In this weeks episode Halimah is joined by her guest Sarah Kahn. Sarah Khan is a Professional Speaker, Trainer & Advocate Sarah shares a few of her personal stories as a covered muslim woman living in a Post 9/11 society and "Why Empowering More Muslims to Share their Stories" is so important. She also reveals 3 specific strategies for effective communication.
Sarah has presented keynotes and workshops for various organizations in the U.S., Middle East and India, that include Kiwanis, Rotary Club, Imamia Medics, Toastmasters, Muslim American Professionals, MAS Convention, Muslim Women Speakers, Islamic Centers of Bolingbrook, IL, Naperville, IL, and Wheaton, IL , Bank of America, MCC San Diego, The Shura Council of Southern California, Discover Islam, Ford India Pvt Ltd., Infosys Ltd., 7 Dimensions and Taj Business Hub, India.
Sarah's ongoing work in engaging local communities in confronting Islamophobia, and as an advocate for empathy, has attracted invitations as a guest speaker at various venues. These include schools across Southern California, churches, synagogues, mosques, TEDx, Al Jazeera’s AJ+, Jubilee Project Media News Company and local newspapers. She has also been asked to appear as a guest on local television and radio stations and has been featured in Forbes Magazine, Muslims of America and on the cover of the Toastmasters Magazine .
Sarah was named one of the top 30 public speakers of the world in 2012, as recognized by Toastmasters International. Sarah is the co-author of Hidi Lee's "Sexy with No Boundaries".
Be sure to stay connected with Sarah on IG, Youtube and LinkedIn. Also read her article "Tie Your Camel First, Then Court Change" where she shares more of her story she shared on our podcast.
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