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. .

July 15, 2021
Why it's important to speak up in meetings

Encourage everyone to speak up

When you host a meeting, do you notice that some participants contribute more than others? We all think and act differently in meetings. Some people feel […]
June 30, 2021

The value of a growth mindset

What type of mindset do you have? In her seminal book, Mindset, psychologist and Stanford Professor Carol Dweck discussed two types of mindset: a fixed mindset […]
June 22, 2021
Innovation

Can you teach innovation?

In business, innovation is essential. When entrepreneurs innovate, they invent new products, create new marketing strategies, and find new solutions to age old problems. In fact, […]
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.

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.