Author archives: VivaGhana

African Piquant: The Lipstick & Entrepreneurship Workshop.

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We believe in Gender Equality as an organization working towards the Sustainable Development Goal 5 (SDG 5) and also towards vision 2030. We believe that both gender (male and female) should be given equal opportunities in business and political platforms. We want to see a lot of young women and men rise in the business world. We want to raise BOSS-LADIES fo[...]

HairMuse: The Corporate Appropirate Look for the Kinks

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Nothing has excited me about my hair than the natural hair journey I made up my mind to thread in my second year during my first degree years. Well I have a TWA as I write this but then I know my hair is definitely going to grow into a beautiful and enviable Afro. I must say it isn't an easy task for most of us naturalists if not all to maintain and rock th[...]

HM Young Achievers Summit 2017

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Social enterprises continue to grow in Ghana every year. Their impact is mostly  felt based on  the influence they have on the sustainable growth they achieve yearly in their respective industries. Entrepreneurship in Ghana has fueled employment opportunities and there is no doubt about that. It has encouraged the youth to become creative and innovative n[...]

Life Has No Price Tag!

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I once read the story of a man who had the habit of misplacing his watches. Times without number, he could not tell his time― he had misplaced his watch. To ‘heal’ this habit, a friend advised him, “Buy a very expensive watch!” He wondered how that could help. All the same, he paid heed to his friend’s counsel and bought the most expensive watch he could la[...]

What Buffet taught me about us

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WHAT BUFFET TAUGHT ME ABOUT US Have you attended any wedding or party recently? Well, I have. And… I have made a lot of observations of how we think and how it influences us to do the things we do. Generally, when people are asked to help themselves, observe how they indeed help themselves at the table. They will take almost a chunk of everything they [...]

If Life Moves, Move!

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IF LIFE MOVES, MOVE! Oftentimes when we are struck by ill events we least expected, we take ages to recover. Sometimes, it takes forever to get over a failed attempt at our business. It sometimes takes a pretty long time for us to come to terms with the fact that that relationship or marriage is no more. Fact is, some of us can wallow in tears for year[...]

Various African Designers Set To Celebrate Ghana At 60 At Accra Fashion Week With Massive Fashion Festival

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Accra Fashion Week 2017 is already set for 3-8th October, and this year, the organizers promise it's even going to be bigger than last years which saw the participation of 14 countries and even more foreign visitors to the country. The 2016 event pushed tremendous barriers and was the first of it's kind to hold 3 full days worth of fashion activities [...]

7 Reasons Student Leadership Is So Much More Than a Line on Your Resume

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Joining a student organization or some form of an extracurricular activity can be a fun way to stay active in campus life, but eventually there’s added pressure and expectations to move higher up in the hierarchy. When exec board elections come around, the decision to run for a position might reflect thoughts along the lines of “well I should probably do thi[...]