Episode 396: My 3 Biggest Lessons as an Entrepreneur – Zaakirah Muhammad

Do you wish you could jump ahead as an entrepreneur to gain experience and learn the important lessons on how to run your business?

In episode 396 of the Bokeh Podcast, Zaakirah Muhammad joins us to share the three biggest lessons she’s learned in the last 10 years as a professional photographer, and how those lessons have impacted her overall brand and services.

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About Zaakirah (3:18)

Customer Experience: Develop your relationships with your clients (10:17)

Technique for Time: Have a short to-do list and dedicate time for each task. (12:28)

Delegation/Outsourcing: Sales, Accounting, Systems, and Editing (15:51)

Book Recommendations: (19:12)
Nicole Walters podcast
Act Like a success Steve Harvey
Crushing It by Gary V
Secrets Trilogy by Russell
Jab Jab Jab Right Hook

Three Lessons (31:04)
1. Follow your purpose.
2. Practice fulfilling your passions.
3. Pivot when necessary.

Zaakirah’s Purpose: Storytelling (34:13)

Links
zaakirahnayyar.com
phocusedmediagroup.com
instagram.com/illuminousone
instagram.com/phocusedmediagroup
The Living Legacy Podcast – zaakirahnayyar.com/podcast
Seeing Life through a Different Lens – zaakirahnayyar.com/book
thephotocookout.com