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[MaGIC Webinar] Business Beyond Profits: Best Practices in Innovation & Sustainability

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[MaGIC Webinar] Business Beyond Profits: Best Practices in Innovation & Sustainability

In light of the ongoing Movement Control Order (MCO) and MaGIC’s recent survey having conclusive data that only 2.9% of start-ups are confident in surviving through MCO - MaGIC will be bringing you its Webinar series, a platform for online live sessions with industry experts and entrepreneurs to shed light on the various ways to strategise and thrive in a time of crisis, such as the one brought about by the COVID-19.

Each topic in the series will dive into the different areas of business and offer tools and insights for business sustainability, followed by a Q&A session. We at MaGIC will strive to provide a platform of support for our entrepreneurs as best we can.

The Session

The world is ever-changing and incorporating innovation and sustainability into business strategies is inevitable and no longer an option. Developing sustainability is essential to a successful business, especially in the long run. Join Zarina Ismail in this webinar session and gain insight on turning ideas into opportunities, integrating sustainability and innovation into business strategies and understanding the importance of having a sustainable and innovative business model.

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Zarina Ismail Tom

A litigation lawyer since 1998 and a laundrepreneur since 2008, Zarina Ismail Tom is the founder of Drop&Wash, an Eco-Friendly Wet Clean chain in Klang Valley which has been rated as Top 10 Global Best Practice Awards in Frankfurt 2016 and 2018 by CINET, the European International Committee for Professional Textile Care. Drop & Wash is the pioneer of the Lagoon Woolmark Wet Cleaning system in Malaysia and has since obtained the Social Enterprise Accreditation by MaGIC as a certified Social Business due to its environmentally friendly nature and B40 group employment policies. Zarina has a vast network and public relations connections from corporate sectors to NGOs, charitable groups and government sectors. She now spends her time nurturing younger entrepreneurs and college students, advising on sustainable and innovative Beyond Profits business model.

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[MaGIC Webinar] Business Beyond Profits: Best Practices in Innovation & Sustainability

May 18, 2020 3:00 PM

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4:00 pm

Online Webinar

Free

Register Now

In light of the ongoing Movement Control Order (MCO) and MaGIC’s recent survey having conclusive data that only 2.9% of start-ups are confident in surviving through MCO - MaGIC will be bringing you its Webinar series, a platform for online live sessions with industry experts and entrepreneurs to shed light on the various ways to strategise and thrive in a time of crisis, such as the one brought about by the COVID-19.

Each topic in the series will dive into the different areas of business and offer tools and insights for business sustainability, followed by a Q&A session. We at MaGIC will strive to provide a platform of support for our entrepreneurs as best we can.

The Session

The world is ever-changing and incorporating innovation and sustainability into business strategies is inevitable and no longer an option. Developing sustainability is essential to a successful business, especially in the long run. Join Zarina Ismail in this webinar session and gain insight on turning ideas into opportunities, integrating sustainability and innovation into business strategies and understanding the importance of having a sustainable and innovative business model.

How does it work?

  • 30-40 minutes presentation
  • 20-30 minutes Q&A

Key takeaways

  • Turning ideas into opportunities
  • Devising new sources of income and pivoting your business
  • Future-proof your SE and mitigate loss
  • Importance of sustainable and innovative business model
  • Emphasise on empathy and doing business beyond profit

Speaker Profile

Zarina Ismail Tom

Founder of Drop&Wash

A litigation lawyer since 1998 and a laundrepreneur since 2008, Zarina Ismail Tom is the founder of Drop&Wash, an Eco-Friendly Wet Clean chain in Klang Valley which has been rated as Top 10 Global Best Practice Awards in Frankfurt 2016 and 2018 by CINET, the European International Committee for Professional Textile Care. Drop & Wash is the pioneer of the Lagoon Woolmark Wet Cleaning system in Malaysia and has since obtained the Social Enterprise Accreditation by MaGIC as a certified Social Business due to its environmentally friendly nature and B40 group employment policies. Zarina has a vast network and public relations connections from corporate sectors to NGOs, charitable groups and government sectors. She now spends her time nurturing younger entrepreneurs and college students, advising on sustainable and innovative Beyond Profits business model.

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