Reach New Audiences

    Besides being a place for memes, dances and challenges, Tiktok is used as a marketing platform for multi-million dollar companies.
    By Bareerah Zafar
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    Addressing National Civil Unrest In The Workplace

    Ongoing civil unrest coupled with the stress of a global pandemic challenges workplace leaders to strengthen company communication.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • World Hijab Day 2021
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    Muslims And Allies Celebrate The 9th Annual World Hijab Day

    World Hijab Day aims to fight bigotry, discrimination and prejudice against Muslim women. Each year the World Hijab Day Organization invites people from all faiths and backgrounds to wear the hijab for one day in solidarity with Muslim women worldwide.
    By Bareerah Zafar
  • Making Long-Distance Relationships Work Through The Pandemic
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    Making Long-Distance Relationships Work Through The Pandemic

    These four couples used unique routines and rituals to stay connected despite the lack of physical meet-ups.
    By Bareerah Zafar
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