Category : Ghana Thinks

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 3 days ago

Where you sit at work affects your performance

Bad behavior in the workplace is contagious. But a new study suggests that pairing workers together can boost productivity and profits.  Your office seating chart may hold the key to how happy and productive you are at work. Companies try to boost p...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 4 days ago

Shipping your goods to Ghana, what you must know

Back in 2005, when I shipped a container, it involved me showing up at the harbor with the agent, navigating various fees and finally opening the container. Much to the dismay of inspectors, I didn’t even have a car in it. What was I thinking wastin...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 4 days ago

How Kenya opposition lost last week's election

Kenya’s opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) members have been talking like a dazed boxer regaining consciousness after hours of resuscitation. They are assigning numerous reasons to the defeat, contrary to the leader’s refrain that the Alliance...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 5 days ago

Elizabeth Ohene writes: No dogs for me

I note that a Nigerian court recently cleared a man who had been charged with conduct likely to cause a breach of the peace for naming his dog after President Muhammadu Buhari. The man said he did it out of love: "I named my beloved pet dog, Buhari,...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 6 days ago

Nkrumah founded Ghana, Professor Mike Oquaye

The word found simply means to originate or establish something. King Osei Tutu I is given credit as the founder of Asante Kingdom because heretofore acephalous-like Asante society came under his political hegemony.  There was nothing like the Asant...