Afraa Zammam is co-founder of "The Magic of the Swarms", a charity for refugee children based on her husband's art.
Get an accountability partner. An accountability partner is anyone who is going to help you stay focused. Afraa believes accountability partners help an individual to adhere to their daily schedule. ONWARD!
Afraa makes a sincere effort to mediate and take walks throughout the workday.
A war in Syria broke out and took a toll on Afraa’s international cosmetic company -- and Afraa tells the whole story here.
“A business owner has to have patience and excellent communication skills.”
“Live life by design instead of life by default. Environment is everything. Your environment is a direct reflection of yourself.”
“I don’t think I would go back and push the reset button to add a specific system. We’ve found a way to take advantage of our particular situation over the past three years.”
Take ownership of your responsibilities, don’t make excuses, and never blame others for your own mistakes. “Do you want to be the wave or do you want to be the surfer?”
Write down all your goals and make sure to stay on track.