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August 17, 2017

Mikaiferlux Founder on Building the Foremost African Lingerie Brand from Scratch

Tell us about yourself. My name is Shamim Mikaifer. I am a happy outgoing person. All my friends call me Mimi. My parents are from Uganda […]
August 16, 2017

There is no perfect way to “Mother”

I never knew I could love someone more than I love myself. I didn’t think it was possible for every waking moment to be about another […]
August 14, 2017

On Being Female – Unlearning Shame

The older I get the more I learn the need to unlearn things that do not serve me. Until I got married and had babies, I […]

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August 17, 2017

Mikaiferlux Founder on Building the Foremost African Lingerie Brand from Scratch

Tell us about yourself. My name is Shamim Mikaifer. I am a happy outgoing person. All my friends call me Mimi. My parents are from Uganda […]
August 16, 2017

There is no perfect way to “Mother”

I never knew I could love someone more than I love myself. I didn’t think it was possible for every waking moment to be about another […]
August 14, 2017

On Being Female – Unlearning Shame

The older I get the more I learn the need to unlearn things that do not serve me. Until I got married and had babies, I […]
August 8, 2017

Do your children have to suffer because you are a Mumpreneur?

I know how easy it is to work, work, work, when you are at home especially when you have a deadline. Sometimes, the phrase “do not […]
August 7, 2017

Baby Number Two – What If I Only Want One?

I think being an only child can be likened to being left-handed. People think your situation is the weird one, the abnormal. We can’t have conversations […]

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August 17, 2017

Mikaiferlux Founder on Building the Foremost African Lingerie Brand from Scratch

Tell us about yourself. My name is Shamim Mikaifer. I am a happy outgoing person. All my friends call me Mimi. My parents are from Uganda […]
July 31, 2017

Help! My spouse is not supportive of my business.

You know usually, a job is from 9-5 but a business is from dawn to dusk. As mumpreneurs, we have to juggle the many responsibilities we […]
December 23, 2016

How to bring your winning business idea to life

Before we dive into this, let me say here that ideas are a dime a dozen, they are as cheap as they come. The difference really […]
December 19, 2016

How to generate winning business ideas  – Five simple strategies

Someone once said to me, when I was having second thoughts about leaving full time employment – “Two things are certain, you will either leave your […]
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