Archive for ‘Business’

ME FiRi GHANA SHARING A LOVE FOR THE HOMELAND TO THE WORLD

Arnold Sarfo Me Firi Ghana

 Arnold Sarfo Kantanka is an Entrepreneur that can literally say he's been there done there and made the T Shirts. He is truly passionate about Me FiRi Ghana, a brand that represents his Ghanaian heritage to the fullest. One thing he's clear to point out is that 'it's not Arnold's but a story that everyone can identify with'. Me FiRi Ghana is an organisation that allows individuals to share personal stories about Ghana and also provide platforms that connect Ghanaians. With many negative images associated with Africa in the media Me FiRi Ghana sets itself apart as reminder of its positive qualities as a nation whilst inspiring a generation to love Ghana. What began as a clothing line is now an Award Winning company with an innovative charity called the WAM Campaign.  This initiative enables travellers to Ghana to volunteer whilst on holiday during Christmas time. Arnold has a lot of lessons on branding, business and creativity which we can...

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LORRAINE WRIGHT IGNITING A GENERATION TO PRAISE & WORSHIP WITH UGCY

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Films are a powerful medium and for Lorraine Wright her vision of creating the UK's biggest University Gospel Choir Competition (UGCY) started with inspiration from the popular movie Sister Act 2 - Back in the Habit. Whilst at Brunel University she identified a gap in the market for University Choirs that needed opportunities to perform outside of their rehearsal rooms. This idea sparked a desire to research further and she discovered other University Choirs had the same dilemma.  It dawned on Lorraine as she the watched final scenes of the competition in Sister Act 2, that she thought why not recreate this in the UK. Driven by her passion for worship music Lorraine created a platform for University Choirs to perform and showcase their talents.

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DIVAS ON DEMAND FOCUS GROUP 18.03.13

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DivasOnDemand UK is a networking society which gather every other month to discuss various topics such as social issues, fashion, travel, relationships, current affairs, books,  and many more. On the 18th of this month they will be meeting up for their focus group and you guys are encouraged to join! Guest speakers will be Paris Petgrave CEO of  Kaleidoscope Education , Training and Recruitment Services Ltd. She will be joined by Counsellor and Life Coach Yvonne J Douglas.

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DENTAA REVEALS HOW SHE TURNED A DREAM INTO A REALITY WITH THE GUBA AWARDS

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Whoever said you had to stick to one trade clearly hasn't encountered the multi talented Dentaa. The CEO and Founder of the prestigious GUBA Awards (Ghana UK Bases Achievement Awards) is an Award winning Entrepreneur, Manager of an international footballer, TV Presenter and Producer. In the midst of all this Dentaa even recorded a Gospel album titled Wu Ye Nyame in 2005. Some would say that Dentaa's accomplishments are lifetime achievements but with her incredible work ethic it's apparent there's more greatness to come from this star studded lady.

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KENDE A NEW FASHION COLLECTION THAT PUTS A CREATIVE SPIN ON KENTE

KENDE Fashion

Who said traditional wear couldn't be trendy? Well feast your eyes on these artistic designs by Kende. Kende are an emerging creative fashion brand formed by brother and sister duo Daniella Asare and Basil Hanson who explore and embrace their ethnicity by combing traditional wear with a twist of modern art. The pair have partnered to create a highly stylized and unique fashion brand of innovative art pieces and garments, all of which where inspired from a recent family trip to Ghana. Read on for the TNBTMAG interview which is full of positivity and words of encouragement for all you dream chasers and budding fashion designers.

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DIVA’S ON DEMAND FOUNDER GIVES HER TOP TIPS ON MAKING IT BIG IN NETWORKING EVENTS

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Meet 24 year old Lexy Boahene.  She is a Go-getter and Founder of Diva’s on Demand, a networking society that is fast becoming one the of the leading networking platforms to engage Ladies from all ages, professions, cultures and backgrounds in the UK. Lexy's networking events have been making massive impacts on people's lives and she is now a nominee for A Woman for Africa Award and African Women in Europe Award.  Diva’s on Demand gather to discuss relevant and pressing concerns in our lives around social issues, relationships, current affairs, fashion, travel and more. Lexy is a young woman that is passionate about helping people to achieve their dreams and is dedicated to creating an environment for like-minded individuals to motivate each other to move forward in their lives. The Diva’s on Demand monthly meet up features inspirational and diverse guest speakers that impart valuable advice and share their life experiences...

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@YOUNGLADIESCLUB PRESENTS HIGH HEELS UPLIFTMENT, EMPOWERMENT & SUCCESS 22.02.13

Young Ladies Club High Heels Networking Event

All aspiring Boss Ladies should attend High Heels ~ Upliftment, Empowerment & Success, a fabulous networking evening hosted by The Young Ladies Club. It's a must for your diary if you're keen to gain crucial start-up advice and network with other ambitious ladies. The networking event takes place on Friday 22nd February with the aim of empowering and supporting young women to fulfill their destiny. The night will feature Mary Oluwawo, Entrepreneur and Chief Executive of  Papachichi Style. Mary is the owner of a unique mobile hairdressing company that specialize in professional weaves and hair services. Check out the site and amazing pics...

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TURN YOUR PASSION INTO YOUR PROFESSION – 5 STEPS TO MAKE IT BIG IN BUSINESS

Opy Onas Turn your passion into your profession business

'what is stopping me? There is a well known saying "If you want something you've never had, you must be willing to do something you've never done". So if you are ready to challenge yourself to reach new levels in business its going to take a mindset of determination, a positive spirit and a well thought out plan of execution. In this article Opy Onas Business Coach, Key Note Speaker and Author of How to Turn Your Passion into Your Profession  breaks down the top 5 things required to Make it Big in Business.

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EVENT: THE PASSION TO PROFESSION BOOT CAMP – START 2013 ON A HIGH

Opy Onas Passion 2 Profession

After a sold out book launch for Turn Your Passion into Your Profession at the House of Commons, Author and Key Note Speaker Opy Onas will be hosting an intensive Practical workshop; The Passion to Profession Boot Camp - Start 2013 on a High. The exciting Boot Camp will take place on the 30th January and will include a panel of experts that will present  how you can make money doing what you actually love! We couldn't think of anything better?! So if your dream is to launch your business this year or take it to another level you certainly don't want to miss this opportunity to learn from experienced entrepreneurs in the industry and network with key movers and shakers in the business world.

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EVENT: TURN YOUR PASSION INTO YOUR PROFESSION BOOK LAUNCH

Opy Onas

There is a saying that goes 'Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.'  We spend about one third of the day at work so it makes sense to enjoy what you do right? If you're fed up of clock watching at your job then Opy Onas' new book Turn Your Passion into Your Profession, is just the ticket to developing a career of your own. Turn Your Passion into Your Profession provides a step by step guide for finding an idea and turning that gem into a business venture. So if you have a passion that you'd love to make your full time profession then head down to the official book launch taking place at the House of Commons on the 5th of November. Opy will be explaining the

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NEWS: CLAUD WILLIAMS PRESENTS ‘THE IMPERFECT PROJECT’

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  It's been almost two years since TNBT  had the privilege to meet the ambitious Claud Williams. In this time the dream chasing Photographer and Entrepreneur has been busy taking his business ventures to new heights, launching a photography studio as well as building his team known as the Cosmic Empire. Through this new initiative 'The Imperfect Project', the talented creative reveals some of the real life experiences he has faced setting up a new business. The advice is great for anyone in the process or beginning a business of their own...

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REVIEW: YOUNG LADIES CLUB PRESENTS HIGH HEELS

High Heels

Young entrepreneurs are taking over; they’re known as the young leaders filled with confidence, wisdom and a staggering amount of fearlessness. So watch out ladies and gents as I introduce a young entrepreneur who is leading women to their success story. Meet the Founder and Director of Young Ladies Club, 24 year old Hannah Oyewole.

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