5 hours a week

All it takes is 5 hours a week!

Nov 9, 2015

We all see the Instagram posts that tell us we have the same amount of hours in the day as “insert successful person here”, so you should be successful. These posts annoy the hell out of me.

I mean technically they are true, but like anyone older lecturing us about stuff we haven’t even done yet, I just roll my eyes.

OK, we could be doing more with our day. I get it! But it’s not that easy to just wave a magic wand and say, poof — now I’ll be productive.Continue Reading

working in ghana is hard

The Two Hardest Parts About Doing Business In Ghana

Sep 6, 2015

Ghana is a great place to set up a company and start working. You don’t need a lot to set up a nice life and be comfortable here, however nothing is easy. These are just two things that have been the hardest in my opinion.

  1. Finding good employees is near impossible.

Look back at my article about four lessons i learnt from my job you will remember how i mentioned that Ghanaians tend to work because they need to not because they want to. This means that you get people who aren’t passionate about their work, but just do the bare minimum to survive (again this is my experience so calm down). Continue Reading