Jewish Journal

Success: A Very Curvy Path

By Samira Asemanfar

February 28, 2012 | 3:13 pm

When I was first started working, I constantly doubted myself. I had this belief that there was a way to do business, a skill that I simply did not have and needed to find, like a lost hair... read on

  • To Make [or Not to Make] The Most of It?

    By Samira Asemanfar

    February 22, 2012 | 12:15 am

    If an employee gives me their resignation and says they will stay for another two weeks, I usually do not want them even working in my company any more.

    Often, if I know someone is leaving, I also feel that they are probably not putting in the kind of effort at work that they should... read on

  • What Happens to Kids Who are Exposed to Entrepreneurship?

    By Samira Asemanfar

    February 13, 2012 | 11:05 pm

    What happens to kids who are exposed to entrepreneurship?
    Well, the hope is that there will be a permanent curiosity and a shift in perspective. The hope is that as kids they can start to look at the businesses they interact with daily and be curious as to how they operate, how they... read on

  • Are You Out of Your Mind?

    By Samira Asemanfar

    February 9, 2012 | 1:14 am

    When someone asks you “are you out of your mind?” it generally implies that you are crazy for the actions you are taking or thinking about taking. As an entrepreneur I highly encourage you to strive to be out of your mind, literally.

    Out of your mind.
    In the playing field taking... read on

  • The Truth About Giving

    By Samira Asemanfar

    February 7, 2012 | 12:53 am

    Giving is part of our lives. We give our work, our hearts, intellect, advice, money, gifts, time… the list goes on. Learning why we give, can give us insight into ourselves and help us grow. Be careful not to miss forms of giving that you may not be attuned to, such as giving the... read on




After graduating from the Marshall School of Business at USC in 2004, Samira Asemanfar of Los Angeles California joined KPMG, LLP as an internal auditor and SOX compliance...

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