… 7 novel ideas for organisations Imagine you are a frequent customer at your local supermarket in Accra. Each time you visit, the staff greet you warmly by name, remember your favourite products and even suggest new items based on your previous purchases. On one occasion, you had an issue...
By Daniel ODURO Journalism, a powerful calling, can touch lives and ignite transformative change when practiced with unwavering dedication. In Ghana, a journalist's career thrives on dependable sources—the lifeblood of the profession. Trustworthiness, safeguarding the anonymity of sources, and publishing stories without revealing confidential information are crucial. Mastering this art...
In the realm of global geopolitics and economic development, the relationship between China and Africa has emerged as one of the most dynamic and consequential of the 21st century. Central to this relationship is the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), a platform established in 2000 that has become the...
I was at the office when a lady came in to sell me an endowment insurance policy. I turned her down immediately, as I already had a few insurance policies and didn't want to take on more. However, she was persistent and continued to give me numerous reasons why...
By Ebenezer Ashley (PhD.) & Nana Ekua Agyepong-Boateng. Gold proved to be a unifier in medieval ages. For instance, King (2021) recalled the Spanish explorers, led by Hernan Cortes, the renowned Spanish Conquistador (Dowd, 2016) met the native people of South America when they first arrived in the “New World”...
Smishing—or SMS phishing—has become a common way for cybercriminals to abuse mobile users. Smishing texts try to get users to provide personal information or download malware. Understanding and fighting against smishing attacks is essential for personal and corporate security as mobile devices become ubiquitous.  Smishing is a sophisticated type...
…A metaphor for growth in life and business By Bernard Kelvin CLIVE Today, I want to share an interesting lesson I picked up from my kids a couple of months ago. Kids are really interesting to be with and if we pay attention to them, we will pick lots of teachable...
Dede Drives the Discourse: Hello, my name is Dede Nyansapo. I am an entrepreneur who also participates in Accra’s burgeoning gig economy as a driver. My love for meeting fascinating people and my curiosity about how they think usually places me in the midst of some very entertaining conversations. Invariably,...
... How top performers can conquer the second half of 2024 As we cross the midpoint of the year, entrepreneurs, managers, and high performers face a critical juncture. The initial momentum of January has waned, and the realities of the global business landscape have set in. Yet, this moment presents not...
By Isaac  FRIMPONG (Ph.D.) Whether you love it or detest it, technology continues to shape various aspects of our lives. The influence of this phenomenon has become increasingly important, especially on one of the enduring legacies of Ghanaian society: traditional support systems. These systems include family and community support groups...