S arwar Khawaja is a multiple award winning British Pakistani sociopreneur, serial entrepreneur, philanthropist and community activist. Khawaja is Chairman of Akhuwat UK Trust. Akhuwat is the world’s largest interest-free microfinance organization that has been supporting more than four million underprivileged people in Pakistan to emerge out of poverty with dignity in the last 16 years by disbursing approx. $500 million dollars loans. .

March 22, 2021
The Extra Mile

Go The Extra Mile in Education, Life and Work

Going the extra mile means surpassing expectations – not just by ticking all the boxes, but by completing additional goals that can help you to achieve even more.
March 12, 2021
Conversations

Meaningful Conversations Matter

Meaningful conversations are important for learning, and for our personal and professional relationships.
March 5, 2021
Spelling Errors

The Power of Proofreading

The way we write has changed in recent years. More of us use social media, which is making writing a more immediate, time sensitive process. But […]
February 25, 2021
Space Satellite

From students to space entrepreneurs

As the Mars Perseverance Rover landed on the red planet earlier in February, we all received an important reminder that space exploration could revolutionise the world of business education.
February 22, 2021
Mental Health

Addressing Mental Health in Higher Education

With more UK higher education students reporting a mental health condition, it's important for colleges and universities to act.
February 16, 2021
Languages

Can A Second Language Improve Learning for Mature Students?

Ongoing research shows it's becoming clear that learning a second language can be particularly beneficial for mature students.
February 12, 2021
Hands Raised in the Classroom

What is psychological safety?

Psychological safety is an important concept that all of us in the education and business world need to be aware of.
February 8, 2021
Light Bulb

How to Think Creatively

Both in education and in business, the ability to think creatively is invaluable. It’s how we grow as individuals, and how we develop as a world. It’s how we overcome challenges, and how we reach new heights, both individually and collectively.

Sarwar's bio


Sarwar Khawaja is a British educationist, thought leader, sociopreneur and philanthropist. He is Honorary Professor of Business Management in the Department of International Business at the Małopolska J.Dietl University in Krakow, Poland.