Episode 50, the last episode for 2014. Wow! We made it, alhamdulilah. In this special episode, we take you behind the scenes of Muslim Life Hackers and let you in our 2014 year in review discussion. Disclaimer: This episode is not like our ordinary episodes and for that reason – we recommend this listen for serious Muslim Life Hackers fans only
We know that who we are is the sum of our closest friends and companions, so when you have someone influential in your life that just seems to drag you down, it is important to identify the toxic relationship and start to deal with it before it affects you further. In this episode, Maheen talks […]
Do you love the internet but have troubles reading a book? learning? concentrating? In this episode, Mifrah speaks about what the Internet is Doing to Your Mind based on the book ‘The Shallows’ by Nicholas Carr.
Mifrah and Maheen interview Hamza Tzortzis on the topics of; success, mindset, thinking and planning for your future, plus much more! Hamza Tzortzis is a prominent speaker, researcher and writer on Islam, politics and Western/Islamic thinking and philosophy. He has lectured and taught workshops worldwide for institutes such as iERA, AlKauthar Institute and IOU.
We all have events, situations and circumstances that we just wish didn’t exist. Things that plague our mind that we wish we could forget, but the thoughts keep coming back! Decisions that we have made, for which we pray and hope that the next day when we wake up could have been a […]
Mifrah speaks about her Hajj 2014 experiences and life lessons with Maheen.
Do you find yourself having troubles getting things done because you are unable to focus on the work at hand? Do you have find yourself having a low attention span? In this podcast, Mifrah discusses how you can get things done despite all this.
Mifrah interviews Umm Zakiyyah about finding ones ‘Authentic Self’! Highlights from the show:
Maheen talks about the negative effects of watching too much TV and how to cut it out of your life for good!
Mifrah speaks about the Victim Mentality, what it is, its downsides and tips on how to overcome it.
Maheen interviews Br Omar Usman on the fiqh of social media, a faith based guide to navigating the social media lifestyle. In this interview, you will hear about the things that are not so commonly spoken about on social media – Including the good, the bad and the ugly. Omar Usman is a founding member […]
Low self esteem? We have all been there. Our perception of self worth is extremely important to how we conduct ourselves within life and can influence our behaviours as well. When you are feeling low, it can be like nothing is right with your life. In this podcast Maheen talks about understanding self esteem, the […]
Do you struggle to wake up for the Fajr prayer? In this podcast, Mifrah gives practical tips on how you can wake up for Fajr & become a Fajr champion!
With so much negativity engulfing the world, the ability to remain optimistic is even more important! Maheen Talks about why optimism matters, how we can asses our character, what Islam says about the topic and gives you 4 neat tips to get you started with optimism
Mifrah interviews Sh Musleh Khan on the topic of the 10 days of Dhul Hijjah to give us a practical guide on how to approach this special time of year. Sh Musleh further explains the importance of the 10 days and highlights why we should really utilise them to help us in this life and […]
Do you find your life consumed by social media? Are struggling to find a balance? In this episode, I give you some tips on how to use social media and still live a life outside it!
In this episode, I talk about listening; the benefits, importance and six strategies to get you on the road to better listening skills. We live in an increasingly noisy world where everyone has something to say, and to get your message across, it is even more important be someone who listens!
In Episode 33, Mifrah gives tips on how to increase in khusho (concentration/tranquility) during prayer.
There are two types of thinkers in the world. Which one are you? We have all heard about having an abundance mentality and scarcity mentality. We may have even met people who have these characteristics, but what does it really mean to have an abundance mentality, and how does it impact you? In this episode […]
Mifrah speaks about idleness, what’s wrong with it and what you can do if you find yourself falling into it.
We have all been there, you have so much to do and so little time. It seems like people are asking you to do more and more and you have agreed even though you know you shouldn’t have. You’re overcommitted. In this ever expanding world of ours, we are continuously exposed opportunities and they just […]
The Muslim Life Hackers Team would like to wish you a big Eid Mubarak! May Allah (swt) accept all your deeds from Ramadan Don’t forget to fill out our feeback form! You can find it here: http://muslimlifehackers.com/feedback
The Best 10 Nights of the Year aka the last 10 nights of Ramadan are about to start. Alhamdulilah, there are many amazing reminders out there online to help you make the most out of it but there is 1 thing that I believe you must do during the last 10 nights of Ramadan. In this […]
Time flies and so does our life. In this episode I am going to be talking about reevaluating your life this Ramadan. Ramadan is a blessed month and there is no better time to reconnect with your goals and get some perspective on where you are in life. We all need a little direction, so […]
Once upon a time there lived a group of people who weren’t the most civilised, they were superstitious, engaged in strange practices and generally were not regarded by the world at the time but then things changed after a man amongst them was given a divine guidance. This man was no other than our Prophet (saw) and […]
We have all heard amazing stories about how dua has changed peoples’ lives in incredible ways. But have you ever wondered what it is about dua that makes it so special? And how do you use it effectively? In this podcast I explain how YOU can use dua to take your life to another level […]
Ramadan is on it’s way! It is a time for spirituality, eman and rekindling a connection with our Lord. But do you ever get into the month and wish you had done some things in advance? In this episode I talk about why it is important to prepare in advance in order to make the […]
Have you ever wondered WHY you can’t kick the bad habit of being late? You may have the best intention to be on time and even believe that you have everything under control but you still end up late! In this Podcast, I explain why you may be having difficulties being on time and I […]
Have you ever forgotten someone’s name, or a number? Maybe you want to memorize a speech or prepare for an exam, but lack confidence in your memory? Have you always wanted a better memory? You need to check out this weeks podcast! Maheen talks about one memory technique that will have you remembering on and […]
Being late once in a while, be it an emergency or a situation completely out of your control is one thing but what about if it’s habitual? You always seem to be find yourself being late for everything? If that sounds familiar to you then check out this week’s podcast. In the first of the […]
In this episode I talk about the once king of productivity, yes you guessed it, multitasking. Do you find yourself, doing hundreds of things at once, all in the name of saving time? Got the phone in one hand a book in another, while you are driving to work and and scoffing down breakfast? How […]
In this podcast Mifrah talks about one thing in your life that if you do it then you will find in your life, more time, focus, energy and happiness! What is this one thing? Listen to the podcast & find out!
In this episode Maheen discusses the best investment we can make, which is investing in self education. Often times we see ourselves investing in things that will turn a financial profit for us, but why don’t we take time and put aside money to nurture our minds? Maheen shares 4 reasons why YOU need to […]
In this episode Mifrah speaks about what to do when things don’t go according to plan. So you have all these plans in place…but things didn’t go so well. So not only did you waste the time but you felt like a failure :/ Lets say you woke up really late one day, when you […]
Maheen discusses how anger a seemingly normal emotion can eat up and destroy our lives. How is it this one emotion takes control or our character? This podcast includes a recap on ‘Anger Management – Part 1‘ and goes on to discuss strategies to help get our anger under control. In this episode you […]
Maheen discusses all things anger management. Feel like an angry little monster? Find yourself fuming at even the littlest things? Or maybe you just want to be more chill? This podcast delves into how we as humans express anger through different ways and methods and the importance of being aware of yourself. In […]
Mifrah discusses 3 profound life lessons she took when she went ice skating… yes, that’s right, Ice Skating! Sometimes we can find wisdom in the most unlikely places. Check it out. In this episode you will learn: What to do when you fall down in life Opening the door to opportunities People are more […]
Mifrah discusses all things perfectionism. Sometimes we set the bar too high, ask for too much and expect the gold standard. High expectation can be good but on the other hand they can bring you down. Real down. In this podcast we address what perfectionism is and how to tackle it if you find it […]
Maheen talks about the habits of happiness in this episode. We all want more happiness within our lives, and look for it constantly whether in material things or experiences. In this episode we discuss how this emotion impacts our lives and how to get more of it! In This Episode, you will learn: Why knowing […]
Maheen speaks about narcissism, its traits and ways to improve if you recognise these traits in yourself. Why character is important What are the traits of a narcissist Tips on how to improve if you see narcissistic traits within yourself Action Point: Do you see some of these traits within yourself? Next time you catch yourself implement one […]
Mifrah discusses the insights she took from the book Salt, Sugar, Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us by Michael Moss. Prepare to be surprised! About the Book: In this No. New York Time Bestseller, Michael Moss reveals how the processed food industry uses salt, sugar, and fat to make you addicted to their […]
In this Podcast episode Maheen Malik will be talking about motivation and what to do when we are lacking it. Why it is important to know about motivation How we experience motivation Steps on how to stick to your goals when you lack motivation Action Point: Take a look at your goals, are you lacking […]
In this Podcast episode Mifrah Mahroof talks about why you need to put yourself first and why it is important to do so. In This Episode, you will learn: Why it is important to put yourself first The benefits of putting yourself first 3 steps on how to get started
In this Podcast episode Maheen Malik talks all about powerful body language and how you can use it effectively. In This Episode, you will learn: Why is body language important How does your body language effect others and you When to use effective body language 5 steps on better body language
In this Podcast Mifrah Mahroof answers a question from the Muslim Life Hacker Community and discusses how to utilise your mornings when you don’t have any commitments or a to do list. In This Episode, you will learn: Ideas on what to do in your mornings How to take action on projects in the mornings
In this Podcast Mifrah and Maheen catch up with Sr. Zohra Sarwari and talk about all things leadership, vision, talents and goals In this episode, you will learn: Why it is important to leave behind a legacy. How do I find my talents in order to leave a legacy? What is a key quality of […]
Mifrah Mahroof explains why habits are important and explains an easy way to pick one up. In This Episode, you will learn: Why Habits are Important The Easy Way to Pick One Up Examples on How to Get Started
In this podcast Maheen Malik talks about the importance of mornings and how to become a morning person In this Episode, you will learn: The benefits of the morning Why using your mornings is essential for a productive day 6 steps on how to become a morning person
In this podcast Mifrah speaks about journalling, why to journal and how to get started today! In this Episode, you will learn: Why to Journal How to Get Started About Online Journalling Websites
In this episode of the Muslim Life Hackers Podcast, Maheen Malik explains to us why reading is important and presents us with tips on how to read a Non-Fiction Book. You will learn: Why Reading is Important for Muslim Life Hackers 5 steps on How to Read a Non Fiction Book