Archive for ‘Making it Big’

NEW MUSIC FROM @GUVNAB FEAT @CANTONJONES & @VICKYTOLA ‘SEND A WAVE’

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When Guvna B releases new music we can always expect something fresh, positive and catchy. His new track 'Send a Wave' features a mean chorus from Vicky Tola and a complimentary hook from American Gospel Artist Canton Jones. The inspirational new single acknowledges his entry into the mainstream while asserting his faith at the heart centre of all he does.  Always open with his musical style the song almost plays like an open letter to his fans and puts any haters in their place. Check out the audio which has great production from Mr Victizzle on the beat!

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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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HANNAH OYEWOLE PRESENTS ‘I DARE YOU’ THE BOOK LAUNCH 30.03.13

I Dare You Book Launch

I Dare You is a concept by Motivational Speaker  Hannah Oyewole that's all about being bold, rising up and stepping into your purpose.  I Dare You inspires us to have the courage to live out your dreams and this powerful message has now been produced into a book. If you want to be part of something truly inspirational then get involved with this amazing launch featuring the energetic Peak Performance Coach Action Jackson as host.

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ELIZA JOY IS 6 YEARS OLD AND HER LOVE FOR LITERATURE HAS MADE HER THE STAR AUTHOR OF TWO BOOKS

Eliza Joy

Eliza Joy's story is not one you hear of everyday that's what makes it so special. At just 6 years old she is internationally published and the author of two books The Yellow Dolphin and The Blue Monkey. One book tells the story of a yellow dolphin who learns to be in the right place at the right time and the other is about a blue monkey who learns to tell the truth. Eliza Joy has great lessons to share with other children and adults through her imaginative stories published by Author House. The young, bright girl comes from a very supportive family and is the eldest to her three brothers. She 'love's stories' and her firm favourite book is the Bible. Usually when boredom kicks in for most youngster's, playing games or with toys is the likeliest solution but for Eliza Joy she used her passion for writing stories and generated two books which have strong...

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

Dentaa Guba Awards

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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@CHALEBOYTHEPOET GIFTED WITH POEMS, PEFORMANCE & THE POWER OF WORDS

Chaley Boy Poet, Vocals & Verses

Guys meet ChaleBoy The Poet. To most of you, he needs no formal introduction! You may have seen him perform at your university or even at your church with his imaginative style of poetry which he delivers through engaging narrative stories. Or perhaps you have had the pleasure of attending one of his events' for Vocals and Verses, a night showcasing the best in poetry and soul lifting music performances. One thing's for sure, ChaleBoy The Poet is a familiar face but all for the right reasons, his talent.  Standing over 6ft this Poet flies the flag for Ghana (ChaleBoy). He is constantly breaking boundaries with his gift of words. This guy is an absolute wordsmith. TNBT MAG managed to sit him down to find out a little bit more about what makes him tick. Oh boi you have to read it to believe it. Check it out!

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CLAUDIA-LIZA ARMAH SHARES HOW TO BREAK INTO BROADCASTING IN A DIGITAL AGE

Claudia Liza Armah BBC3 60 seconds Presenter

We have an awesome interview with the delightful and diligent Claudia-Liza Armah. For those who are not familiar with the name, Claudia is a news broadcaster on BBC3’s 60 seconds news bulletin.  Her inspiring story gives young people the courage to step up and pursue their dreams using the little resources that some may take for granted.  Take notes as she takes us on a journey from humble beginnings to national TV screen. You are bound to find pearls of wisdom along the way. And oh yes,  she is Ghanaian! Woop Woop!

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IMMANUEL PARRY SETS THE RECORD STRAIGHT ON LIFE AS A FOOTBALLER

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When it comes to the associations of  a footballer player it's likely that money, WAGS, a glam lifestyle and often times some dodgy hair cuts spring to mind! But dedicated Immanuel Parry of the under 21's Stoke City football club talks about the importance of faith, fitness and having the necessary skills to make it far in football. He also describes the realities of sacrificing for the game that he loves. To become a football player is a common dream for many young men and in this TNBTMAG interview, 19 year old Immanuel  explains  what it takes to really make it as a professional in the highly competitive sport...

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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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VICTIZZLE ‘TIME TO SHINE’ MUSIC VIDEO FEATURING LOLA GODHELD

Prepare to be amazed by Victizzle's official music video for the latest single 'Time to Shine' featuring Lola Godheld. The high energy video features bold lighting and dazzling dance moves. The quick editing of 'Time to Shine' intercuts between strong freestyle dancing, Vic rapping and a star-studded performance from Lola Godheld. The empowering track is a great new single from Victizzle and is his first release from the long-awaited sophomore album due for release this spring. 'Time to Shine'  is an awesome song and we're loving it's motivational vibe as well as the glossy look of the video directed by The June Brothers. We're looking forward to more music  from Victizzle and his team, these guys are going far!  

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BEING SINGLE IS NOT A CURSE SAYS @HANOYEWOLE

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If you've got Valentine's Day blues there's no need! Motivational Speaker, Entrepreneur and Young Ladies Club Founder Hannah Oyewole presents this great inspirational video reminding us why we should embrace singleness. This is an exclusive series to help singles who are in their season of waiting on their potential mate. Check out the video which will challenge our ideas about the single life.

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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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