With the rise in deaf-owned businesses, younger and aspirant members of the deaf community are now more eager towards exploring their options in the world of entrepreneurship.  With business role models such as Shezad Nawab, it is a great time for deaf entrepreneurs to begin building their dreams.  

The development in technology and available resources has made it possible for deaf entrepreneurs to be able to take up the challenge of opening a new business with more choices than ever before.  With the right human resource and technology, deaf entrepreneurs can start their own business, whether it’s a bakery down the street or an accounting firm.  

Shezad has been working for more than 15 years promoting available communication and supporting the rights of the deaf community.  He has offered speaking services to thousands of professionals and conducted workshops and effective presentations.  His labours have left an impact not only in the deaf community but also in the business world. 

For deaf individuals, the road to entrepreneurship is essential.  It’s more like a lonely adventure with myriad uncertainties.  Marketing your skills and selling your idea seems like a greater challenge.  Shezad provides an innovative approach for entrepreneurs to take their business to the next level and build the capacity for other deaf entrepreneurs.  His expertise includes:

  • Branding

  • Sales and Marketing

  • Management Structure

  • Investment Pitch

  • Board Leadership

  • Growth Equity

  • Business Cycle

  • Market and Industry Know-How 

His initiative aims to bridge the economic gap between the deaf and rest of the business community through empowerment, advocacy, and resource linking.  His mission is to break through the language barriers improving professional and social prospects for individuals who are deaf – while upholding exceptional working relations with the business realm.  He has gained experience and skills while working alongside his parents in their businesses.  He strives to solve the ordinary issues faced by start-ups such as lack of management structure.  His devotion and persistence helped him work his way up the ladder and he was awarded the MBE for his services to the business industry.  

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